What musical elements derived from Country music appear in early Rock ‘n’ Roll?

What musical elements derived from Country music appear in early Rock ‘n’ Roll?

Of the following, who is most associated with the sub-genre of country called honky-tonk?

Bill Monroe

Willie Nelson

Hank Williams

all of the above

Question 21 pts

Of the following, who is most associated with Western swing?

.Hank Williams

Johnny Cash

The Carter Family

Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys

Question 31 pts

Of the following, who is most associated with “New Grass”?

Bill Monroe

Patsy Cline

Bela Fleck

Dixie Chicks

Question 41 pts

In what decade did “country” first appear as a genre within the music industry

1940s

1930s

1920s

1950s

Question 51 pts

Of the following what was not an influence of the development of country music?

British folk song

nstrumental music by string bands for group activities

Baptist and Pentecostal Church music

motets

Question 61 pts

Instrumentally virtuosic country music by mainly acoustic string bands is called:

Honky Tonk

Cowboy Music

Bluegrass

Texas sound

Question 71 pts

Of the following, who did Barkley not categorize as “country-pop”?

Patsy Cline

Glen Campbell

Merle Haggard

Loretta Lynn

Question 81 pts

Country music is often associated with:

traditionalism

political conservatism

“family values”

all of the above

Question 91 pts

Chet Atkins is best known as a:

singer

songwriter

guitarist

all of the above

Question 101 pts

John and Alan Lomax were:

folk singers

songwriters

collectors of folk songs

all of the above

Question 111 pts

The composer of “This Land is Your Land” among many, many other songs was:

Bob Dylan

Pete Seeger

Woody Guthrie

Joan Baez

Question 121 pts

__ was an important singer, songwriter and instrumentalist who wrote “If I Had A Hammer” and was called to testify before the House of Un-American Activities Committee.

Hank Williams

Woody Guthrie

Bob Dylan

Pete Seeger

Question 131 pts

Of the following folk singers, which one testified before the House Un-American Activities Committee

Woody Guthrie

Paul Robeson

Josh White

Pete Seeger

Question 141 pts

_ was an important singer-songwriter who emerged from the folk movement in the 1960s:

Pete Seeger

Josh White

Bob Dylan

Woody Guthrie

Question 151 pts

Of the following, who is credited with having coined the term “rock ‘n’ roll”?

Elvis Presley

Bill Haley

Chuck Berry

Alan Freed

Question 161 pts

What musical elements derived from Country music appear in early Rock ‘n’ Roll?

sliding notes on the guitar to imitate Steel Guitar

use of simple triads

the string bass being slapped against the neck

all of the above

Question 171 pts

Of the following early Rock ‘n” Roll musicians, which one played guitar?

Jerry Lee Lewis

Little Richard

Bill Haley

Fats Domino

Question 181 pts

In the 1950’s, Rock ‘n’ Roll musicians were called to testify before the House Un-American Activities committee.

True

False

Question 191 pts

Most Rock ‘n’ Roll is:

in quadruple meter

features guitar

uses European derived harmony

all of the above

Question 201 pts

Of the following who was not a songwriter for Motown?

Holland

Dozier

Robinson

Cooke

Question 211 pts

In his acceptance speech for the presidency, Barack Obama made reference to a song by which artist?

James Brown

Otis Redding

Sam Cooke

Smokey Robinson

Question 221 pts

Of the following, who is most associated with funk?

Sam Cooke

Otis Redding

James Brown

Ray Charles

Question 231 pts

Stax/Volts was based out of:

Chicago

Detroit

Memphis

Austin

Question 241 pts

Polyrhythmic layering is most associated with:

soul

funk

Motown

gospel

Question 251 pts

The artist most associated with combining gospel and rhythm and blues was:

James Brown

Berry Gordy

Ray Charles

Otis Redding

Question 261 pts

Traditional, rural music of Puerto Rico with guitar, cuatro and percussion is called:

Bomba

Merengue

Salsa

Plena

Question 271 pts

Of the following, which dance form does not originate in Cuba?

Mambo

Conga

Rumba

Tango

Question 281 pts

A salsero is:

a singer in a salsa band.

a salsa musician

a well regarded salsa band

all of the above

Question 291 pts

A type of bass line common to a number of genres of Caribbean music is called a:

timbale

montuno

Tumbao

Son

Question 301 pts

A common feature of Latin-Carribean and Norteño music is the clave.

True

False

Question 311 pts

The term salsa was first used to describe music in:

Cuba

Puerto Rico

Jamaica

New York City

Question 321 pts

Of the following genres, which has its roots in the Dominican Republic?

Bomba

Mambo

Plena

Merengue
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