Perched atop the roof of a hospital in Cremona, Italy, the birthplace of the Stradivarius violin, virtuoso Lena Yokoyama elevates the spirits of local healthcare workers stretched to the limits in their ongoing efforts to aid citizens impacted by COVID-19.

Ms. Yokoyama’s proud performance is but one prominent example of how people the world over are using the transformative power of the arts to heal troubled hearts affected by the pandemic.

You can read more about this event and enjoy a video of Ms. Yokoyama’s moving artistry by clicking here.