Why "The Shirtless Violinist" ditched his shirt

He's an acclaimed violinist who says classical music should be sexy.

Matthew Olshefski might be better known as YouTube’s Shirtless Violinist, a classically trained musician who combines the violin with sex appeal and a splash of humor. In August 2016 Matthew channeled his passion for music into a sexy, shirtless performance of a Katy Perry song. The cover video was set against beautiful backdrops along the Pacific Coast and the idea immediately caught on.

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