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This Singaporean Band Covers Famous Disney Songs With Traditional Chinese Instruments

Katie Cannon March 13, 2017 March 30th, 2017

You may think you’ve heard just about every possible iteration of “Let It Go” on the internet. You may think that every potential twist on the Disney musical canon has been explored and exhausted. “There’s no more room for innovation!” you cry, mourning the child-like joy you once felt discovering  new Youtube covers.

And yet. A six-piece Singaporean band called The Teng Ensemble has proved you wrong.

In their hot take on Disney classics, the group features traditional Chinese instruments from the annals of yesteryear, creating an entirely new sound from historical instruments typically utilized more in period pieces than pop culture; along with modern ensemble staples like the guitar, the keyboard, and the cello, this medley integrates rarer instruments like the sheng, the pipa, and the ghuzeng.

Check it out:

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Via Rocket News 24