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Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked

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List RulesLists includes animated and live action Disney musical movies. Vote for each soundtrack as a whole, considering all songs.

One of the many reasons that movie fans love Disney films is their catchy and creative soundtracks. The top Disney movie soundtracks have been written by Grammy-award winning musicians and sung by legendary performers. This is a list of the greatest Disney musical soundtracks, including everything from Beauty and the Beast to Mary Poppins to The Jungle Book. If you're looking Disney songs lists, check out the best Disney love songs or the best songs by Disney villains

What films will you find on this best Disney movie soundtracks list? The Lion King has to be near the top. Elton John and Tim Rice won an Academy Award for their composition “Can You Feel the Love Tonight.” Composer Hans Zimmer also won an Oscar for his work on the film in regards to the score. Moana is another great Disney movie with an amazing soundtrack, with original songs composed by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.

The score of Fantasia consisted of music written by the likes of Bach, Tchaikovsky, and Beethoven. Other good films featured on this top Disney movie soundtracks list include Aladdin, Cinderella and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

Which Disney movie has your favorite soundtrack? Give the best films a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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  • The Lion King1
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    ActorsWhoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick, James Earl Jones, Rowan Atkinson

    Directed byRob Minkoff, Roger Allers

    1. Circle of Life
    2. I Just Can't Wait to Be King
    3. Be Prepared
    4. Hakuna Matata
    5. Can You Feel the Love Tonight
    6. This Land
    7. ...To Die For
    8. Under the Stars
    9. King of Pride Rock
    10. Circle of Life
    11. I Just Can't Wait to Be King
    12. Can You Feel the Love Tonight

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  • Aladdin2
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    ActorsRobin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker, Jonathan Freeman, Jim Cummings

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

    1. Arabian Nights
    2. Legend of the Lamp          
    3. One Jump Ahead
    4. Street Urchins 
    5. One Jump Ahead (Reprise) 
    6. Friend Like Me 
    7. To Be Free
    8. Prince Ali   
    9. A Whole New World  
    10. Jafar's Hour
    11. Prince Ali (Reprise)
    12. The Ends of the Earth
    13. The Kiss
    14. On a Dark Night
    15. Jasmine Runs Away
    16. Marketplace
    17. The Cave of Wonders
    18. Aladdin's Word             
    19. The Battle
    20. Happy End in Agrabah              
    21. A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)

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  • Beauty and the Beast3

    ActorsAngela Lansbury, Frank Welker, Jerry Orbach, Robby Benson, David Ogden Stiers

    Directed byGary Trousdale, Kirk Wise

    1. Prologue
    2. Belle ([A])   
    3. Belle (Reprise)
    4. Gaston
    5. Gaston
    6. Be Our Guest
    7. Something There
    8. The Mob Song
    9. Beauty and the Beast
    10. To the Fair
    11. West Wing
    12. The Beast Lets Belle Go
    13. Battle on the Tower
    14. Transformation
    15. Beauty and the Beast

  • The Little Mermaid4

    ActorsJodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Pat Carroll, Samuel E. Wright, Jason Marin

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

    1. Fathoms Below
    2. Main Titles
    3. Fanfare
    4. Daughters of Triton
    5. Part of Your World
    6. Under the Sea
    7. Part of Your World
    8. Poor Unfortunate Souls
    9. Les Poissons
    10. Kiss the Girl
    11. Fireworks
    12. Jig
    13. The Storm
    14. Destruction of the Grotto
    15. Flotsam and Jetsam
    16. Tour of the Kingdom
    17. Bedtime
    18. Wedding Announcement
    19. Eric to the Rescue
    20. Happy Ending

  • Mulan5
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    Mulan

    1998

    ActorsEddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei, Donny Osmond, Pat Morita

    Directed byTony Bancroft, Barry Cook

    1. Honor to Us All
    2. Reflection
    3. I'll Make a Man Out of You
    4. A Girl Worth Fighting For
    5. True to Your Heart
    6. Suite from Mulan
    7. Attack at the Wall
    8. Mulan's Decision
    9. Blossoms
    10. The Huns Attack
    11. The Burned-Out Village
    12. Reflection
    13. Mulan's Decision (Synthesizer Version Score) (aka Short Hair (Score))

