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20 March 2018, 16:21 | Updated: 20 March 2018, 16:28
How to be a great musician: develop incredible hand-eye coordination. How to be an AWESOME musician: play two instruments at the same time, like this woman.
Ariana Piknjač is a flautist and pianist, who has arranged a version of Michael Jackson’s ‘Smooth Criminal’ for one-handed flute and piano.
It’s hard enough to master one instrument, but Ariana’s managed to do both at the same time – and it sounds great (she also plays it dressed as a criminal – it’s the little touches that count…).
More tricks like this, please.
Now, here’s a Prelude and Fugue on ‘Thriller’ and ‘Billie Jean’ by artofcounterpoint: