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Eddy Chen – one half of Australian duo Two Set Violin – performs Pachelbel’s ‘Canon’ on a brace of Yellow Screaming Rubber Chicken Kids Baby Toy Squeak Squeaker Chew Gifts.

Naturally, you enjoyed that.

Now let’s join Eddy as he accompanies his colleague Brett Yang on piano for a rendition of Beethoven’s ‘Für Elise’. 

And now, Erik Satie’s Gymnopédie No.1.

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In a world of poultry, one chicken sets out to answer the ultimate question.

Nick Black shot this claymation short over two years with a DSLR camera, using sets made of found objects.

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Great fun (and family friendly despite the unfortunate translation of its original title Ohen’ Odinokiy Petuh), Russian animator Leonid Shmelkov’s short tells the story of a chicken whose routine is interrupted. To wit:

It is a hard day for the very lonely cock. Perhaps tomorrow it’ll be better. Who knows? Anyway, it can’t get any worse. Or can it? Not only is the production of eggs at stake for the very lonely cock, in this strange world everything is getting stranger by the minute.

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