Yup, you read it right. A robot that can play the violin.
Last Dec. 6, 2007 Toyota unveiled to the press their violin playing humanoid robot. It is 5 foot tall, all white and can play the violin using its mechanical fingers and arms.
Toyota president, Katsuaki Watanabe, announced that the Japanese car giant will pursue research and developments in the robotics industry that would be helpful in our daily lives.
source : yahoo news