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Writer:
Charles M. Schulz (written by)
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Release Date:
28 March 1971 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Lucy talks Schroeder into playing his piano for a PTA meeting. but there are unforeseen details that he will not tolerate. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Pamelyn Ferdin ... Lucy van Pelt (voice)
Stephen Shea ... Linus van Pelt (voice)
Danny Hjeim ... Schroeder (voice)
Hilary Momberger ... Sally Brown (voice)
Lynda Mendelson ... Frieda (voice) (as Linda Mendelson)
Christopher DeFaria ... Patricia 'Peppermint Patty' Reichardt (voice) (as Kip DeFaria)
Chris Inglis ... Charlie Brown (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bill Melendez ... Snoopy (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Bill Melendez 
 
Writing credits
Charles M. Schulz (written by)

Produced by
Bill Melendez .... producer
Lee Mendelson .... producer
 
Original Music by
Vince Guaraldi 
 
Film Editing by
Robert T. Gillis  (as Bob Gillis)
Chuck McCann 
Rudy Zamora Jr. 
 
Sound Department
Art Becker .... sound (as Artie Becker)
Don Minkler .... sound
Sid Nicholas .... sound
 
Animation Department
Carole Barnes .... graphic blandishment
Evert Brown .... graphic blandishment
Bernard Gruver .... graphic blandishment
Emery Hawkins .... graphic blandishment
Sam Jaimes .... graphic blandishment
Faith Kovaleski .... graphic blandishment
Ed Levitt .... graphic blandishment
Bill Littlejohn .... graphic blandishment
Don Lusk .... graphic blandishment
Al Pabian .... graphic blandishment
Beverly Robbins .... graphic blandishment
Frank Smith .... graphic blandishment
Dean Spille .... graphic blandishment
Eleanor Warren .... graphic blandishment
Manon Washburn .... graphic blandishment
Rudy Zamora .... graphic blandishment
 
Music Department
Lillian Steuber .... played by: Beethoven sonatas
John Scott Trotter .... conductor
Ludwig van Beethoven .... musical score composed by
 

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USA:24 min
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Plot holes: While Charlie Brown, Pig Pen, and Snoopy sound perfectly fine without Schroeder when demonstrating their rock band to Lucy, they aren't able to go on without him at the PTA meeting.See more »
Quotes:
[last lines, Schroeder continues playing more Beethoven songs]
Lucy van Pelt:[sits by the piano] How come you never send me flowers?
Schroeder:Because I don't like you.
Lucy van Pelt:The flowers wouldn't care. Beethoven never would've made it in Nashville.
Schroeder:[stops playing, offended] What did you say? What do you mean Beethoven wouldn't have made it in Nashville?
Lucy van Pelt:Did he have the Nashville sound? Huh? Did he? Did he?
[Schroeder leaves, feeling insulted]
Lucy van Pelt:[shouts] He probably wouldn't have made it in New Orleans, *either*!
[Lucy takes out her radio and happily listens to rock music on Schroeder's piano]
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Movie Connections:
Followed by Lucy Must Be Traded, Charlie Brown (2003) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
Piano Sonata No. 4 in E-Flat Major, Op. 7, 3: AllegroSee more »

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It's MusicBand Time, 14 December 2013
Author: AaronCapenBanner from North America

Seventh animated special based on the Charles M. Schulz cartoon strips is also the first aired during the 1970's, and is about Lucy's infatuation with Schroder, but he only loves Beethoven, until Lucy decides to enroll him in the PTA music show, but only if he'll play modern music, something he refuses to do, despite Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and Pig Pen already seeming quite capable of going on without him... Strange special is one of the weakest, with a flimsy plot and inconsistent characterizations(since when can poor talentless Charlie play an instrument? Did he take lessons?) Goofy comedy with spray can music and PTA members is cringe-worthy. Entirely forgettable.

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