Forward to the Guinness Book of Records
Canadian musician Jason Beck, better known as Gonzalez, renowned for being hit in the Guinness Book of Records as the person who performed the longest concert in the world.
In May 2009, in the Parisian theater Cine 13 musician sat down at the piano at midnight Sunday, and finished only three in the morning on Monday.Thus, the duration was 27 hours concert 3 minutes and 44 seconds.The previous record was 26 hours 12 minutes - so playing an Indian Parsani Goody.
Under the rules of the Guinness World Records artist was supposed to play the work, taking a break between each of no more than thirty seconds.Every three hours the Canadian was given pause of fifteen minutes.This amazing man managed to not only rest, but also a few times to change the costume, and once e
ven able to shave.
Gonzalez entertained the audience as the classics ("Ode to Joy" by Beethoven) and contemporary hits (Britney Spears Hit me baby one more time).Total Jason Beck has been played more than three hundred pieces.None of them will not be repeated.
correctly arguing that the public would not stand such a long representation of the whole, the concert organizers have found a way.They shared musical performances in several parts that make up 2 or 3 hours.On any of them could buy a separate ticket.Ardent fans of Gonzalez for 105 euro could enjoy a concert entirely.
-long concert for hundreds of years
But the American composer John Cage in 1985 decided to wipe the centuries and wrote the song "Slow as possible."In the original, its duration is only twenty minutes.But it will be executed 639 years.
product beginning to sound an eighty-ninth birthday of John Cage, September 5, 2001.And exactly 639 years earlier, in 1361, it was established in Halberstadt first organ.Hence, such an impressive length of the concert.
In order to realize the plan, required to construct a special body.And now in the church of the German town of Halberstadt for days comes this incredible concert.Although striped noise can hardly make out what is a musical composition.
chord changes occur every couple of years.The tourists and music lovers flock to Halberstadt to hear how it goes.When work is over, most likely in the Guinness Book of Records will be another achievement.