The order of the program will be as follows:
The United States Marine Band
PS 22, Staten Island, New York and Lee University Festival Choir, Cleveland, Tennessee
Call to Order and Welcoming Remarks
Charles E. Schumer
Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
Oath of Office Administered to Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.
By Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Sonia Sotomayor
"America the Beautiful" by James Taylor
Oath of Office Administered to President Barack H. Obama
By the Chief Justice of the United States, John G. Roberts, Jr.
The President of the United States, Barack H. Obama
"My Country Tis of Thee" by Kelly Clarkson
To Be Announced
The National Anthem
Every person attending the Swearing-in Ceremony on the Capitol Grounds is required to have a ticket, including children (with the exception of infants too young to walk). Members of Congress receive a limited quantity of free tickets to distribute to the public at their discretion. Tickets are not needed to watch the ceremony from the National Mall. Read More About the Presidential Inauguration