Watch this perfect mash-up of Rachmaninov and Ed Sheeran and feel your heart melt
1 March 2018, 11:00
It turns out Rachmaninov’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini goes perfectly with the melody from Ed Sheeran’s blockbuster hit ‘Perfect’
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Rachmaninov was a great Russian pianist and composer of the 20th century, Ed Sheeran is one of the 21st century’s best-selling artist.
But it turns out Rachmaninov’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini goes perfectly with Ed Sheeran’s ‘Perfect’.
The brilliant young pianist Ji Liu created his own mash-up of the two works. And amazingly, these two famous melodies work really well together.
Both Ji Liu and Ed Sheeran are nominated for a Global Award – you can watch the whole ceremony live from the Eventim Hammersmith Apollo tonight from 7.30pm right here.
Ji Liu's latest album, Fire and Water, is out now.