John Stafford Smith

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Born: 1750-1836
Nationality: British
Education/Training:
Studied with Dr. William Boyce
Best Known For:
Writing the tune to "The Star-Spangled Banner," which became the national anthem for the United States of America, and which was temporarily used with different text as the national anthem of Luxembourg
Notable Compositions:
"The Anacreontic Song"
Assignments:
Became Gentleman of the Chapel Royal in 1784, organist of the Chapel Royal in 1802, and Master of the Children in 1805
REPERTOIRE : The Star Spangled Banner
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LA Phil: Sonic L.A. 10/23/2003
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