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  • Moana6
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    Moana

    2016

    ActorsAuli'i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison, Jemaine Clement

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

    1. Tulou Tagaloa
    2. An Innocent Warrior
    3. Where You Are
    4. How Far I'll Go
    5. We Know the Way
    6. How Far I'll Go (Reprise)
    7. You're Welcome
    8. Shiny
    9. Logo Te Pate
    10. I Am Moana (Song of the Ancestors)
    11. Know Who You Are
    12. We Know the Way (Finale)
    13. How Far I'll Go
    14. You're Welcome
    15. Prologue
    16. He Was You
    17. Village Crazy Lady
    18. Cavern
    19. The Ocean Chose You
    20. The Hook
    21. Tala's Deathbed
    22. Battle of Wills
    23. Kakamora
    24. It's Called Wayfinding
    25. Climbing
    26. Tamatoa's Lair
    27. Great Escape
    28. If I Were the Ocean
    29. Te Ka Attacks
    30. Maui Leaves
    31. Heartache
    32. Tala Returns
    33. Sails to Te Fiti
    34. Shiny Heart
    35. Te Fiti Restored
    36. Hand of a God
    37. Voyager Tagaloa
    38. Toe Feiloa'i
    39. Navigating Home
    40. The Return to Voyaging

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  • Hercules7
    606
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    ActorsDanny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston, Keith David, Paul Shaffer

    Directed byRon Clements, John Musker

    1. Long Ago...
    2. The Gospel Truth/Main Title
    3. The Gospel Truth II
    4. The Gospel Truth III
    5. Go the Distance
    6. Oh Mighty Zeus
    7. Go the Distance (Reprise)
    8. One Last Hope
    9. Zero to Hero
    10. I Won't Say (I'm in Love)
    11. A Star Is Born
    12. Go the Distance (Single)
    13. The Big Olive
    14. The Prophecy
    15. Destruction of the Agora
    16. Phil's Island
    17. Rodeo
    18. Speak of the Devil
    19. The Hydra Battle
    20. Meg's Garden
    21. Hercules' Villa
    22. All Time Chump
    23. Cutting the Thread
    24. A True Hero/A Star Is Born (End Title)

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  • Tangled8
    568
    310

    ActorsMandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi, Brad Garrett, Laraine Newman

    Directed byNathan Greno, Byron Howard

    1. When Will My Life Begin?
    2. When Will My Life Begin? (Reprise 1)
    3. Mother Knows Best
    4. When Will My Life Begin? (Reprise 2)
    5.  I've Got a Dream
    6. Mother Knows Best (Reprise)
    7. I See the Light
    8. Healing Incantation
    9. Flynn Wanted
    10. Prologue
    11. Horse with No Rider
    12. Escape Route
    13. Campfire
    14. Kingdom Dance
    15. Waiting For the Lights
    16. Return to Mother
    17. Realization and Escape
    18. The Tear Heals
    19. Kingdom Celebration
    20. Something That I Want

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  • The Jungle Book9
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    ActorsClint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima, Sterling Holloway, J. Pat O'Malley

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

    1. Trust in Me
    2. Colonel Hathi's March
    3. The Bare Necessities   
    4. I Wan'na Be like You    
    5. Colonel Hathi's March (reprise)
    6. That's What Friends Are For (The Vulture Song)
    7. My Own Home     
    8. The Bare Necessities

  • Tarzan10
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    Tarzan

    1999

    ActorsRosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver, Tony Goldwyn, Nigel Hawthorne

    Directed byKevin Lima, Chris Buck

    1. Two Worlds
    2. You'll Be in My Heart
    3. Son of Man
    4. Trashin' the Camp
    5. Strangers Like Me
    6. Two Worlds (Reprise)
    7. Trashin' the Camp
    8. You'll Be in My Heart
    9. Two Worlds
    10. A Wondrous Place
    11. Moves Like an Ape, Looks Like a Man
    12. The Gorillas
    13. One Family
    14. Two Worlds (Finale

  • Pocahontas11
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    ActorsMel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly, Linda Hunt, Frank Welker

