Jimmy and Mary get a group of kids together to play in a school orchestra. A huge contest between schools is coming up and they have a hard time raising money to go to Chicago for the contest.

  1. Busby Berkeley


  2. John Monks Jr.


  3. Fred F. Finklehoffe


Top Billed Cast

  1. Mickey Rooney

    Mickey Rooney

    Jimmy Connors

  2. Judy Garland

    Judy Garland

    Mary Holden

  3. June Preisser

    June Preisser

    Barbara Frances Morgan

  4. William Tracy

    William Tracy

    Phillip Turner

  5. Larry Nunn

    Larry Nunn

    Willie Brewster

Full Cast & Crew

Strike Up the Band
Strike Up the Band


Status Released

Release Information

  • September 27, 1940


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 0m

Budget -

Revenue -



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