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Aaron Copland:

Rodeo

Copland’s ballet Rodeo tells the story of a cowgirl who is in love with a cowboy, but just can’t get him to notice her. Once she finally does, she decides that she'd rather spend time with another cowboy who was nice to her all along.

Music heard in this episode:

Copland: “Buckaroo Holiday” from Rodeo
Copland: “Corral Nocturne” from Rodeo
Copland: “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo
Copland: Bonyparte
Copland: “Hoedown” from Rodeo

Learn more about Aaron Copland

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This Week's Quiz

Where does the ballet Rodeo take place?

 A Campsite

 A Horse Race

 A Ranch

 A Restaurant

 A School

During Rodeo, what are the cowboys doing?

 Herding cattle

 Eating dinner

 Sitting around the campfire

 Having a party at the end of the week

 Bronco busting

Coplands Hoe-Down used how many fiddle tunes?

 3

 4

 1

 2

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Aaron Copland:

Rodeo

Copland’s ballet Rodeo tells the story of a cowgirl who is in love with a cowboy, but just can’t get him to notice her. Once she finally does, she decides that she'd rather spend time with another cowboy who was nice to her all along.

Music heard in this episode:

Copland: “Buckaroo Holiday” from Rodeo
Copland: “Corral Nocturne” from Rodeo
Copland: “Saturday Night Waltz” from Rodeo
Copland: Bonyparte
Copland: “Hoedown” from Rodeo

Learn more about Aaron Copland

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Where does the ballet Rodeo take place?

 A Campsite

 A Horse Race

 A Ranch

 A Restaurant

 A School

During Rodeo, what are the cowboys doing?

 Herding cattle

 Eating dinner

 Sitting around the campfire

 Having a party at the end of the week

 Bronco busting

Coplands Hoe-Down used how many fiddle tunes?

 3

 4

 1

 2

 

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