Sunday, July 7, 2013 11:14:47 AM
The idea probably just hit him and he played it on the fly. Hence the wrong notes.
I used to play in my high-school varsity band. One afternoon we were playing at a football game, when there was a car crash outside the field. One of the trumpet players stood up and solemnly played "Taps."
Everybody cracked up, but the band director didn't think it was too funny.