Victor Borge, born Børge Rosenbaum, was a Danish and American comedian, conductor and pianist, affectionately known as The Clown Prince of Denmark, The Unmelancholy Dane, and The Great Dane.Wikipedia
Victor Borge was possibly the funniest stand-up (with the occassional sit-down) comedian of all times…he combined superlative piano-playing, with even more superlative humour, with a sense of timing & panache that most comedians would give their sense of humour for.
A highly amusing, irreverent survey of composers and related topics--musical instruments, conductors, and symphony musicians--relates factual anecdotes and historical references through Borge's charming wit...
A conducting course lets would-be conductors participate in the joy of musical sign language and includes such important tips as how to pronounce Mstislav Rostropovich and how to fake it with style...
Humour is something that thrives between man’s aspirations and his limitations.
Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.
There is more logic in humour than in anything else. Because, you see, humour is truth.