Ross Care

Melody Time

The animated films of Walt Disney can be divided into two major periods of development and culmination: the initial phase extending from his first efforts in the medium in the mid/late 1920s through the release of BAMBI in 1942, and the second lasting from 1942 to 1959 and the release of SLEEPING BEAUTY, Disney’s last…

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Raintree County

Many hours of my child-and-young adulthood were spent in the movie theaters of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. This combined with a burgeoning interest in composition and music in general and film music in particular led to my early literary efforts to write seriously about the motion picture music of the late (and declining) Hollywood studio era, the…

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