Star-Spangled Banner free sheet music for all instruments, now with sheets for bass clef and viola clef! Download America's national anthem in seven different keys, and the lyrics for one or all four verses!
Here is what the music looks like, with chord symbols:
Download free sheetmusic for the national anthem in the key of A
Download free sheetmusic for the national anthem in the key of Bb
Download free sheetmusic in the key of C
Download free sheetmusic for the national anthem in the key of D
Download free sheetmusic in Eb
Download national anthem in F
Download national anthem in G
I plan to put up piano accompaniments for the national anthem as well; for now, I hope the chord symbols help.
And since I started playing cello, I decided that lead sheets for bass clef are in order:
Now here are 2 keys for the viola:
Here are the words to print out, verse 1 -- which will print in landscape mode on your printer (hope you don't have to change any settings, but I'm not making any promises!):
Download and print words to the Star-spangled Banner
And the words to all four verses of America's national anthem, which is a two-page document:
Download lyrics to all four verses of the national anthem
A beautiful re-telling of the story of the national anthem, the attack on Fort McHenry:
My favorite video of the national anthem did not allow embedding, but I'll link here to the Michigan Marching Band -- they are so sharp with their white gloves and precise playing, and the boom of "cannon" fire about halfway through, and then a fly-over by a stealth bomber!
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