How a whole generation learned classical music from watching old cartoons

If you grew up watching the old cartoons produced by Looney Tunes and Warner Bros, there’s a big chance that you learned classical music at the same time. Through his brilliant Twitter thread, cartoonist and animator Vincent Alexander invites his readers to an exercise in nostalgia, naming a few classical pieces — such as Johann Strauss’ “Die Fledermaus” in Tom and Jerry — that a whole generation has associated with some of the best slapstick moments in cartoon history. Read full article here

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