Our Poets & Patriots Live! recording release recital is now archived and available on our starspangledmusic Youtube channel.
This lecture recital offers an artistic journey through the history of the United States national anthem from its roots in an English club song through a brand-new arrangement by Boston-based composer Michael Gandolfi. Each song is introduced by Professor Mark Clague of the American Music Institute at the University of Michigan. You can click above to watch the whole show or select from one of 12 segments that showcase individual songs.