Birds Of Feather - Make Music Together

By Meera Dolasia on September 13, 2009

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We have all admired flocks of birds that fly or perch together in perfect harmony. Brazilian musician Jarbes Agnelli was doing the same when he saw this picture in a local newspaper. Then he suddenly had an inspiration . . . . . .

He wondered what it would sound like if he created a song, using the exact same location as the birds were sitting, as musical notes.

Once he had the notes, he created a tune, using a xylophone, bassoon, oboe and clarinet, as his main instruments. To his surprise, it translated into a beautiful melody.

Jarbes credits the song composition to the perfectly aligned birds and to photographer Paulo Pinto, who took the original picture. He says that the beautiful melody was not his but the bird's idea. Be sure to let us know what you think of this amazing song.

sources:dailymail.co.uk,vimeo.com

Birds on the Wires from Jarbas Agnelli on Vimeo.

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  • Idk Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 4:16 pm
    Wow that's amazing!Its really a piece of art!:3
    • animegirly
      animegirlyFriday, December 5, 2014 at 7:17 pm
      Together as birds like a family
      • animegirly
        animegirlyFriday, December 5, 2014 at 7:16 pm
        Taut really cute and happy
        • nikukyu
          nikukyuThursday, November 20, 2014 at 4:02 pm
          This is AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
          • randomperson58Friday, November 14, 2014 at 6:29 pm
            I have watched this over a million times!! ( not really) Can't stop watching!
            • MeThursday, October 30, 2014 at 3:24 pm
              That's so creative! :D but to do that I guess you need to find a place with lots of birds
              • kell-bell
                kell-bellWednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:42 pm
                Omz! That is adorable and awesome it is so creative!
                • edmodo-ttk2qzbfda
                  edmodo-ttk2qzbfdaMonday, September 15, 2014 at 2:36 pm
                  cool.
                  • KanjiFriday, April 11, 2014 at 12:30 pm
                    Omg
                    • otter
                      otterTuesday, October 29, 2013 at 3:12 pm
                      That is such a cool idea! Why is oboe a vocabulary word? I wonder if it sounded good?

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