What opera did the Lone Ranger originate from?

Many of us will be familiar with The Lone Ranger television show. The theme song is the fourth movement of the Overture, offering up a rollicking gallop. It was composed by Italian Gioachino RossiniGioachino RossiniGioachino Antonio Rossini (29 February 1792 – 13 November 1868) was an Italian composer who gained fame for his 39 operas, although he also wrote many songs, some chamber music and piano pieces, and some sacred music.

What are the 4 parts of the William Tell Overture?

The overture has four sections:

  • Dawn;
  • Storm;
  • Call to the Cows; often used in animated cartoons to signify daybreak.
  • March of the Swiss Soldiers; famous for being the theme music for the The Lone Ranger.