For March 11th… On This Day in Disney History!
On This Day in Disney History… On This Day in 1950, Bruce Healy, composer, arranger, conductor, and music director for Walt Disney Attractions, is born in St. Louis, Missouri. As a high school senior in 1967, his first job with Disney was playing drums in the marching band at Disneyland for the Christmas Parade (in the days when all the music was performed live). Healy went on to write and/or arrange music for Disney’s Fantasmic… Walt Disney: One Man’s Dream, and Disney’s Fantillusion Parade for Tokyo Disneyland. He’s also produced such Disney CDs as the 1997 Official Album of Disneyland and Walt Disney World, and the 1996 Mickey’s Sports Songs.