Walt Disney Productions Inter-Office Communication, dated 7/9/43, from Bob Carr to Ralph Parker. Concerns potential musical segments to be animated in future versions of 'Fantasia'. Listed are Ride of the Valkyries / The Swan of Tuonela / Insect Suite (Flight of the Bumblebee) / Invitation to the Waltz (starring Peter Pegasus) / Baby Ballet / Adventures in a Perambulator / Peter and the Wolf. Full pages on each segment discuss the suitability of production and relation to future programming line ups. Refers to contemporary post-war issues, for example possible Nazi connotations in 'Ride of the Valkyries'. Hand written notes comment on the envolvement of 'S.H.' (artist Sylvia Holland) on each project. 'Peter and the Wolf' and 'Flight of the Bumblebee' (as Bumble Boogie) were made as segments in later Disney films, 'Make Mine Music' and 'Melody Time' respectively.

Item number 64796
Category Photocopy
Type Film Production
Dimensions A4
Language English
Country of origin USA
Related people Bob Carr (Author)

Part of the Robin Allan Collection