SSB 200! Star Spangled Anniversary Songbook & History Recordings for K-12 Kids

Celebrate "The Star-Spangled Banner"'s 200th birthday with two musical gifts for teachers and students across the nation -- recordings and a songbook!
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$13,497USD
raised of $11,700 goal
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This campaign started on Sep 26 and closed on October 29, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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  • $100USD
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    #7 Star Spangled Booster

    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.

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    15 out of 25 claimed

  • $2USD
    #1 SSB-200 Friend

    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.)

    2 claimed

  • $10USD
    #2 Spangled Originals Duo

    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.

    Estimated delivery: October 2013

    10 claimed

  • $18USD
    #3 200th Birthday Poster

    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.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    4 out of 50 claimed

  • $25USD
    #4 Poets & Patriots Download

    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.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    23 claimed

  • $35USD
    #5 Poets & Patriots CDs

    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.

    Estimated delivery: December 2013

    8 out of 200 claimed

  • $50USD
    #6 Star Spangled Songbook

    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.

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    17 out of 100 claimed

  • $250USD
    #8 Star-Spangled School Deal

    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!

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    8 out of 25 claimed

  • $1,100USD
    #9 SSB Lecture Spectacular

    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!

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    0 out of 3 claimed

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