Receive both the Poets & Patriots CDs and an autographed print edition copy of the Star Spangled Songbook and be listed (if you desire) on our website as a supporter of the Star Spangled Music Foundation. ($50 tax deductible.) Includes perks #1 and #2 as well as a VIP invitation to our CD release party in Ann Arbor.
15 out of 25 claimed
A donation of one penny for each year of the upcoming bicentennial puts you on our insider email list for updates and links to free materials as they become available. (Fully tax deductible.)
Advance, pre-publication digital downloads of our new premiere recordings of the 1814 original printing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and its source tune, "The Anacreontic Song." These are pristine, beautifully recorded versions that capture the festive mood of celebration and Key's joyous relief at winning the Battle of Baltimore. ($8 tax deductible). Includes perk #1.
A large poster celebrating the anthem's 200th birthday, featuring our logo. Great for classroom use. Sent in a mailing tube to prevent damage. ($10 tax deductible.) Includes perks #1 and #2.
4 out of 50 claimed
Receive a full digital copy of the Poets & Patriots double CD set, including all the recordings listed above plus a pdf booklet describing the history of the anthem with notes on each source song, version, and parody. More than thirty tracks!!! ($10 tax deductible). Includes perks #1 and #2.
Be the first anywhere to receive the double CD (physical copy with autographs!) edition of the Poets & Patriots recordings, featuring two compact discs and an informative print booklet describing the history of the song with notes on each track. This bonus makes a great gift for your favorite K-12 teacher. ($15 tax deductible). Includes Perks #1, and #2.
8 out of 200 claimed
Receive your own copy of the (autographed!) Star Spangled Songbook, including sheet music for each of the anthem's precursors and variants featured in the Poets & Patriots CD set, plus additional song texts and performance suggestions. The music here can be copied and used for educational performances at no additional charge. This bonus makes a great gift for your favorite music teacher ($20 tax deductible). Includes perks #1, #2 and #4.
17 out of 100 claimed
Have four (4) copies of the physical CD set, (4) 200th birthday posters, and two (2) copies of the Songbook sent to the school(s) or teachers of your choice for deposit in the school library and individual use by teachers. Plus the school you select will be invited to join our Star Spangled Schools Network ($60 tax deductible). For $300 donations and above, your package includes a phone or email consultation with teachers at the school ($160 tax deductible). Includes perks #1, #2 and #4 for you!
8 out of 25 claimed
Professor Mark Clague or Foundation director Susan Key (your choice) will visit your school to give a talk to students and/or teachers or for another event on a mutually agreeable date in 2014. ($1000 tax deductible.) Travel expenses not included. Includes perks #1, #2 and #4 for you!
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