This is still hands-down the greatest orchestra prank in history

1 April 2016, 11:58

violin smash prank

It’s April Fool’s Day, and frankly there are a lot of weak jokes flying about. So here’s a classic.

We’ve all had bad rehearsals. We’ve all become frustrated at our conductors. Conversely, conductors can sometimes have rage issues when their musicians just aren’t co-operating.

Enough preamble. This is awesome:

Classic FM Apps

Get the Classic FM app for iPhone, iPad and Android - now with HD audio

rune brodahl horn player

Joyous: this horn player absolutely lets rip during a ballet performance

Backstreet Boys in the style of Bach

The Backstreet Boys' 'I Want It That Way' in the style of a Bach Allemande

Sunshine

Quiz: Answer these questions and we'll tell you what your ultimate summer banger is