Novel, but I felt he launched too quickly into the guitar riff. Pachelbel's Canon is all about a gradual, relentless build. To me anyway. ahem.
I wonder if many classical musicians are subconsciously anti- carbon fibre because they are too heavily "invested" in their woods. Anyone who spent $50k on a fancy old (wooden) viola/in is not going to want to believe that a $5k carbon fibre can do the job.