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Japanese pianist played on a burning piano

March 18 2008

Famous Japanese jazz pianist Esuki Yamashita gave literally incendiary concert. Artist released to the public, located on the seafront, in a fireproof suit and started to play. It was then, and began an unusual part of this concert.

After the first two keystrokes, the tool broke. Address pianist lasted only 10 minutes - after that began to burst with fiery strings and crackling of the flames enveloped the piano, eventually drowned out the sounds of melodies. By the way, as a musician himself later admitted, he could play better and just smoke soot glass of his helmet.

Esuki Yamashita said: "I do not think much risked his life, but honestly confess that I almost suffocated from the smoke. But I decided for myself that I will play as long as the piano does not cease to cry - was such a deadly battle between me and the musical instrument. " During the hot performance of more than five hundred spectators watched, according to Channel One.

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