The Craig Fahle Show

Your Favorite Looney Tunes Characters Perform with the DSO

Friday, April 11, 2014

Photo courtesy of Cartoonatics The Detroit Symphony Orchestra presents “Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II” featuring Looney Tunes characters, such as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Elmer Fudd, Pepe Le Pew, Tweety, Sylvester, Wile E. Coyote, and Road Runner. The concert is conducted by Erik Ochsner and created by George Daugherty along with David Ka Lik Wong. The concert features the original scores and live screenings of the cartoons.

Craig speaks with Daugherty about the show, the lives and careers of animated film score composers Carl Stalling and Milt Franklyn, and about the Looney Tunes sound beyond "The Rabbit of Seville" and "What's Opera, Doc?"

For more information visit the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's site.