Watch this pianist absolutely nail the Mario theme (including sound effects)

10 August 2016, 12:01

mario theme piano

Koji Kondo’s music for the classic Super Mario games is a constant source of fodder for the internet, but this is one of the best we’ve seen.

By ingeniously working out how to play the special effects noises on piano, curiously-named Facebook person Lord Vinheteiro has made his version of the Mario theme extra-nerdy:

Bonus points for including the invincibility theme, and for having a bash at the ‘going into a pipe’ noise.

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