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Cristal Baschet presentation (in French) by Thomas Bloch

The player rubs the horizontal glass bars, whi...The French multi-instrumentalist Thomas Bloch (glassharmonica, ondes Martenot, cristal Baschet, waterphone) who has played as well with Radiohead, Gorillaz as with most prestigious classical soloists and orchestras in the world explains to Jean-Francois Zygel, singer Hélène Ségara, actor Samuel le Bihan and ministry [sic] Azouz Begag how to play the cristal Baschet during a french national TV program (“La boîte à musique de Jean-François Zygel”).

‘Tis verily a thing of beauty. Merci, les Baschet!

For no apparent reason, they then “prepare” a piano, John-Cage style and have a bash (literally) on that. Interesting programme 😉

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