Must-See Video: Zurich Chamber Orchestra Roller Coaster
by findingDulcinea Staff
The Zurich Chamber Orchestra’s tour de G force.
Orchestras have the innate ability to command the full attention of their listeners, sending ears on a sonic rollercoaster ride. Or at least, the Swiss advertising agency Euro RSCG Zurich thought so when they set out to make the following commercial for the Zurich Chamber Orchestra. Using the sheet music from the fourth movement of one-time Beethoven student Ferdinand Rie’s Second Symphony, the bars of music are transformed into a rollercoaster track, and the music sets the stomach-sinking tempo.