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Episode 141: How Disney's Theme Park Music Affects You

by The Jim Hill Media Podcast Network

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**Updated** - We've added 15 minutes of music to illustrate the examples.

We talk with musicologist Dr. Gregory Camp about his paper "Mickey Mouse Muzak: Shaping Experience Musically at Walt Disney World." Gregory walks us through the Magic Kingdom's lands and attractions to show us how Disney uses different arrangements of the same song to change our mood.


You can download Gregory's paper at


released December 1, 2017
Produced fabulously by Aaron Adams. The music samples are probably all (C) Disney.


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Jim Hill is a writer, blogger, and theme park historian, and he'll be the first to tell you all of the back-room deals and corporate gossip that happens inside the Walt Disney Company.

Len Testa co-authors the Unofficial Guide series of travel books, focusing on theme parks.
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