A horn player fell asleep in the middle of a concert and we are in awe

21 November 2017, 16:34

Have you ever been so tired you’ve fallen asleep in the middle of a symphony orchestra?

Sure, we’ve all felt a little bit tired at work. But when your job is playing the French horn in a massive symphony orchestra, chances are you’re not going to fall asleep. Or are you?

This 2009 video of a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's 'Capriccio Espagnol', captured by Nicolae Bivol. And check out 0:50 for a super-fast reaction save from colleague on the right.