Clapping games and baseball coaching signals are the basis for the body symphony Sight of Hand, performed by body percussion group CRASH. Composer Mary Ellen Childs, founder of CRASH, has a wide repertoire of traditional compositions as well, which span the instrument gamut–from accordion to recorder to string quartet–and she’s even begun working on her first opera.

This segment also appears in MN Original Episode #326.

Artist web site: Mary Ellen Childs