The Star-Spangled Banner (Bb) (SAB)

Composer
John Stafford Smith
Year of composition
1766
Arranger
Lyricist
Francis Scott Key
Difficulty
Easy (Grades 1-3)
Duration
1 minute
Genre
Other and Classical music
Instrumentation
Choir
Instrumental parts
Not available
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This is the arrangement of the "Star-Spangled Banner" I have been using with my students since 1974. I have it on Sibelius for my students to download for class use. Check out my other arrangements at: http://members.sibeliusmusic.com/jjacklich/ where you will find lots of arrangements for string quartet.

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