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MH68 Final Exam Study Guide - Section 1JShort Answers Instructions: Answer each of the following questions in a paragraph or so (no morethan a page in a blue book). Include reference to specific musical works when appropriate. PeopleImelda Marcos: First Lady of the Philippines, Beatles were supposed to attend a banquet but did not; the Beatles were unable to leave the country for a short period of time.Geoff Emerick: recording engineer for Sgt Pepper, recording technology itself becomes part of compositionBarry Miles: established the Indica Bookstore and GalleryTimothy Leary: He was a writer, psychologist and pro-drug activist who Lennon supported Lennon had originally come up with the idea for “Come Together” (Abbey Road) for his political campaign. Ken Kesey: grad student studying creative writing at Stanford, did experiments with LSD, published One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, had LSD parties at his house The Merry Pranksters: Ken Kesey’s group of friends. Inspired Paul’s idea for the concept of the Magical Mystery Tour. The Grateful DeadAmerican rock band formed in 1965, combined elements of rock, psychedelia, jazz, blues, folk, and countryOwsley Stanley → first private individual to manufacture mass quantities of LSD, which he provided for the Beatles during filming of Magical Mystery Tour The Byrds- American rock band who did LSD with the Beatles, influential in originating psychedelic rock. First to introduce the Beatles, mainly George, to Ravi ShankarJann Haworth- artist co-designed Sgt Pepper's album cover Peter Blake- Artist co-designed Sgt Pepper's Album cover Pablo Fanque- An English equestrian whose circus poster gave John inspiration for the song “Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite. William Kite was a worker of PabloEric ClaptonGuitarist, best friends w. George Harrison, worked on While My Guitar Gently Weeps with all of the Beatles, married George Harrison’s ex-wifeRavi ShankarIndian sitar master. Tight friends with George Harrison.After Beatles breakup, he called George to plan a benefit concert for Bangladesh.Maharishi Mahesh YogiThe Beatles went off with him to a sort of meditation camp where they followed Yogi’s teachings.One by one each Beatle eventually left the camp over the span of a few months because they didn't believe in the Yogi anymore, there was doubt about his character Lewis CarrollAuthor of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland which was a book that inspired John Lennon’s creative thinking processesoEx: I Am the WalrusDonovan60’s folk pop Influenced the way the Beatles played guitar : Special finger picking guitar
Richard HamiltonHelped the beatles create one of their album covers His artwork is a form of collecting images/clippings also known as collages DESIGNED: THE WHITE ALBUM Brian Wilson: Lead singer and leader of The Beach Boys; single-handedly responsible for “Pet Sounds”, constantly pushed and competed with The Beatles

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