What is this?
Sometimes a really special piece of engineering comes along and recreates an instrument in a spectacular way. The instrument you’re watching in the video above is actually a 100-year-old vintage grand piano that has been brought back to life by some very creative musicians.
Who are they?
The grand piano had been fitted with 20 instruments that can all be played using the keys of the piano. The musicians behind this interesting invention are a Ukrainian band called Brunettes Shoot Blondes. They’re an indie rock band based in Kiev, Ukraine, that formed at the beginning of 2010. In the video, they’re playing their own original song called “Houston”.
Learn more about this piano
In the video below from DW Euromaxx, you can learn more about this 20 instrument mini-orchestra from what instruments it contains to the idea behind the creation.
The band had their first rise to fame in September 2014 for an animated music video to their song “Knock Knock”. Their creative iphone/ipad video to their original song “Knock Knock” has reached over 26 million views on Youtube. You can watch it in the video below.
Brunettes Shoot Blondes consists of four musicians called: