Shin Lim originally went to college for piano performance, but unfortunately midway through he got carpal tunnel in both hands, and because of that, he decided to pursue magic as his main career. However, he believes that all the years of performing piano and learning music really influenced his magic. In his act, he synchronizes every movement to the music and adds to the mystery by not speaking.

Watch him fool Penn and Teller with what is, without a doubt, the greatest card routine I’ve ever seen.