    Directed byEric Goldberg, Mike Gabriel

    1. The Virginia Company
    2. Ship at Sea (Score)
    3. The Virginia Company (Reprise)
    4. Steady as the Beating Drum (Main Title)
    5. Steady as the Beating Drum (Reprise)
    6. Just Around the Riverbend
    7. Grandmother Willow (Score)
    8. Listen With Your Heart I
    9. Mine, Mine, Mine
    10. Listen with Your Heart II
    11. Colors of the Wind
    12. Savages (Part 1)
    13. Savages (Part 2)
    14. I’ll Never See Him Again (Score)
    15. Pocahontas (Score)
    16. Council Meeting (Score)
    17. Percy's Bath (Score)
    18. River's Edge (Score)
    19. Skirmish (Score)
    20. Getting Acquainted (Score)
    21. Ratcliffe's Plan (Score)
    22. Picking Corn (Score)
    23. The Warriors Arrive (Score)
    24. John Smith Sneaks Out (Score)
    25. Execution (Score)
    26. Farewell (Score)
    27. Colors of the Wind (End Title)
    28. If I Never Knew You (End Title)

  • Mary Poppins12
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    ActorsJulie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Elsa Lanchester, Paul Frees, Ed Wynn

    Directed byRobert Stevenson

    1. Overture
    2. Sister Suffragette
    3. The Life I Lead
    4. The Perfect Nanny
    5. A Spoonful of Sugar
    6. Pavement Artist
    7. Jolly Holiday
    8. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
    9. Stay Awake
    10. I Love to Laugh
    11. A British Bank (The Life I Lead)
    12. Feed the Birds (Tuppence a Bag)
    13. Fidelity Fiduciary Bank
    14. Chim Chim Cher-ee
    15. Step in Time
    16. A Man Has Dreams
    17. Let's Go Fly a Kite

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  • Frozen13
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    Frozen

    2013

    ActorsKristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk, Ciarán Hinds, Jonathan Groff

    Directed byChris Buck, Jennifer Lee

    1. Frozen Heart
    2. Do You Want to Build a Snowman?
    3. For the First Time in Forever
    4. Love Is an Open Door
    5. Let It Go
    6. Reindeer(s) Are Better Than People
    7. In Summer
    8. For the First Time in Forever (Reprise)
    9. Fixer Upper
    10. Let It Go (single version)
    11. Vuelie
    12. Elsa and Anna
    13. The Trolls
    14. Coronation Day
    15. Heimr Àrnadalr
    16. Winter's Waltz
    17. Sorcery
    18. Royal Pursuit
    19. Onward and Upward
    20. Wolves
    21. The North Mountain
    22. We Were So Close
    23. Marshmallow Attack!
    24. Conceal, Don't Feel
    25. Only an Act of True Love
    26. Summit Siege
    27. Return to Arendelle
    28. Treason
    29. Some People Are Worth Melting For
    30. Whiteout
    31. The Great Thaw (Vuelie Reprise)
    32. Epilogue

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  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame14

    ActorsDemi Moore, Kevin Kline, Jason Alexander, Frank Welker, David Ogden Stiers

    Directed byGary Trousdale, Kirk Wise

    1. The Bells of Notre Dame
    2. Out There
    3. Topsy Turvy
    4. Humiliation
    5. God Help the Outcasts
    6. The Bell Tower
    7. Heaven's Light/Hellfire
    8.  A Guy Like You
    9. Paris Burning
    10. The Court of Miracles
    11. Sanctuary!
    12. And He Shall Smite the Wicked
    13. Into the Sunlight
    14. The Bells of Notre Dame (Reprise)
    15. Someday
    16. God Help the Outcasts

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  • Pinocchio15
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    ActorsMel Blanc, Cliff Edwards, Frankie Darro, Walter Catlett, Evelyn Venable

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, T. Hee, Bill Roberts, Hamilton Luske, Ben Sharpsteen

    1. When You Wish Upon a Star
    2. Jiminy Cricket Theme / Little Wooden Head
    3. The Blue Fairy Arrives / When You Wish Upon a Star
    4. Give A Little Whistle
    5. Pinocchio Goes to School
    6. Hi-Diddle-Dee-Dee (An Actor's Life For Me)
    7. I've Got No Strings
    8. Coach to Pleasure Island
    9. The Whale Chase
    10. Turn on the Old Music Box — When You Wish Upon a Star
     

