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9 December 2016, 11:49
It’s a special level of music geekiness that results in using a squeaky chair to play a top note in a Wagner horn line.
These enterprising horn players took time out from a rehearsal to incorporate a new instrument into their ensemble - the humble chair.
And it really does fit in perfectly to this iconic Wagner horn line:
Here’s the original, as it appears in Wagner’s Götterdammerung: