Walt Disney proudly showing off his new map of Disneyland, 1950s.
Walt Disney Productions / Walt Disney Entertainment Records
"A MUSICAL SOUVENIR OF WALT DISNEY WORLD’S MAGIC KINGDOM (PICTURE DISC)", Walt Disney Productions #WE-2 [Stereo] (1973).[LP]
Not an "official album" per se, but certainly the first of its kind
that Walt Disney World had after it opened in 1971.
of the sounds from the live music groups in the Magic Kingdom that would be featured on future "official" albums to
MUSICAL GROUPS' DESCRIPTION (uncredited, from the Original LP):
"A MUSICAL SOUVENIR OF “AMERICA ON PARADE” (PICTURE DISC)", Walt Disney Productions #WE-3 (1975).[LP]
This parade was featured during the 1976 Bicentennial celebration at both
Disneyland and Walt Disney World - and this is the musical soundtrack used for that parade, from start to finish.
Be sure to read the story on
how the music for this album was made!