American Music Quiz#4

American Music Quiz#4 - American Music Quiz#4 Your response...

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American Music Quiz #4 Your response has been submitted successfully.   Points Awarded  100 Points Missed  0 Percentage  100% 1. Which one of the following was not typically characteristic of the early twentieth-century dance  bands? A. fast tempos B. lush string timbres C. syncopated rhythms D. passages for solo instruments Points Earned: 4/4 Correct Answer: B Your Response: B 2. The musician who was concerned with making jazz "respectable" (especially to white  audiences) was A. Louis Armstrong B. Joe "King" Oliver C. Paul Whiteman D. W.C. Handy Points Earned: 4/4 Correct Answer: C Your Response: C 3. The "blues" began as an African-American _________ folk music. A. instrumental B. vocal Points Earned: 4/4 Correct Answer: B
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Your Response: B 4. Cajun music evolved in the remote areas of A. Louisiana B. Texas C. Tennessee D. Virginia Points Earned: 4/4 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 5. "Scatting" means A. half-spoken, half-sung nonsense syllables B. improvising an instrumental break C. dancing to New Orleans style jazz D. playing a solo instrumental passage Points Earned: 4/4 Correct Answer: A Your Response: A 6. The self-styled "father of the blues" was
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course MUS 123 taught by Professor Tba during the Spring '09 term at Parkland.

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American Music Quiz#4 - American Music Quiz#4 Your response...

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