Genre Week 2 Quiz

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Genre Week 2 Quiz

General Test on Week 2's materials: Both Virtual Classes, Rock / Soul Style Traits pdf, and Ska / Reggae Style Traits pdf.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The lowest level of a Sampler Hierarchy is the __________  which is a single audio sample and all its related parameters. 
    • A. 

      Instrument

    • B. 

      Group

    • C. 

      Zone

    • D. 

      Bank / multi

  • 2. 
    Key Switches are used to:
    • A. 

      Change the current Key in Logic Pro

    • B. 

      Change entire groups of samples that the sampler uses for playback

    • C. 

      Reset the serial number registration for Kontakt

    • D. 

      Reassign a sample to a new drum note

  • 3. 
    Which overlooked quantization parameter is one of the three most important ones?
    • A. 

      Strength

    • B. 

      Range

    • C. 

      Flam

    • D. 

      Velocity

  • 4. 
    Identify the  performer we listened to for 'Ska' :
    • A. 

      Bob Marley

    • B. 

      Island K

    • C. 

      Todd R

    • D. 

      Jimmy Cliff

  • 5. 
    Which Genre has the Bass commonly play with short notes?
    • A. 

      Rock

    • B. 

      Ska

    • C. 

      Soul

    • D. 

      Reggae

  • 6. 
    Which instrument commonly plays the ‘bang’ ?
    • A. 

      Electric Guitar

    • B. 

      Organ

    • C. 

      Bass

    • D. 

      Drums

  • 7. 
    Which instrument commonly plays the 'skank' ?
    • A. 

      Electric Guitar

    • B. 

      Organ

    • C. 

      Bass

    • D. 

      Drums

  • 8. 
    Which instrument commonly plays the ‘cluck’ ?
    • A. 

      Electric Guitar

    • B. 

      Organ

    • C. 

      Bass

    • D. 

      Drums

  • 9. 
    Which Genre typically has a slower tempo ?
    • A. 

      Reggae

    • B. 

      Ska

  • 10. 
    How many drum patterns must be programmed in Ultrabeat each week ?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 11. 
    How many bass transcriptions must completed in Sibelius each week ?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 12. 
    The Articulation panel in Kontakt allows you to:
    • A. 

      Select the current playback group by name (using the mouse)

    • B. 

      Disable groups from loading to decrease the amount of memory (RAM) used

    • C. 

      Adjust controls for each group's phrasings (like attack and release times)

    • D. 

      All answers are true

  • 13. 
    The Ultrabeat ‘Import’ button allows you to load individual samples into Ultrabeat from:
    • A. 

      The Akai series samplers

    • B. 

      Any of Logic Pro’s Virtual Instruments

    • C. 

      An external drum machine

    • D. 

      Other Ultrabeat drum kits

  • 14. 
    The name of the Motown studio band was:
    • A. 

      The Motown 6

    • B. 

      The Funk Brothers

    • C. 

      The Backbeat Band

    • D. 

      The Staxx

  • 15. 
    The ‘Mute Group’ setting is vital for:
    • A. 

      Creating a set of Channels that will mute and un-mute together

    • B. 

      Silencing one Channel when another Channel is un-muted

    • C. 

      Creating greater realism in drum sounds (particularly cymbals)

    • D. 

      Silencing all the effects on the Output Channel’s fader

  • 16. 
    The two Rock / Soul bass techniques covered in the Rock / Soul Demonstration video were:
    • A. 

      Slap & Thumbstroke

    • B. 

      Riff based & Root - 5th based

    • C. 

      Normal & Harmonics

    • D. 

      Pentatonic and Minor Pentatonic

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