3 pages | PDF | 706.9 KBBeauty and the Beast by Alan Menken is a classic Disney song from the 1991 animated movie of the same name. The song features music composed by Alan Menken, with lyrics written by Howard Ashman. The song is set in the key of D♭ major and B♭ minor and consists of 55 measures of music. It is a beautiful, emotional and powerful love song that tells the story of the love between Prince Adam and his captor, the titular Beast. The song has layers of complex instrumentation featuring a full orchestra, as well as tinkling bells and soaring choral parts. Its emotional and heartfelt lyrics capture the beauty of true love, even in the face of adversity.