Watch the Anthem for American Concert
Thank you for helping us “Raise It Up!” on June 14, 2014. Click above to watch the archived version of the June 14, 2014 concert.
To see photos of events in DC and around the country, click here.
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Discover the Stories Behind the Star-Spangled Banner
Take a Close Look at the Original, Handwritten Lyrics to Our National Anthem
Conserving the Star-Spangled Banner
CHORUS AMERICAA Choral Celebration in Partnership with the Kennedy Center
STAR-SPANGLED MUSIC FOUNDATIONStar Spangled Music Blog
SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYSRecordings of the "Star-Spangled Banner"
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
"...Whose broad stripes and bright stars thru the perilous fight,
O'er the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming?
And the rocket's red glare, the bombs bursting in air,
Gave proof through the night that our flag was still there.
Oh, say does that star-spangled banner yet wave..."