John Stafford Smith

Born 30 March 1750. Died 21 September 1836
John Stafford Smith
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1750-03-30
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John Stafford Smith

John Stafford Smith Biography (Wikipedia)

John Stafford Smith (30 March 1750 – 21 September 1836) was a British composer, church organist, and early musicologist. He was one of the first serious collectors of manuscripts of works by Johann Sebastian Bach. He met and became close friends with Mozart and Haydn.

Stafford Smith is best known for writing the music for "The Anacreontic Song", which became the tune for the American patriotic song "The Star-Spangled Banner" following the War of 1812, and in 1931 was adopted as the national anthem of the United States.

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To Anacreon in Heaven
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To Anacreon in Heaven
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The Star Spangled Banner
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The Star Spangled Banner

The Star Spangled Banner

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Festival Singers of Toronto
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American Brass Band
The Star Spangled Banner
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The Star Spangled Banner
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The Star-Spangled Banner
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The Star-Spangled Banner
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The Star-Spangled Banner
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The Star-Spangled Banner
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The Star-Spangled Banner
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The Star-Spangled Banner
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The Star Spangled Banner (Woodstock Festival)
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The Star Spangled Banner (Woodstock Festival)
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The Star-Spangled Banner (arr. Stravinsky)
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The Star-Spangled Banner (arr. Stravinsky)

The Star-Spangled Banner (arr. Stravinsky)

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American Music Institute Choir
Jeannette Fang
Jerry Blackstone
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To Anacreon in Heaven
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To Anacreon in Heaven
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National Anthem of Great Britain
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National Anthem of Great Britain
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Blest Pair of Sirens
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Blest Pair of Sirens
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