'Ballad For Americans' Sent 'Message Of Unity' In 1940 Presidential Race

'Ballad For Americans' Sent 'Message Of Unity' In 1940 Presidential Race

In the 1940 presidential campaign, one song reached across party lines and had everyone cheering. It was an unlikely hit: “The Ballad for Americans,” an operatic folk cantata that ran 10 minutes.

Source: NPR Politics
'Ballad For Americans' Sent 'Message Of Unity' In 1940 Presidential Race

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