  • Cinderella16
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    ActorsJune Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton, Jimmy MacDonald, Lucille Bliss

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi

    1. Cinderella (Main Title)
    2. A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes
    3. A Visitor/Caught in a Trap/Lucifer/Feed the Chickens/Breakfast is Served/Time on Our Hands
    4. The King's Plan
    5. The Music Lesson/Oh, Sing Sweet Nightingale/Bad Boy Lucifer/A Message from His Majesty
    6.  Little Dressmakers/The Work Song/Scavenger Hunt/A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes/The Dress/My Beads/Escape to the Garden
    7. Where Did I Put That Thing?/Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo
    8. Reception at the Palace/So This Is Love
    9. The Stroke of Midnight/Thank You Fairy Godmother
    10. Locked in the Tower/Gus and Jaq to the Rescue/Slipper Fittings/Cinderella's Slipper/Finale
    11. I'm In The Middle Of A Muddle

  • Peter Pan17
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    ActorsJune Foray, Bobby Driscoll, Heather Angel, Tom Conway, Hans Conried

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney

    1. The Second Star to the Right
    2. You Can Fly!
    3. A Pirate's Life
    4. Following the Leader
    5. What Made the Red Man Red?
    6.  Your Mother and Mine
    7. The Elegant Captain Hook
    8. You Can Fly!
    9. Never Smile at a Crocodile

  • Sleeping Beauty18
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    ActorsMarvin Miller, Mary Costa, Verna Felton, Taylor Holmes, Eleanor Audley

    Directed byClyde Geronimi

    1. Main Title (Once Upon a Dream)
    2. Hail to the Princess Aurora
    3. The Gifts of Beauty and Song / Maleficent Appears / True Love Conquers All
    4. Bluebird / I Wonder
    5. Woodland Symphony / Once Upon a Dream
    6. Skumps
    7. Sleeping Beauty Song
    8. Battle With the Forces of Evil / Awakening (Love Theme) / Finale (Once Upon a Dream)
     

  • The Nightmare Before Christmas19

    ActorsPaul Reubens, Catherine O'Hara, Danny Elfman, Greg Proops, Glenn Shadix

    Directed byHenry Selick

    1. Overture (score)
    2. Opening
    3. This Is Halloween
    4. Jack's Lament
    5. Doctor Finklestein/In the Forest (score)
    6. What's This?
    7. Town Meeting Song
    8. Jack and Sally Montage (score)
    9. Jack's Obsession
    10. Kidnap the Sandy Claws
    11. Making Christmas
    12. Nabbed (score)
    13. Oogie Boogie's Song
    14. Sally's Song
    15. Christmas Eve Montage (score)
    16. Poor Jack
    17. To the Rescue (score)
    18. Finale/Reprise
    19. Closing
    20. End Title (score)

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  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs20

    ActorsBilly Gilbert, Pinto Colvig, Jimmy MacDonald, Adriana Caselotti, Moroni Olsen

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Larry Morey, Perce Pearce, Ben Sharpsteen, William Cottrell

    1. Overture
    2. Magic Mirror
    3. I'm Wishing / One Song
    4. Queen Theme
    5. Far Into the Forest
    6. Animal Friends / With a Smile and a Song
    7. Just Like a Doll's House
    8. Whistle While You Work
    9. Heigh-Ho
    10. Let's See What's Upstairs
    11. There's Trouble a-Brewin'
    12. It's a Girl
    13. Hooray! She Stays
    14. Bluddle-Uddle-Um-Dum (The Dwarfs' Washing Song)
    15. I've Been Tricked
    16. The Dwarfs' Yodel Song (The Silly Song)
    17. Some Day My Prince Will Come
    18. Pleasant Dreams
    19. A Special Sort of Death
    20. Why Grumpy, You Do Care
    21. Makin' Pies
    22. Have a Bite
    23. Chorale for Snow White
    24. Love's First Kiss (Finale)
    25. Music in Your Soup
    26. You're Never Too Old To Be Young

  • Fantasia21
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    ActorsWalt Disney, Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski, Jimmy MacDonald, Paul Smith

