Star Spangled Banner, Sporting Event Version

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by xk49w, Jan 31, 2013.

  1. xk49w

    xk49w Supporting Member

    I laughed, I cried, it became a part of me.

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  2. Bert Slide

    Bert Slide

    May 16, 2012
    Louisville KY
    Play Ball! That's funny! :D
  3. dtripoli


    Aug 15, 2010
    Took me a minute then I followed the melody line...OMG they nailed it
    How true but painfully sad

  4. Here is Bleeding Gums Murphy's version
  5. Bassmanbob

    Bassmanbob Supporting Member

    For the last ten or fifteen years, I've been asking, "When did the Star Spangled Banner become a ballad?"

    My high school band daughter showed me this a few days ago. I loved it.
  6. petesenkowski

    petesenkowski Supporting Member

    Feb 10, 2007
    Atlanta, GA
    At least the version in the OP got the time signature right. Why is 3/4 so hard for these performers? Beyonce sang it in 4/4 at the inaugural; let's see what Alicia Keys will do at the Super Bowl.