Make Mine Music (Song)

Last Updated on: February 20th, 2023

“Make Mine Music” is a song and the title of the 1946 Disney animated package film. The song is a lively and upbeat musical number that sets the tone for the film’s celebration of music and creativity.

In the song, a group of musical instruments come to life and sing about the joy and power of music. The song is a catchy and infectious tune, featuring a chorus of voices and a lively orchestral accompaniment.

The lyrics of the song go like this:

“Make mine music, make mine music,
Please make mine music, and my heart will sing
Oh, my heart will sing, with the joy that music brings
Make mine music, and let me swing”

The song celebrates the diversity of musical styles and forms, and it sets the stage for the film’s collection of musical shorts, which feature a wide range of musical genres, including jazz, classical, and popular music. “Make Mine Music” is a fun and festive opening number, and it captures the spirit of the film’s playful and inventive approach to music and animation.

Additional Details

  • Song Written By: Ken Darby and Eliot Daniel
  • Year Released: 1946

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