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the first commercial radio began in
Daily network programming began in
The original copyright law was enacted in
July 17, 1790
the law protected a copyright for how many years?
36 years plus 19 -- 75
Name two songs by Jerome Kern
Old Man River, Can't Help Lovin' That Man of Mine. and one musical. Show boat
Name one song by George Gershwin and one opera
Rhapsody in Blue
Porgy and Bess
Name the three musicals by Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein II
Sound of music
King and I
Name the musical by Leonard Bernstein and lyricist Stephen Sondheim;
West Side Story
The rock opera was written by in 1971
Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice
Name 2 other collaborations by these two composers
Evita, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
The musical "A Chorus Line" was written by
Stephen Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber
What is a "bluenote?"
Association with the feeling and sound of African American style called the "Blues."
Describe rhythmic syncopation
Lilting, sometimes jagged feeling with accents on 2 and 4. Accent the weak beats
the first great composer of ragtime for piano was
the song "Saint Louis Blues" was composed by
The father of the Delta blues is
What is the name of the famous street in Memphis that was home to many blues styles in the 1930's?
name one blue artists from Chicago in the 1940's who enjoyed commercial success.
Pianists found a lively living in the red-light section of New Orleans known as
The French Quarter (Vieux Carre)
Name two songs by Duke Ellington
Mood Indigo, On a Turquoise Cloud, Lady of the Lavender Mist, Blue Surge, Margenta Haxe
Name 2 songs by Glenn Miller
In the mood, String of Pearls
Possibly the greatest jazz musician of all time is alto saxophonist
The cool school of jazz is embodied by pianist/composer
Tony Pastor is credited with developing the concept of
Vaudeville (musical variety revue)
Name 2 operettas by Gilbert & Sullivan
HMS Pinafore, The Mikado
Name one rock musical production from the 1960's.
Name 5 nationalities of the Anglo-American immigrants in the southern United States in the early 20th Century.
German, Czechs, Poles, Hispanics, French Acadians
Name 4 typical musical instruments associated with early country music.
Fiddle, Guitar, Hawaiian style guitar, Banjo ( 5 strings, Tenor-4 string, Mandolin)
country's first superstar
Jimmie Rogers ( known as "the father of country" )
Western movie star? How many movies did he make?
Gene Autry "Oklahoma's singing cowboy"
Who wrote "Walkin' The Floor Over You?"
a major boost was given to the popularity of country music when/ its reduced price from?
75 cents to 35 cents
the first commercial recording artist was
"Fiddlin' John Carson"
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