Old photo of Missouri Musicians

June 30, 1949

The Missouri Waltz was chosen as our state song. It was used as Truman's theme song but it was reported that he had a strong dislike for the tune and the words.


Painting done by local missouri artist George Caleb Bingham, features people on riverboat having a good time.

Melodies of Missouri

Our state, its people, and their stories are reflected in these half-dozen songs from the past.