Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

The Story of “The Star-Spangled Banner”

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Learn the story behind our national anthem as we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the lyrics Francis Scott Key wrote as he witnessed the Battle of Baltimore in September 1814. David and Ginger Hildebrand of the Colonial Music Institute discuss the events that inspired Key and perform the popular song that became the tune for the anthem.

Details

Date:
September 11
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
, , , ,
Website:
http://www.societyofthecincinnati.org/events/public

Organizer

Anderson House – The Society of the Cincinnati
Phone:
202-785-2040
Website:
http://www.societyofthecincinnati.org/

Venue

Anderson House – The Society of the Cincinnati
2118 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20008 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
202-785-2040
Website:
http://www.societyofthecincinnati.org/