This Beatboxing Recorder Player Will Make Your Least Favourite Instrument Cool Again

17 July 2015, 11:25 | Updated: 8 May 2017, 17:09

Recorder Beatboxing
Liam Dryden

By Liam Dryden

There's a talent surplus and this guy is taking all of it.

When we think of the recorder, we usually get war flashbacks to some early school days where you and 25 other kids had to use the demonic woodwind instrument to shriek along to "When The Saints Go Marching In". So we'll forgive you if you haven't touched one since.

But recorder player Medhat Mamdouh, discovered this week by Reddit, has actually dedicated a lot more time to mastering the art; and not only has he absolutely nailed it as a cool instrument - he can also beatbox. While he plays

You need to see this epic freestyle the guy has put together. Yes, FREESTYLE SIMULTANEOUS RECORDER-BEATBOXING. Who allowed this much talent to exist?