Grab Bag Archives

Each week we scour the web for fun and entertaining videos relating to classical music. Do you have a suggestion for a Grab Bag video? Send it to [email protected].



Jason Yang performs a cover of the Game of Thrones theme song on the electric and acoustic violin.


Linsey Pollak plays "Mr Curly" (a contra bass clarinet made from garden hose) as well as the feather duster clarinet.


French artist Thomas Bloch demonstrates his talent by playing Mozart on the glass harmonica


In this sketch, Stewart and Fleming share an awkward moment when Fleming's character crashes an office retirement party.


Hannes Coetzee inventor of the teaspoon guitar demonstrates his technique


A timpanist in the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra demonstrates why it's always good to memorize your music cues.


British animation company Halas and Batchelor presents The Hoffnung Symphony Orchestra.


A pianist playing the 'Moonlight Sonata' at a busy bus station in Newcastle UK. Donations were accepted in the form of 'notes'. Most of the participants are non players, many had never touched a piano before.


German creative arts studio finally. has created a simple fluid animation to illustrate understanding music


The Second City Guide to the Opera bring us Dr. Opera's issuing some couples therapy for Mimì and Rodolfo of La bohème.

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