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FROM THE WALT DISNEY RECORDS' FAMILY TO YOURS ...

 FROM THE WALT DISNEY RECORDS' FAMILY TO YOURS ...
 BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrate this special


holiday season with the sounds of Walt Disney Records, from classics to comedy and new music by new artists. Featuring the first-ever boxed set of Disney music throughout the years, original motion picture soundtracks and a new album by Little Richard, the best family entertainment is yours with the magic of Disney recordings.
 From the classics shelf are the original motion picture soundtracks to "Pinocchio," a special remastered edition with more than 30 minutes of never-before-released music, and "Aladdin," Disney's 31st animated feature film presenting songs and score by Academy Award-winners Alan Menken and Howard Ashman ("The Little Mermaid" and "Beauty and the Beast") and Tony Award-winning lyricist Tim Rice. "Aladdin" and "Pinocchio Storyteller" collections are also available containing 24 beautifully illustrated pages and a 15-minute, word-for-word narrated audio cassette. And in "The Sherman Brothers: Walt Disney's Supercalifragilistic Songwriting Team," Disney salutes more than 13 years of music by songwriters Richard and Robert Sherman with songs from "Mary Poppins," "The Jungle Book," "The Aristocats" and Annette Funicello's hit "Tall Paul."
 Comedy and laughter abound as "Dinosaurs -- Big Songs" drum up tons of stone-age fun with the original cast voices from the popular television program, "Dinosaurs," singing 13 original prehysterical songs. Debuting on Disney's new Spotlight Artist Series is "Shake It All About," 12 classic children's songs in a red hot reinvention by legendary rock 'n' roller Little Richard, and "Country Music for Kids," an all-star recording of country music by Mary-Chapin Carpenter, Merle Haggard and Emmylou Harris, among others.
 This year, the Walt Disney Co. celebrates 63 years of musical history with its first boxed collection, "The Music of Disney: A Legacy in Song." Featuring classic music and rarities from film, television and the theme parks, the three-hour/78-song collection includes six never-before-released songs and 17 rare tracks.
 Disney's Music Box Artist Series stars today's hottest new artists recording children's music. Singer/comedian Norman Foote's "If the Shoe Fits ..." is a Foote-stomping adventure in wordplay, wit and magical music. "Rock 'n Together" by Craig 'N Co. rocks and rolls with fresh sounds and fun-loving lyrics for children and singing sensation Parachute Express' "Happy to be Here" is an irresistible blend of harmony and interactive music.
 Fill this holiday season with song and festive cheer. Enjoy the tradition of the season with the family tradition of Walt Disney Records.
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 /CONTACT: Amy Malsin, Jolynn Lewis or Trish Mattoff of Walt Disney Records, 818-567-5328/ CO: Walt Disney Records ST: California IN: ENT SU: PDT


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