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Canadian Brass: Home Movies

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Canadian Brass: Home Movies

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
genre:
musical

We gave it an A

The irreverent, irrepressible Canadian Brass have done more in recent years than perhaps any other chamber ensemble to take the stuffiness out of classical music while maintaining the highest technical standards. The quintet’s latest video, Canadian Brass: Home Movies, combines colorful performance footage with wryly interspersed home movie-style snippets. From the thunderous chords of the ”Sunrise” section of Strauss’ Zarathustra, they go on to treat the music of Bach, Mozart, Kurt Weill, and W.C. Handy with equal and awesome aplomb. A

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