Watch this adorable prank a whole orchestra played on cellist Gautier Capuçon

7 September 2018, 11:16 | Updated: 7 September 2018, 16:02

French cellist Gautier Capuçon was surprised on stage when the entire cello section of the orchestra played his solo along with him.

The Vienna-based Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra were rehearsing Dvořák’s Cello Concerto under the baton of Lorenzo Viotti, when the orchestra’s cello section decided to play the most heart-warming prank on the soloist, Gautier Capuçon. As Capuçon’s solo entry began, the entire cello section joined in and played together in unison.

Capuçon posted the video to Instagram, with a delighted message: “When the entire cello section surprises you, again!…What an amazing sound!!!”