January 19, 2009

YouTube Singing Contest: "The Star Spangled Banner"


The National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, is holding a singing a contest via YouTube. The song: "The Star-Spangled Banner;" the prize: a trip to DC to perform on Flag Day (Sunday, June 14, 2009). This contest starts next month but no official date has been announced. However, you can click here and sign up for an e-mail notice and instructions for uploading your entry video. You'll also be able to see a few sample videos to give you courage.

It's like American Idol in the comfort of your own home. Don't be shy!


Image courtesy of the National Museum of American History. The Star-Spangled Banner:
The first sheet-music issue of “The Star-Spangled Banner” was printed by Thomas Carr’s Music store in Baltimore in 1814. Courtesy Maryland Historical Society

2 comments:

Lancelot said...

This might interest you

Sean said...

Videos can be submitted to this group in YouTube. http://www.youtube.com/group/Starspangledbanner