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].

The China Central Chinese Orchestra performs Strauss's Radetzky March, Op. 228 on traditional Chinese Instruments

Dudley Moore plays a parody of a Beethoven Piano Sonata, based on the famous whistling tune from "Bridge Over the River Kwai".

The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain performs Anna Meredith's HandsFree at the BBC Proms 2012.

Louis Prima and Phil Harris sing "I Wanna Be Like You" from Disney's The Jungle Book.

BBC Comedy group 4Tissimo performs a mashup of pop songs sung in an operatic manner.

Nora the Cat is the soloist in this Cat Concerto, played with the Klaipeda Chamber Orchestra led by conductor and composer Mindaugas Piecaitis.

Andre Previn conducts Grieg's Piano Concerto on the Morecambe and Wise Christmas Show in 1971

Charlie Schmidt's original Keyboard Cat gets into a groove

Leon Theremin playing his own instrument

Pachelbel Cannon in D, by Pagagnini