Farmyard symphony is a 1938 silly symphonies animated film. Vintage good housekeeping magazine july 1934 walt disney. Walt disney treasures silly symphonies 75 movies digital. The silly symphony collection 19291939 is an unprecedented compilation of the complete restored soundtracks to all 75 entries in the delightful series of disney animated shorts. Walt disney silly symphonies flowers and trees, the. After more than 80 yearsthe complete silly symphony newspaper strips are collected in english for the first time ever. An adventurous little mouse daydreams of being able to fly like a bird. For those of you unfamiliar with it, its a silly symphony in which a mouse rescues a fairy and is granted the ability to fly. The highlight is a rooster wooing a white hen, with the other animals joining in until they hear a sound more welcoming to them. Violette kimball dunn not for all the rice in china. Note that a few of the cartoons found on this package also appear on other disney dvds. Vintage good housekeeping magazine july 1934 walt disney silly simphony the flying mouse comic good used condition cover has light wear, interior clean.
The flying mouse is one of the strangest disney works ive seen. July this day in disney history, the silly symphony short the flying mouse. Popular silly symphony stories were getting less rapturously received spinoffs, remakes, and sequels. Once again mickey mouse presents walt disneys silly symphony. Walt disney limited edition giclee the curse walt disney. The silly symphony collection is a firstofitskind box set from walt disney records and fairfax classics featuring the complete restored soundtracks from all 75 silly symphony shorts from 19291939. Curiously, merrit and kaufmann state in their book that the story was. Dec 18, 2015 the silly symphonies soundtrack from 2015.
This massive effort was put together as a collaboration between walt disney records and fairfax classics, and the sound was restored by disneys resident audio wizard, randy thornton. Mouseplanet when walt laid a golden egg by jim korkis. These short cartoons remain the property of disney. The television series house of mouse used the silly symphonies title for some of its new cartoons, but unlike the original cartoons, these did feature continuing characters. The flying mouse is a 1934 silly symphonies cartoon produced by walt disney, directed by david hand, and released to theatres by united artists on july 14, 1934.
As such, the films usually had independent continuity and did not feature continuing characters, unlike the mickey mouse shorts produced by disney at the same. Set to various classical pieces, the animals of a farmyard go about their daily business. The silly symphony project eight double lps, packaged together in a box, containing the complete soundtracks of all 75 silly symphonies. The night before christmas one of my favourite christmas cartoons. Silly symphonies was a series of animated short films produced by walt disney productions from 1929 to 1939. Silly symphony simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This was the last silly symphony shot in blackandwhite. Silly symphonymerrie melodiesearly mickey mouse youtube. The silly symphony collection 19291939 50087323103 vinyl. The serious history of silly symphonies oh my disney. Walt disneys silly symphonies by darlene geis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
The season series of silly symphonies continues, with squirrels storing nuts and corn, crows stealing it, beavers building a dam, ducks migrating, and the like, as the first snows fall. Disneys mickey mouse presents a silly symphony, 1934 big. Mickey mouse presents a walt disney silly symphony king neptune. The flying mouse 1934 silly symphonies theatrical cartoon. The artwork for these rare strips has come straight from the disney vaults.
After saving a fairy from a nasty spider, he is given his wish. He receives bat wings, and as a result, he is shunned by the very birds he admired, is unrecognized by his own family, and is even taunted by the bats. This third of four volumes presents the spectacular sunday pages from 1939 to 1942, featuring adaptations of pinocchio and the ugly duckling, plus original stories starring pluto, goofy, minnie, clarabelle, and little hiawatha. Unlike the mickey mouse cartoon universe with the exception of the three little pigs and most notably donald duck who made his first appearance in the 1934 short the wise little hen, silly symphonies did not have recurring characters and each one was depicted as a standalone production. This cartoon is one of many silly symphonies that seem to aim. From the authors of the prizewinning walt in wonderland. Disney the silly symphony collection 19291939 16 lps. As their name implies, the silly symphonies were originally intended as whimsical accompaniments to pieces of music. In depth information about the flying mouse, produced by walt disney studios. Later, walt disney remarked that the silly symphonies were a place where the artists could play and tinker. On december 3, 2001, disney released silly symphonies as part of its dvd series walt disney treasures. Each page has been meticulously colored using as a guide the original bound file copies that belonged.
Silly symphony is a series of 75 animated short films produced by walt disney productions from 1929 to 1939. The flying mouse is a 1934 silly symphonies cartoon produced by walt disney, directed by. Mother goose melodies, babes in the woods, lullaby land, the flying mouse, the golden touch, the robber kitten, elmer elephant, the country cousin, and the tortoise and the hare. The silly symphonies are the official group of disney characters that appeared in theatrical animated shorts like the fairy tales. It can be seen as a precursor to fantasia because of using various classical pieces in one short.
The last silly symphony premiered in the spring of 1939. The silent films of walt disney, this richly illustrated volume is a complete history of the silly symphonies including detailed entries for all the symphonies along with a lengthy critical analysis and production history of the series. The flying mouse is, on the surface, an unremarkable silly symphony. Farmyard symphony and music land originally appeared on make mine music, while both elmer elephant and the flying mouse were found on dumbo. Walt disney treasures silly symphonies 75 movies digital hd. Jul 27, 2015 the silly symphony collection is a firstofitskind box set from walt disney records and fairfax classics featuring the complete restored soundtracks from all 75 silly symphony shorts from 19291939, with more than 8 hours of music over 16 vinyl lps. As one who owns both of those discs, id have preferred that the set only include shorts. After more than 80 yearsthe complete silly symphony newspaper strips are collected for the first time. The success of the song whos afraid of the big bad wolf. The limited edition collection is housed in 8 tipon gatefold jackets with. The silly symphony collection box set announced by walt. The butterfly fairy who appears here may have even inspired the blue fairy of pinocchio six years later. I have to admit that im not wellversed in the silly symphonies line of shorts.
