Vvc Music 117 Quiz 1

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Vvc Music 117 Quiz 1

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the frollowing does NOT apply to the example?
    • A. 

      "Classic" A-A-B lyric form

    • B. 

      Call and response

    • C. 

      12 bar blues choruses

    • D. 

      Four three-measure phrases

  • 2. 
    Louis Armstrong is creating a "wah-wah" sound by using a
    • A. 

      Buzz mute

    • B. 

      kazoo mute

    • C. 

      Satchmo mute

    • D. 

      Toilet plunger mute

  • 3. 
    Fred Longshaw  is playing a reed organ also called  
    • A. 

      The accordian

    • B. 

      The harmonica

    • C. 

      The harmonium

    • D. 

      The bagpipe

  • 4. 
     Bessie Smith sings
    • A. 

      Flatted pitches

    • B. 

      Flatted keys

    • C. 

      Flatted rhythm

    • D. 

      Flatted fills

  • 5. 
    Louis Armstrong's recording of Joe Oliver's West End Blues begins with ______________ .
    • A. 

      A jazz version of a famous cornet solo

    • B. 

      A tongue in check parody of King Oliver's solo

    • C. 

      Armstrong's original composition

    • D. 

      Armstrong's original improvisation

  • 6. 
    Which of the following does NOT apply to the first chorus of the example?
    • A. 

      Armstrong/s firm, diliberate manner and quick vibrato

    • B. 

      Sustained trombone with smears

    • C. 

      Independent clarinet obbligato

    • D. 

      Piano and banjo play "on the beat chords"

  • 7. 
    In the second chorus of West End Blues, the trombone is NOT accompanied by 
    • A. 

      staccato chords from banjo

    • B. 

      tremelo chord from piano

    • C. 

      Percussion ride rhythms

    • D. 

      Walking bass patterns

  • 8. 
    Which of the following does NOT apply to the third chorus of West End Blues"?
    • A. 

      Clarinet call

    • B. 

      Scat vocal response

    • C. 

      Percussion polyrhythms

    • D. 

      Piano and banjo chording

  • 9. 
    Which of the following does NOT apply to the fourth chorus of West End Blues"?
    • A. 

      Stride style legato left-hand accompaniment

    • B. 

      Earl Hines' moving to a double time feel

    • C. 

      Banjo drum and clarinet accompaniment

    • D. 

      Sometimes flowery style

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