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  1. On ‘Fanfare For The Common Man,’ An Anthem For The American Century: NPR’s American Anthems series

    Aaron Copland’s "Fanfare for the Common Man" begins with dramatic percussion, heralding something big and exciting. Then comes a ladder of simple trumpet notes, solemn and heroic. The whole piece takes less than four minutes to play, but its admirers say it speaks volumes in that time.

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