Anthology Of American Folk Music Album Quiz

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Anthology Of American Folk Music Album Quiz

The Anthology of American Folk Music is&n bsp;a six-album compilation released by Folkways Records, comprising eighty four American blues, folk and country music. Do you think your knowledge in these genres are enough to perfect your score on this album? Find out and take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was this album released?
    • A. 

      1979

    • B. 

      1963

    • C. 

      1948

    • D. 

      1952

  • 2. 
    Who was the Experimental filmmaker who compiled the music from his personal collection of 78 rpm records?
    • A. 

      Steven Spielberg

    • B. 

      Harry Smith

    • C. 

      Jerry Bruckheimer

    • D. 

      Bob Dylan

  • 3. 
    The album as divided into how many volumes?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      3

  • 4. 
    What was the critic's name from Allmusic who reviewed this album as the most influential document in the 50's?
    • A. 

      John Bush

    • B. 

      Clarence Ashley

    • C. 

      John Fahey

    • D. 

      Robert Christgau

  • 5. 
    What is the album's rank for the Rolling Stone's 500 greatest album of all time?
    • A. 

      367

    • B. 

      198

    • C. 

      276

    • D. 

      211

  • 6. 
    In 2000, a fourth volume was released by another record label company. What is the name of the company?
    • A. 

      Revenant Records

    • B. 

      Elektra Records

    • C. 

      Island Records

    • D. 

      Columbia Records

  • 7. 
    In what album volume part that mainly consist of religious and spiritual songs?
    • A. 

      First Volume

    • B. 

      Third Volume

    • C. 

      Fourth Volume

    • D. 

      Second Volume

  • 8. 
    Who have replaced the album's cover in 1960? 
    • A. 

      Harry Smith

    • B. 

      Irwin Silber

    • C. 

      Ben Shahn

    • D. 

      Chubby Parker

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