Friday, November 27, 2015

Walt Disney Records: The Legacy Collection (The Ultimate 12-album boxed gift set for the Disney Fan) #HolidayGiftGuide

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One of this year’s most acclaimed series of special edition albums, Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection, is now available in a 12-album, 28-disc collectors’ box gift set. The individual albums celebrate the anniversaries of Disney’s most cherished and classic films that have been enchanting audiences for generations.

This CD series combines great songs, background scores and rare recordings from over a half-century of animation classics--plus music from Disneyland® Park. In addition to remastered tracks, each album in Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection Box Set comes in its own hardcover book, filled with art treasures, exclusive essays, and new illustrations by Lorelay Bové, a visual development artist at Walt Disney Animation Studios (“Tangled”, “Winnie the Pooh”, “Wreck-It Ralph”).

Designed for display, all 12 albums are presented in a specially fitted collectors’ slipcase. The 28-disc Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection Box Set contains over 130 songs; 270 instrumentals; 75 “Lost Chords” deleted songs and demos; and much more--totaling over 25 hours of matchless entertainment for all ages.

The 12 albums in the new box set are as follows:

The Lion King
The Oscar® and Grammy®-winning songs by Elton John and score by Hans Zimmer plus 30 minutes of expanded underscore and Lost Chords demos not used in the film.

Mary Poppins
Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke in an artistic triumph of Walt Disney and the Sherman Brothers, including the world premiere recording of the lost song, “The Eyes of Love.”  Album includes the Sherman Brothers’ demos of the film’s songs and is the largest collection of Lost Chords original demos and new versions in the entire series.

Sleeping Beauty
The magnificent music of Tchaikovsky is transformed into one of Disney’s most dramatic and memorable scores, plus special versions from vinyl record master tracks.

The Little Mermaid
Howard Ashman and Alan Menken’s multi-award-winning music and songs with the original demo recordings and previously unreleased background score.

Leopold Stokowski’s complete FantaSound score from the innovative film, the complete digital score conducted by Irwin Kostal plus bonus tracks by Sterling Holloway.

One of the most brilliant scores in movie history—it introduced “When You Wish Upon a Star”—plus six new-to-CD Mickey Mouse Club songs sung by Jiminy Cricket (Cliff Edwards).

The Oscar®-nominated score and all the songs from the animated classic, plus The Lost Chords, featuring 7 original demos and new versions.

Toy Story
Randy Newman’s hit songs and score from the Disney/Pixar’s landmark animated feature, as well as bonus tracks and three never-before-released background tracks.

Majestic music of Alan Menken, lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (“Wicked”) plus songs that were deleted from the finished score and original demos sung by Menken himself.

Lady and the Tramp
An eagerly requested soundtrack in the series showcasing the vocal and songwriting genius of Peggy Lee, plus bonus track and rare demos.

The Aristocats
From the Disney film favorite comes the famous score, including songs by the Sherman Brothers, the voices of Phil Harris and Maurice Chevallier.  This is the first time the original soundtrack has been available in its entirety.

Beginning with the recordings from the opening day of Disneyland in 1955, the collection guides the listener down Main Street U.S.A., through the greatest attractions, shows and lands that exist today and those that are a happy memory.

Our Thoughts:

This collection is simply amazing and a must-have for any Disney fanatic like we are. Besides being a Collector's item, this is a beautiful and awe-inspiring collection of music from our favorite Disney films.

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  1. Omg this needs to be on my Christmas list! Just sent your link to the hubby <3

  2. This looks like a good CD for the kids. I would really like this one.

  3. My niece loves anything Disney & would love this! I really like The Lion King soundtrack.

  4. alot of great cd' are going to love listening to these disney songs

  5. We are Disney addicts! What an awesome collection.

  6. We are Disney addicts! What an awesome collection.

  7. oh wow! this would be wonderful for my granddaughters, love the instrumental part of this

  8. Wow! This is awesome! What a great compilation.

  9. This is an awesome set! Thanks for sharing.

  10. (Walt Disney Records: The Legacy Collection (The Ultimate 12-album boxed gift set for the Disney Fan) #HolidayGiftGuide) This would be a great gift for my grandson.