South Africa's parks can only sustain so many elephants and they estimate that they are over the limit by 10,000. Meanwhile, the domesticated elephants of Thailand must work for their living. Traditionally, they've been loggers and haulers, but deforestation and trucks have forced them to turn to the arts and entertainment for their sustenance. Nearly everyone has seen elephant perform in circuses, but few people have heard of the painting elephants (link to online gallery), fewer still have heard the musical pachiderms play. "Elephonic Rhapsodies" (link to sample mp3 is the follow-up cd to the original "Thai Elephant Orchestra" (link to samples). Support the elephants - buy a painting or cd!