1935

Mickey is a frustrated bandleader who must deal with obnoxious peanut vendor and flute player Donald Duck, who tries to persuade the band to play "Turkey in the Straw," and a cyclone hits before his concert of "William Tell Overture" is completed. This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions.

The Band Concert

Mickey is a frustrated bandleader who must deal with obnoxious peanut vendor and flute player Donald Duck, who tries to persuade the band to play "Turkey in the Straw," and a cyclone hits before his concert of "William Tell Overture" is completed. The cartoon was a major success, making Donald more popular than ever and was later included in Milestones for Mickey (1974). Conductor Arturo Toscanini called this cartoon his favorite. This program is presented as originally created. It may contain outdated cultural depictions.

Release Date:

1935