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16 Ratings

High Note

Directed by Chuck Jones
United States, 1960
Animation, Short


The sheet music for Johann Strauss’ The Blue Danube is constructed by moving musical symbols. A baton-toting conductor note tries to direct his fellow notes in performing this musical piece, but finds that one of the notes has become drunk after being inside the sheet music for Little Brown Jug.

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High Note Directed by Chuck Jones

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1961 | Nominee: Best Short Subject, Cartoons

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