The decline of the barrel organ in Amsterdam since the war.
M/S Windmill with sails pan right to shot of barrel organ in square. Man holds out his cap and takes money. C/U figures on barrel organ and inside the mechanism that supplies the music. C/U Organ grinder turning the handle. M/S woman stands by barrel organ and pan right to canal.
M/S two men working on the organ. A man puts pipe into the organ (Gysbert Perlee who has been making organs for 30 years). Picks up one of the figures and places her back on the organ. M/S 2 men working on the organ. Good shot of barge coming down canal.