The First Downtown Inauguration After All

Bob Gilmore alerts me to a video that reveals what Yo-Yo Ma and his gang really played at the inauguration. If memory serves, I think it’s an Elliott Sharp tune. Certainly beats John Williams half-heartedly trying to avoid directly plagiarizing Aaron Copland.


  1. Ryan Howard says

    Notice it lasts precisely 4 minutes and 33 seconds.
    KG replies: Mary Jane Leach said the same thing, but somehow I had a duplicate post, and hers got accidentally erased when I deleted it. Great minds think alike.