Is it better than Fantasia?
Not really. Most of the animation sequences are inferior to the original one.
In my opinion, Rhapsody in Blue and Firebird Suite are the only great ones and about the same level as the original Fantasia film. The Pines of Rome sequence animation ages pretty badly due to the use of CGI. The rest of the animation sequences are fine, but not as memorable.
The introductions are not as engaging as Deems Taylor in the…