The Star-Spangled Bannercast with Mark Clague: The Star-Spangled Banner in Professional Sports
Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:00pm
When: June 12, 2015 at the Downtown Netcasting Studio
In celebration of the 200th anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner, UM School of Music, Theatre & Dance Professor Mark Clague talks with us about the unique connection between our national anthem and sports.
In this edition of Bannercast, Mark explores the reasons that The Star-Spangled Banner have become a part of professional sports in America, discusses landmark performances, and clarifies that the last two words of the lyrics are not actually "play ball."
June 12, 2015 at the Downtown Netcasting Studio
Copyright: Creative Commons (Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share-alike)
Rights Held by: Ann Arbor District Library
Related Event: Banner Moments: The National Anthem in American Life