3/29 Names: John Lennon Paul McCartney George Harrison Ringo Starr The Quarrymen - the original name of the Beatles, started by John in 1957 Stuart Sutcliffe - original bass player for the Beatles Mary Quant - "Swinging London" 60's fashion designer, inve
4/5 Names: Julia Lennon - John!s mother; killed by a drunk-driving police officer when John was a teenager; taught John guitar using ukulele chords Aunt Mimi - John!s Aunt who raised him with her husband Mary McCartney - Paul!s mother; died of cancer when
Facts: -by using modality, the Beatles had novel songs without being too avant garde -they could be novel as performers because of their uniform, androgynous, nonthreatening image -early Lennon/McCartney songs were usually equal effort; later songs could
Names: Bob Dylan - American singer/songwriter that influenced the Beatles musically (especially John) by showing that songs could be personal and that songs could tell a story; he also introduced them to pot Peter Sellers - British comedian/actor, friend
Covers: Gran Sllscher - classical guitar John Pizzarelli - jazz guitar Laurence Juber - solo guitar Giacomo Fiore - solo guitar "In My Life" and "Yesterday" Names: Cilla Black - singer that often was given Lennon/McCartney songs such as "Step Inside Love"
Name _ CMPS 11 Quiz4 This is a closed notes, closed book exam.
May 19, 2009
class ClassOne cfw_ int data = 111; public int get() cfw_ return data; public int mystery() cfw_ return get()*3; 1.
class ClassTwo extends ClassOne cfw_ int data = 222; public
John Lennon singer
Paul McCartney singer
George Harrison guitar
Ringo Starr drum
Stuart Sutcliffe Bass player
Pete Best Drummer before Ringo
The Quarrymen Their original band when they were very very young
George Martin Producer
Brian Epstein Manager
Reportedly George Martin tried to convince the Beatles to cut down 1968's "White
Album" (The Beatles) down to the single LP format from the eventual double-LP release;
the Beatles, however, voted to keep all songs on the album. The result has been praised
The final exam will consist of ~100 questions, all multiple choice, covering the period
19661970 (from Revolver to the break-up), but also surveying briefly the existence of
each Beatle beyond their time with the band, as well as how the Beatles phenomeno