Throughout history, there have been but a handful of groundbreaking films where the soundtrack has become inextricably linked to the cinematic achievement of the film itself. There is perhaps no greater example of this marriage than Walt Disney’s 1940 masterpiece, Fantasia. The event screenings will include a newly recorded behind-the-scenes look at The Philadelphia Orchestra’s rehearsals, including a selection of pieces from Fantasia. In addition, Acclaimed conductor Yannik Nezet-Seguin will lead an exclusive, up-close-and-personal discussion about the history of Leopold Stokowski, Fantasia, and the indelible imprint both left on the modern world symphonic world.
Track Listing – Disc 1
|Nutcracker, suite from the ballet, Op. 71a|
Track Listing – Disc 2
|Symphony No. 6 in F major (“Pastoral”), Op. 68|