Tag Archives: Star Spangled Banner

A MasterClass July 4th Monday Performance By Sandi Patti Of The Star Spangled Banner 

Happy 4th of July to my American readers.  And, of course, I had to include one of the best versions ever of your  American Anthem on Independence Day.  And, I must say, this is one  humongous version of the Star Spangled Banner by the one and only Sandi Patti.  Some of you may think it […]

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America’s Got Talent Performer Fernando Varela Of Forte Fame Performs The Star Spangled Banner

Happy Independence Day to my American readers. In order to celebrate Independence Day in grand style, I have packed a one-two punch in “Star Spangled Banner” video performances here on this blogging site. Below this topic, you will see and hear a gorgeous rendition of both the Star Spangled Banner and God Bless America by […]

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David Archuleta Retrospective Series Part Seventeen: Star Spangled Banner/God Bless America

By Pamela Pike and Rosanne Simunovic Pamela Pike’s Recollections In the year of 1812, an attempt to take Baltimore the British attacked Fort McHenry, which protected the harbor. After witnessing the bombardment, a young lawyer, Francis Scott Key wrote a poem from which the lyrics came for The Star Spangled Banner. The song is a […]

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Happy Independence Day To My American Readers Courtesy Of Beyonce

Happy Independence Day to all! Wish I could be there to celebrate this momentous day but I am still recovering from all the Canada Day celebrations in my fair country. 🙂 I am pleased to present Beyonce’s phenomenal performance of The Star Spangled Banner. It is absolutely exceptional. It was performed live at the Super […]

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Tom Lowe: The Saga Continues

Well, the Top 24 singers for American Idol Season Six have been revealed and the enigmatic Tom Lowe was not among them. Of course, American Idol had to quickly say his name and show him descending the elevator after he was dismissed by the three judges. Every Top 40 singer was acknowledged during last evening’s […]

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Billy Joel Kicks Off The Super Bowl 2007

As a self -confessed Billy Joel fan and as a self declared non – fan of the Super Bowl, I was nonetheless lured to watch this annual event because of the musical elements attached to this sports spectacle. This year I was very excited to see and hear Billy Joel perform live. However, my excitement […]

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