Rhapsody Rabbit vs. The Cat Concerto

So, who’s behind these two famous cartoon recordings of Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2?  Jakob Gimpel was a concert pianist and educator born in what was then Austria-Hungary in 1906.  Throughout his career, he was responsible for the piano performances in many popular films and these two classic cartoons.  Which one is your favorite?

Rhapsody Rabbit


Check out this old Mickey Mouse cartoon from 1929 to see Mickey’s big solo!

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