Meet Baltimore Symphony bassist Jonathan Jensen … and his own unique double bass version of Ravel’s Bolero …. with added lyrics …
“Though I’ve probably played Ravel’s Bolero at least 100 times, I’ve only just now thought to write lyrics to it …” the bassist has said.
“This … is the piece that has the most boring part … ever written for the bass …. you play a C and then a G … and then a C and then another G …. on and on for pa …. ges ….”
In just 6 days Jonathan’s hilarious ditty has received of 500,000 views.