Fantasia SAL – Week 2

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
from The Nutcracker Suite
by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Fantasia fun fact: In 1942 Fantasia won two Academy Awards. One was presented to Disney and the developers for “outstanding contribution to the advancement for the use of sound in motion pictures through the production of Fantasia.” The second was presented to Stokowski “and his associates for their unique achievement in the creation of a new form of visualized music in Walt Disney’s production of Fantasia, thereby widening the scope of the motion picture as an art form.”

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