A 70-Piece Orchestra To Play Mash-Ups Of Kanye West And Beethoven

LA based Debut Orchestra will play a mashup performance of Kanye West and Beethoven.
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LA based Debut Orchestra will play a mashup performance of Kanye West and Beethoven.
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The Los Angeles based Debut Orchestra of the Young Musicians Foundation are set to perform a free concert featuring Kanye West and Beethoven mashups in the Aratani Theatre on April 16th. 

The YMF orchestra consists of 70 young musicians based in the LA are, ages 15-25, who undergo a professional rehearsal schedule. Each member is selected through a blind auditioning process, revealing only the best and brightest young talent the city has to offer.

The new show, titled Yeethoven, the comprises orchestral combinations of six original Beethoven works and six tracks from Kanye's 2013 album Yeezus.

You can watch a preview of the performance below, which features Beethoven's 'Fifth Symphony' and Kanye West's 'Blood on the Leaves':