Two examples of my earliest childhood exposure to classical music were, Fantasia and our well-worn recording of the Nutcracker Suite.  There's even overlap between the two, and including Waltz Wednesdays because it's this:

But all the videos of this waltz I have ever seen are permanently second-rate after this hit the 'tubes last month:

The fourth M is for, "Magic!"

This article was updated on May 9, 2023

David F