Category Archives: Classical Music in Film


Maybe this seems obvious, but I can’t talk about classical music in films without talking about Fantasia. Within this film are all of my earliest memories of classical music. Fantasia was released in 1940. It began with the concept of … Continue reading

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2001: A Space Odyssey

This will be the first of what I plan on being a pretty regular feature, in which I highlight classical music pieces in film. I’ll call it “Classical Music Pieces in Film”. In our first installment we’ll be discussing a … Continue reading

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