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Although there are no horses or cavalry charges in the opera, this segment is often used in popular media to denote galloping horses, a race, or a hero riding to the rescue.
Its most famous use in that respect is as the theme music for The Lone Ranger ; that usage has become so famous that the term "intellectual" has been defined as "a man who can listen to the William Tell Overture without thinking of the Lone Ranger.
Described by David Wondrich as a "frequent target of plunder by brass bands in the years during which they dominated the American musical landscape", the overture features prominently in Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse cartoon The Band Concert. Bugs Bunny Rides Again. One of the most frequently used pieces of classical music in American advertising, the overture especially its finale appears in numerous ads,  with psychologist Joan Meyers-Levy suggesting that it is particularly suitable for those targeting male consumers.
At the time, Lark cigarettes was using the theme in a campaign called "Show us your Lark pack! Amongst the films which feature the overture prominently is Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange , where an electronic rearrangement by Wendy Carlos of the finale is played during a fast motion orgy scene.
The less frequently heard introductory portion of the overture is used as somber mood music later in the film. The overture, especially its finale, also features in several sporting events. It has been used by the Hong Kong Jockey Club for many years. Indiana public address announcer Chuck Crabb said the tradition began in about or The Noddy episode "Lost and Found" uses the tune for a song of the same name that the toy characters sing when looking for Rusty, a toy clown.
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Did you know this piece of music is one of the most recognizable classical music tunes? Many people know nothing about the original music itself, but have heard it used in movies, cartoons, and commercials. Below is a list of video links. Can you recognize the William Tell tune in each video?
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