Copland – Rodeo: Hoe-Down, Boston Pops

Activity Instructions:

Play music as parents and students are coming in.

Historical information:

Aaron CoplandĀ was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his own and other American music. Instrumental in forging a distinctly American style of composition, in his later years he was often referred to as “the Dean of American Composers.”

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