YouTube and Reddit’s new music obsession is Star Wars music played with a pencil

Sometimes the internet is good. Cheers to you, Dani Ochoa!

YouTube’s number one trending video has captivated just about every corner of the internet, including Reddit where a new community dedicated to “pencil music” is quickly growing.
Created by YouTube user Dani Ochoa, “Cantina Theme played with a pencil and girl with too much time on her hands” is, well, exactly that. Using an algebraic equation and one hell of an ear for tunes, Ochoa manages to recreate the iconic music first heard in the original Star Wars 40 years ago.


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