All right people – we all know and love countless film characters that do a little musicianing on the side, and here’s my big showcase of my ultimate family band of the decade’s countless musical characters – ordered by orchestral section… sort of.
On guitar, Guy (Once), Juno McGuff & Paulie Bleeker (Juno)
On cello, Jenny (An Education), Claire Spencer (What Lies Beneath)
On autoharp, June Carter (Walk the Line), Mickey Crabbe (A Mighty Wind)
On tambourine, Saraghina (Nine)
On drums, Prof. Walter Vale (The Visitor)
On water glasses, Gracie Hart (Miss Congeniality)
On claps, Raimunda (Volver)
On bells, Sister Aloysius (Doubt)
On piano, Wladyslaw Szpilman (The Pianist), Jude (I’m Not There)
On keyboard, Girl (Once)
On organ, Davy Jones (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest)
Daisy (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button)
Billy Elliott (Billy Elliott)
Velma Kelly (Chicago)
Who would be in your family band of the aughts?