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Musicians for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was Ella's nickname?

Question 2 2. Ella was able to imitate instruments while singing. What is this called?

Question 3 3. How did Ella make history at the 1959 GRAMMY Awards?

Question 4 4. What does amateur mean?

Question 5 5. What was Ella Fitzgerald's original act for the Apollo Theater's talent contest supposed to be?

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Question 6 6. In his teen years, Duke Ellington became a _____.

Question 7 7. How did Edward Kennedy Ellington get the nickname 'Duke'?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is one of Duke Ellington's most famous songs?

Question 9 9. Which of the following awards did Duke Ellington win?

Question 10 10. The _____ was a movement in New York where African American artists were encouraged to share talents like poetry, painting, and music.

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Question 11 11. Which jazz musician was awarded the National Medal of Arts by President Ronald Reagan?

Question 12 12. What instrument was John Coltrane famous for playing?

Question 13 13. Which jazz musician is often called the 'Father of Ragtime?'

Question 14 14. Which one of the following is a way of emphasizing different notes in music so it sounds off beat.

Question 15 15. Which jazz musician was known for playing bebop?

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Question 16 16. Why did Richard Wagner have to leave Germany in 1849?

Question 17 17. How did Richard Wagner do in school?

Question 18 18. Which of the following would be an example of a leitmotif?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was true of Richard Wagner's love life?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is true about Richard Wagner?

Musicians for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

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