Posted by: uclaextensionmusic | May 19, 2010

Disney Music this Weekend!

Hey all you Disney lovers, the Golden State Pops Orchestra is performing a concert full of Disney music this weekend in San Pedro. Here are the specs:

Disney in Concert: Tale Old as Time
May 22, 8:00 pm & May 23, 2:00 pm
Warner Grand Theatre

A concert of friendship & romance seen through the eyes of Disney. Chase Masterson (Leeta, Star Trek: Deep Space 9) will lead the narration as the GSPO & Vocal Ensemble perform with film clips from favorite Disney films such as The Little Mermaid, The Lion King, Mulan, The Rocketeer and more. Song selections include: A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes, Beauty and the Beast, Bella Notte and Battle with the Forces of Evil adapted by Disney composers from the original Tchaikovsky Ballet.

Also, if you happen to be a film composer who is itching to write music for animation, check out this new UCLA Extension course with Disney film composer, Thom Sharp:

X 485 Composing Music for Animation (Reg #V7792)

Hollywood: Local 47 Musicians Union, 817 Vine Street
¤Sat 9am-12:30pm
Jul 10-Sep 11, 10 mtgs

(registration prior to first class meeting required)

Thom Sharp
, Emmy Award-winning composer, arranger, orchestrator, and conductor whose composition credits include the television series Casper, Toonsylvania, The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh, Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, and Bonkers, as well as such films as Return of Jafar and The Land before Time.


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