The flying mouse is a silly symphony that was originally released on july 14, 1934. The butterfly turns out to be a fairy who gives the mouse one wish. Soon, however, the flying mouse discovers that sometimes dreams can become nightmares. Dec 12, 2017 after more than 80 yearsthe complete silly symphony newspaper strips are collected for the first time. As hand remembers the situation, one of the first cartoons he directed was the silly symphony the flying mouse 1934, but he and walt had a runin about a particular gag sequence. A little mouse dreams to have his own set of wings.
The flying mouse voice silly symphonies short behind. Silly symphonies the complete guide this is a wikipedia book, a collection of wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book. Feeling more like a typical mgm short than a silly symphony, the country cousin is a spin on the classic town mouse and country mouse aesop fable, and has the naive country mouse abner is invited by his city relative monty to stay with him. Aug 21, 20 vintage walt disney silly symphony book to color jumbo. Mickey mouse, minnie mouse, goofy, donald duck, pluto, daisy duck, scrooge mcduck, launchpad mcquack walter elias disney was an american entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. Silly symphonymerrie melodiesearly mickey mouse danielle keith. The mickey mouse shorts used pop music while the silly symphony cartoons used classical music. Funny little bunnies is based on the story of the easter bunny, expanding the character into an entire colony of bunnies preparing eggs for easter. If you use the add to want list tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available. But back in 1971, another album was released just before leonard maltins the disney films helped change the course of disney historianism.
Disney also produced comic strips and comic books with this title. Mickey mouse presents a walt disney silly symphony the flying lion. For many years and still these cartoon animation characters inspire and entertain us while we watching movies. Farmyard symphony film hey kids comics wiki fandom. Mickey mouse presents a walt disney silly symphony the flying. It has also been included as a bonus feature, alongside fellow silly symphony short the flying mouse, on the bluraydvd release for the 70th anniversary of dumbo. Your nothin but a nothin 1934 disney silly symphony flying. This walt disney characters photo might contain fountain, anime, comic book, manga, and cartoon. Silly symphony the three little pigs great little treat highlighting the symphony, piccolo, violin, piano and the song the big bad wolf 8 minutes long. Images of the voice actors who play the voice of the flying mouse in silly symphonies short. Silly symphonies american cartoon series britannica. The flying mouse is a musical short about a little mouse who wants to fly like the birds.
Silly symphony is a series of 75 animated musical short films produced by walt disney. Several tales are cleverly referenced both musically and visually, and the short is overall quite entertaining for all of its simplicity. Walt disney silly symphony the flying mouse comic books. Read silly silly mouse jamie book 1 true light through mouse eyes vol. The flying mouse news newspapers books scholar jstor june 2019 learn how and when to remove this template. Walt disney treasures silly symphonies is a priceless collection of historical disney cartoons ranging from the more primitive black and white animated shorts of the early 1930s to disneys more sophisticated color cartoons which began to appear in the mid1930s. Old king cole leads the proceedings as a book full of mother goose fables is set to lively music. A walt disney classic silly symphony the three little pigs.
The silly symphony collection is a firstofitskind box set from walt disney records and fairfax classics featuring the complete restored soundtracks from all 75 silly symphony shorts from 19291939, with more than 8 hours of music over 16 vinyl lps. Among the incalculable bits of knowledge the book imparted was evidence that not a single song on this album represents a walt disney silly symphony cartoon, and some of them have no connection to any disney animation, though one is based on a story that. Folio of songs from disneys mickey mouse and silly symphony sheet music. In 1932 the studio produced its first cartoon in technicolor, flowers and trees. Three little pigs, the wise little hen, three little wolves, toby tortoise returns, and the big bad wolf. The silly symphony collection 19291939 various artists. The use of color here was rather innovative as it is set during the course of a single day. This massive effort was put together as a collaboration between walt disney records and fairfax classics, and the sound was. Today, the elmer elephant short can be viewed on the silly symphonies dvd set in the first wave of the walt disney treasures line. Silly symphony is a series of 75 animated musical short films produced by walt disney productions from 1929 to 1939. Early years and mickey mouse goofy, as well as the silly symphonies seriessemiabstract cartoons featuring animation set to classical music or to the music of carl stalling, the brilliant musician who scored many of the best disney and warner brothers cartoons. Nothin but a nothin 1934 disney silly symphony flying mouse sheet music. Jul 02, 2017 mickey mouse, minnie mouse, goofy, donald duck, pluto, daisy duck, scrooge mcduck, launchpad mcquack walter elias disney was an american entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. This is number 31 of the 75 silly symphonies made by walt disney productions.1276 486 773 462 698 1464 1246 252 261 1530 1601 393 1401 973 605 278 1339 130 516 499 1533 698 470 615 196 583 1647 593 722 319 1344 19 365 234 448 442 642 398 740 234 316 242 624 326 179