Unwieldy Beast

On May 30, 2013 by jodirose

Tinkling the ivories while riding a bicycle?

Yes, this charming story from The Atlantic via Ivan Kander is truly an inspiration for anyone contemplating unleashing their own strange and wonderful inventions on the world.

Gary Frank Skaggs and his St. Frankenstein bike piano in Unwieldy Beast, documentary by Brandon Loper.

Piano Bike & Bridge - screenshot from Vimeo

Piano Bike & Bay Bridge – screenshot from Vimeo

Image from Inhabitat article “Pedaling pianist strikes a chord with his homemade piano bike”

Makes me want to find my old sheet music, a piano and brush up on my honkytonk playing!

 

 

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