Check out this cool information about Walt Disney Records’ The Legacy Collection Box Set! Walt Disney Records recognized the milestone anniversaries of a dozen of its most treasured movies this year with The Legacy Collection; an acclaimed series of special edition soundtracks, presented with exclusive new content and artwork, and sold separately. Now, Disney is wrapping all of the 12 special editions into a perfect holiday bundle called The Legacy Collection Box Set, a first-of-its-kind collection combining such a massive body of Walt Disney’s musical and visual masterpieces into a single package. In celebration of its release, Walt Disney Records will be offering special discounts on the box set, some of the special features included within it and other Walt Disney collectibles throughout the holiday season at disneymusicemporium.com.
The Legacy Collection Box Set by the numbers:
- 12 Walt Disney remastered movie soundtracks
- 28 CDs
- 400 Songs/instrumentals
- 75 Deleted songs and demos
- 25 Hours of musical magic
- 5 Includes 5 of Disney’s 12 Academy-Award winners for “Best Original Songs.”
- 1 The Legacy Collection marks the 1st time a Disney box set features exclusive new artwork with a unified theme across the entire collection.
- 30 Cyber Monday discount! On November 30th, buyers will receive 30% off orders placed on disneymusicemporium.com when using code DMESALE2 at checkout.
- 4 Buy any Legacy Collection album on December 4th on disneymusicemporium.com and get a free lithograph (featuring art from entire series). This offer lasts one week only, while supplies last!
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.
Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke in an artistic triumph of Walt Disney and the Sherman Brothers, including the debut new 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.
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.
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.
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.
Special discount opportunities for The Legacy Collection Box Set will continue through Christmas Day, exclusively on disneymusicemporium.com. Sounds great!