This video about being a classical musician will make you shout ‘THIS IS ME’

20 April 2016, 10:25

how to be classical musician video

Find out how to become a classical musician in this hilarious (and frighteningly true) new video.

The clever folks at CBC Music put together this toe-curlingly accurate guide for how to become a classical musician, and it’s making us reassess our life choices.

From the viola jokes to the self-combusting music stand, this is pretty much us distilled into four minutes.

Nicely played.

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