The Power of Song: an Interview with Disney Music President Chris Montan (Part II)


Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images

In part 2 of our interview with former Disney Music President Chris Montan, we discuss his work with legendary film composers like Hans Zimmer, Jerry Goldsmith, Randy Newman and more. Mr. Montan takes us back to the early days of Pixar, and describes how Toy Story invented their magic musical formula. Different composer's styles and sound are discussed, as are the challenges of adapting Disney classics for Broadway, and so much more.