The Cat Concerto

1947 film by Joseph Barbera, William Hanna

The Cat Concerto is the 29th Tom and Jerry animated cartoon. It was released in theaters on April 26, 1947 and was produced by Fred Quimby and directed by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. It is considered one of the best Tom and Jerry cartoons ever made, winning the Academy Award for Best Short Subject: Cartoons in the 19th Academy Awards.[1]

The Cat Concerto
Directed byWilliam Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Produced byFred Quimby
Music byScott Bradley
Franz Liszt
Animation byKenneth Muse
Ed Barge
Irven Spence
Additional animation:
Richard Bickenbach (uncredited)
Distributed byMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
April 26, 1947
Running time


  1. "The 19th Academy Awards (1947) Nominees and Winners". Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-19.

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