Box of Ghosts

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All Music Guide - Sean Westergaard
Over the years, Brave Combo has applied their patented formula to everything from "Double Vision" Foreigner and "Purple Haze" to "Tubular Bells" and the "Theme From Rosemary's Baby." It really should come as no surprise that they're now ready to tackle the classics. Fifteen classical melodies, some known to just about everyone, others less familiar, are given the Brave Combo treatment, and the results are as much fun as you'd expect from these guys. Themes from Mozart, Bach, and Chopin are transformed into polkas, cha-chas, and even a disco song. The best part is that the tunes go beyond being merely kitschy and actually succeed on their own terms, whether you ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Sean Westergaard
Over the years, Brave Combo has applied their patented formula to everything from "Double Vision" Foreigner and "Purple Haze" to "Tubular Bells" and the "Theme From Rosemary's Baby." It really should come as no surprise that they're now ready to tackle the classics. Fifteen classical melodies, some known to just about everyone, others less familiar, are given the Brave Combo treatment, and the results are as much fun as you'd expect from these guys. Themes from Mozart, Bach, and Chopin are transformed into polkas, cha-chas, and even a disco song. The best part is that the tunes go beyond being merely kitschy and actually succeed on their own terms, whether you recognize the original melody or not. Box of Ghosts is more good, clean fun from Brave Combo.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/6/2003
  • Label: Rounder / Umgd
  • UPC: 011661906426
  • Catalog Number: 619064
  • Sales rank: 305,559

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Brave Combo Primary Artist
Jeffrey Barnes Clarinet, Harmonica, Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Tambourine
Joe Cripps Percussion, Guest Appearance
Carl Finch Guitar, Accordion, Keyboards, Vocals
Bubba Hernandez Bass, Vocals
Alan Emert Percussion, Drums
Danny O'Brien Trumpet
Stephanie Nadolny Background Vocals, Guest Appearance
Technical Credits
Sergey Prokofiev Composer
Brave Combo Producer
Claude Bolling Composer
Jeffrey Barnes Liner Notes
Carl Finch Producer, Liner Notes
Jonathan Wyner Mastering
Mario Cardenas Engineer
Kent Stump Engineer
Nolan Brett Engineer
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