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Musicians for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Ella was able to imitate instruments while singing. What is this called?

Question 2 2. Which one of the following is a way of emphasizing different notes in music so it sounds off beat.

Question 3 3. How did Edward Kennedy Ellington get the nickname 'Duke'?

Question 4 4. Which jazz musician was known for playing bebop?

Question 5 5. How did Ella make history at the 1959 GRAMMY Awards?

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Question 6 6. Which jazz musician was awarded the National Medal of Arts by President Ronald Reagan?

Question 7 7. Which of the following awards did Duke Ellington win?

Question 8 8. What does amateur mean?

Question 9 9. What was Ella's nickname?

Question 10 10. What was Ella Fitzgerald's original act for the Apollo Theater's talent contest supposed to be?

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Question 11 11. Which jazz musician is often called the 'Father of Ragtime?'

Question 12 12. The _____ was a movement in New York where African American artists were encouraged to share talents like poetry, painting, and music.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is one of Duke Ellington's most famous songs?

Question 14 14. In his teen years, Duke Ellington became a _____.

Question 15 15. What instrument was John Coltrane famous for playing?

Musicians for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

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