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High in the sky! Swiss pianist performs upside-down suspended 40 metres above ground in Nantes04:33

High in the sky! Swiss pianist performs upside-down suspended 40 metres above ground in Nantes

France, Nantes
July 26, 2020 at 04:20 GMT -00:00 · Published

Swiss pianist Alain Roche put on a very unusual concert playing the piano suspended vertically from a crane to the delight of spectators, in Nantes, on Friday.

Over a hundred people watched the pianist play hanging 40 meters above the ground.

One spectator Karine said, "it was an extraordinary, magical experience, urban poetry."

Through his performance, the artist said he hoped to "overturn codes and conventions" and offer spectators a different way to look at things.

The audience sat in deck chairs, listening to the piano recital through headphones.

High in the sky! Swiss pianist performs upside-down suspended 40 metres above ground in Nantes04:33
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Swiss pianist Alain Roche put on a very unusual concert playing the piano suspended vertically from a crane to the delight of spectators, in Nantes, on Friday.

Over a hundred people watched the pianist play hanging 40 meters above the ground.

One spectator Karine said, "it was an extraordinary, magical experience, urban poetry."

Through his performance, the artist said he hoped to "overturn codes and conventions" and offer spectators a different way to look at things.

The audience sat in deck chairs, listening to the piano recital through headphones.

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