This Famous Musician Just Composed a Piece Live for a Full Orchestra—All in Under 10 Minutes!
Composing classical music is extremely challenging work that takes decades of training, talent, and practice. But musician Ben Folds, who has been studying and playing music for over 40 years, still took a chance when he took to the stage at a National Symphony Orchestra concert. Right in front of the Kennedy Center audience, he composed a piece with the live orchestra using his quirky style, audience participation, and a few strokes of the piano keys. Here, in front of your eyes, Ben creates a mini, one-of-a-kind piece in just 10 minutes.