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Daffy Duck And Deliverance

Daffy Duck And Deliverance

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Every several years, at rather irregular intervals, the Seattle Symphony Orchestra stages a “Bugs Bunny Night,” in which, on a giant screen looming over the orchestra, are projected several classical Warner Brothers cartoons involving, not just Bugs, but Daffy Duck, the Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote, Elmer Fudd, Porky Pig, etc., etc., etc. All the cartoons involve classical and baroque music from various eras. Now, the cartoons’ soundtracks are independent of the orchestra, but the orchestra below the screen plays the music live and in real time – in miraculously perfect synchronization to the cartoons.  My wife and I attended the latest performance, celebrating the 50-year – yes! 50-year! – partnership forged between the animation geniuses of Warner Brothers cartoons and the gr