Watch the Vegetable Orchestra prepare for a show

The Vegetable Orchestra has enjoyed quite a lot of coverage over the past week after several online news sites picked up the story of the unique Vienna-based ensemble.

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The Vegetable Orchestra can turn these into music. Image credit: Cslucas/Wikimedia Commons

In this video, you can watch the orchestra go about the unique preparations for a show. All of the instruments are made from fresh vegetables, so they have a new set for every performance.

And you’ll be pleasantly surprised with the sound they can produce!

The orchestra has been playing together for 18 years. Their instruments include a cellary guitar, pepper horn, pumpkin drum and carrot flutes.