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