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How my mom inspired my approach to the cello | Paul Rucker

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Multidisciplinary artist and TED Fellow Paul Rucker has developed his own style of cello; he puts chopsticks between his strings, uses the instrument as a drum and experiments with electronics like loop pedals. Moving between reflective storytelling and performance, Rucker shares his inspiration — and definitely doesn't play the same old Bach.

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13 Comments on How my mom inspired my approach to the cello | Paul Rucker

  1. jarkko luukinen // 13th December 2018 at 10:01 pm // Reply

    Im early

  2. Francis Gonzales // 13th December 2018 at 10:03 pm // Reply


  3. David Photosynthesis // 13th December 2018 at 10:03 pm // Reply


  4. Discover Your Awesomeness // 13th December 2018 at 10:04 pm // Reply

    *We must not allow other people’s limited perceptions to define us. :)*

  5. 500 subscribers just by being very polite // 13th December 2018 at 10:09 pm // Reply

    People sometimes forget that the point of playing an instrument is to use this as a tool for expressing creativity, this is what makes it to be a form of art. And this guy is incredibly creative and avant-garde…

  6. Woah that ending was like controlled chaos

  7. This guy is talented af!

  8. Toyshika Peterson // 13th December 2018 at 10:20 pm // Reply

    I wasn’t expecting that ending

  9. Amazing great job

  10. that was sick

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