Watch opera performer sing during brain surgery

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UTRECHT, Netherlands — Check out this incredible video of a man in the Netherlands singing opera while having brain surgery.

Slovenian opera singer Ambroz Bajec-Lapajne posted this video to YouTube showing him singing Franz Schubert’s “Gute Nacht” while having a brain tumor removed at University Medical Center Utrecht.

The doctors had him sing and talk so they could monitor his ability to recognize key changes.

Bajec-Lapajne trailed off a bit at one point but was soon able to start up again.

Although he just posted the video this month, Bajec-Lapajne says the surgery was more than a year ago and he is now doing fine.


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