I few weeks ago I asked the question who should sing at the inauguration, Beyonce or Jennifer Hudson? Many of you responded, neither. Well the neithers have it. Here is a run down of the ceremony.
- Musical Selection The United States Marine Band
- Musical Selections The San Francisco Boys Chorus and the San Francisco Girls Chorus
- Call to Order and Welcoming Remarks The Honorable Dianne Feinstein
- Invocation Dr. Rick Warren, Saddleback Church, Lake Forest, CA
- Musical Selection Aretha Franklin
- Oath of Office Administered to Vice President-elect Joseph R. Biden, Jr. By Associate Justice of the Supreme Court The Honorable John Paul Stevens
- Musical Selection, John Williams, composer/arranger Itzhak Perlman, Violin Yo-Yo Ma, Cello Gabriela Montero, Piano Anthony McGill, Clarinet
- Oath of Office Administered to President-elect Barack H. Obama By the Chief Justice of the United States The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr.
- Inaugural Address The President of the United States, The Honorable Barack H. Obama
- Poem Elizabeth Alexander
- Benediction The Reverend Dr. Joseph E. Lowery
- The National Anthem The United States Navy Band "Sea Chanters"
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I hope she sings R.E.S.P.E.C.T.