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Olivier Babaz: Bass & Kalimba Cover of “Stairway to Heaven”

Olivier Babaz has a specialty in performing double bass, kalimba, and shaker simultaneously to create a unique and beautiful texture. His latest video takes on the iconic Led Zeppelin song “Stairway to Heaven,” and it has to be seen to believed.

Babaz starts the melody on the kalimba before switching to focus on bass during the breakdown, while his footshaker keeps time for the entire song.