The story of young Tchaikovsky through the premiere of his "Sleeping Beauty" ballet.
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The shots of the orchestra playing at the premiere of Tchaikovsky's "Sleeping Beauty" are taken from the live-action segments of Disney's "Fantasia". See more
The "stereophonic" version of this episode begins with _Walt Disney_ recalling different firsts in Disney history, then proclaiming that this marks the first TV broadcast with widescreen clips and stereophonic audio. He proceeds to instruct the viewers on how to set up their radios to enjoy the broadcast. Viewers who could only watch this episode in mono audio saw an introduction with Walt skipping over these instructions. See more
Adapted from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
's composition for "Swan Lake"
Played by orchestra See more