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A Rousing Song

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When I was a boy, my parents took me to the Davies Symphony Hall to see Carmine Coppola perform his composition of the soundtrack to the 1927 film Napoleon, which have been painstakingly restored. I listened to the entire album countless times as a boy, and I just enjoyed it again as I was hacking my way through tasks. Here’s one selection – – it’ll get your blood going!