Brass Instruments (1977)

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Traces the development of brass instruments, which evolved from the first primitive cowhorn. Includes music played by members of the Early Music Consort of London: David Corkhill (percussion), Peter Goodwin, Christopher Hogwood (keyboards), Michael Laird, Alan Lumsden, Martin Nicholls, Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpets) and Roger Brenner. Filmed at Ordsall Hall, Salford.

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