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, T. Hee, Ford Beebe

    1. Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565
    2. The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71A: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
    3. Chinese Dance
    4. Dance of the Reed Flutes
    5. The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71A: Arabian Dance
    6. Russian Dance
    7. Waltz Of The Flowers
    8. The Sorcerer's Apprentice
    9. Rite of Spring
    10. The Pastoral Symphony (The Sixth)
    11. Dance of the Hours (From “La Gioconda”)
    12. A Night on Bald Mountain
    13. Ave Maria
     

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  • Lady and the Tramp22

    ActorsPeggy Lee, Stan Freberg, Dallas McKennon, Verna Felton, Alan Reed

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi

    1. Main Title (Bella Notte) / The Wag of a Dog's Tail
    2. Peace on Earth (Silent Night)
    3. It Has a Ribbon / Lady to Bed / A Few Mornings Later
    4. Sunday / The Rat / Morning Paper
    5. A New Blue Collar / Lady Talks To Jock & Trusty / It's Jim Dear
    6. What a Day! / Breakfast at Tony's
    7. Warning / Breakout / Snob Hill / A Wee Bairn
    8. Countdown to B-Day
    9. Baby's First Morning / What Is a Baby / La La Lu
    10. Going Away / Aunt Sarah
    11. The Siamese Cat Song / What's Going on Down There?
    12. The Muzzle / Wrong Side of the Tracks
    13. You Poor Kid / He's Not My Dog
    14. Through the Zoo / A Log Puller
    15. Footloose and Collar-Free / A Night at the Restaurant / Bella Notte
    16. It's Morning / Ever Chase Chickens / Caught
    17. Home Sweet Home
    18. The Pound
    19. What a Dog / He's a Tramp
    20. In the Doghouse / The Rat Returns / Falsely Accused / We've Got to Stop That Wagon / Trusty's Sacrifice
    21. Watch the Birdie / Visitors
    22. Finale (Peace on Earth)

  • Frozen 223
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    ActorsKristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, Evan Rachel Wood, Sterling K. Brown

    Directed byChris Buck, Jennifer Lee

    1. All Is Found
    2. Some Things Never Change
    3. Into the Unknown
    4. When I Am Older
    5. Reindeer(s) Are Better Than People
    6. Lost in the Woods
    7. Show Yourself
    8. The Next Right Thing
    9. Into the Unknown (end credits)
    10. All Is Found (end credits)
    11. Lost in the Woods (end credits)

     

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  • Oliver & Company24

    ActorsBilly Joel, Bette Midler, Cheech Marin, Joey Lawrence, Dom DeLuise

    Directed byGeorge Scribner

    1. Once Upon a Time in New York City
    2. Why Should I Worry?
    3. Streets of Gold
    4. Perfect Isn't Easy
    5. Good Company
    6. Sykes
    7. Bedtime Story
    8. The Rescue
    9. Pursuit Through the Subway
    10. Buscando Guayaba
    11. End Title

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  • Dumbo25
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    Dumbo

    1941

    ActorsSterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton, Herman Bing, Ken Darby

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Samuel Armstrong, Bill Roberts, Ben Sharpsteen, Norm Ferguson

    1. Main Title
    2. Look Out for Mister Stork
    3. Loading the Train / Casey Junior / Stork on a Cloud / Straight From Heaven / Mother and Baby / Arrival at Night
    4. Song of the Roustabouts
    5. Circus Parade
    6. Bathtime / Hide and Seek
    7. Ain't That the Funniest Thing / Berserk / Dumbo Shunned / A Mouse! / Dumbo and Timothy / Dumbo the Great
    8. The Pyramid of Pachyderms
    9. No Longer an Elephant / Dumbo's Sadness / A Visit in the Night / Baby Mine
    10. Clown Song
    11. Hiccups / Firewater / Bubbles / Did You See That? / Pink Elephants on Parade
    12. Up a Tree / The Fall / Timothy's Theory
    13. When I See an Elephant Fly
    14. You Oughta Be Ashamed
    15. The Flight Test / When I See an Elephant Fly (reprise)
    16. Save My Child / The Threshold of Success
    17. Dumbo's Triumph / Making History / Finale (When I See an Elephant Fly)
    18. Spread Your Wings (demo)