The Genius of Sound! Euphonium: Kakedasu Monaka OVA | The Magic in Interactions

(MINOR SPOILERS FROM TV SERIES AND OVA)

Perhaps the best way to describe Kyoto Animation’s venture with Hibike! Euphonium is by literally contradicting myself: it is a work of complex simplicity. The emotional dissonance that exists, when a large group of individuals come together is typical of the atmosphere that you may find in a musical ensemble. Long story short, this OVA works as an alternate perspective provider on the emotional climax towards the latter end of the series, and it does it superbly.

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Funomena Reviews: Hanasaku Iroha | Festing It Up

Alternative Titles: Hanasaku Iroha – Blossoms for Tomorrow | HanaIro

Director: Masahiro Ando

Animation Production: P.A.Works

Music: Shiro Hamaguchi

Genres: Slice of Life, Family, Romance, Drama, High School, Coming of Age

Season: Spring 2011 (TV debut)

Episodes: 26

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