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18 December 2018, 15:29 | Updated: 18 December 2018, 15:43
Beware: this is what happens when you leave a musician alone with some Christmas decorations.
You’d be forgiven for thinking that ‘Jingle Bells’ is one of the more modern Christmas songs we play today – but it was actually written way back in the autumn of 1857, by songwriter and composer James Lord Pierpont.
Published under the title ‘One Horse Open Sleigh’, it was never meant to be a Christmas song – intended originally for Thanksgiving.
Beating together regular and Father Christmas-shaped baubles, Procappella creates a convincingly tuneful, percussive rendition of the song.