Ancient Chinese instrument plays the “Super Mario” theme

February 27, 2014

A Chinese student at a music concert in Taipei, Taiwan, plays the “Super Mario Bros.” theme on an ancient wind instrument called the sheng. Even though she is playing with a modern variant of the sheng, the different notes she can make is still amazing.

Angelo Badalamenti creating the Twin Peaks theme

December 7, 2012

Angelo Badalamenti describes how he came up with the theme for Twin Peaks, while David Lynch was sitting beside him. I guess this says it all. A fragment taken from the Twin Peaks series special features “Secrets from another place – creating Twin Peaks”.