5 Written Questions
4 Matching Questions
- 12-tone technique
- Ralph Peer
- Scott Joplin
- a T or F: A Southern Gospel music training approach was called shaped-note singing.
- b Fiddlin' John Carson was recorded by talent scout ______ _________, launching the country music record industry.
- c Alban berg's compositional style is referred to as ______________, a pre-ordering of the various elements of music
- d was a successful composer of ragtime pieces (inc. Maple Leaf Rag) at the turn of the 19th-20th century.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- is called the cradle of the blues
- ___________ music is characterized by clear tonality, steady pulse, and the repetition of short melodic phrases.
- T or F: Keb' Mo' is a modern day singer/guitarist whose style is rooted in the blues masters.
- was a baritone singer/songwriter in the honky-tonk style with his Walkin' the Floor Over You.
- Concerto Grosso with echoes of Handel is an example of _________music
5 True/False Questions
King Biscuit Time → is a popular, long-running radio show on KFFA in Helena, AR. It once featured Sonny Boy Williamson and Robert Junior Lockwood.
F → T or F: Louis Armstrong had popular appeal, though he contributed little to the actual development of jazz.
T → T or F: the Fisk Jubilee Singers in the 1870s popularized a style of music known as ragtime.
Tammy Wynette → is considered the first lady of country music, paving the way for other women in country music.
T → T or F: Talent scout Ralph Peer discovered both the Carter family and Jimmie Rodgers in Bristol, Tennesse.