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Country Quiz 6 - A Bit of a Song & Dance!

Definitely for REAL people, Country Folk that knows their Country Tunes, Jigs & Reels! 10 Questions.

 
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Which of the following is a popular "Country" Dance?

  • “Mrs. Chiver’s Favourite Waltz”
  • “The Patriot’s Waltz”
  • “Sauteuse”
  • “The Gay Gordons”

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It is argued that “Greensleeves” was written by Henry VIII for which of his wives?

  • Anne Boleyn
  • Anne of Cleves
  • Kathryn Howard
  • Katherine Parr

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What is peculiar about the “Apfelstrudl Waltz”?

  • It is performed standing up
  • It is performed lying down
  • It is performed sitting down
  • It is performed backwards

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The Towersey Village Folk Festival was established in which year?

  • 1964
  • 1965
  • 1967
  • 1968

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The dance “Barnaby” involves singing to which tune”?

  • “Shortnin’ Bread”
  • “Scarborough Fair”
  • “Greensleeves”
  • “Oranges and Lemons”

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Which of Robin Hood’s “Merry Men” was a minstrel?

  • Will Scarlet
  • Much
  • Little John
  • Alan-A-Dale

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In which century did “Morris Dancing” become a fixture of Church festivals?

  • 15th
  • 16th
  • 17th
  • 18th

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Which of the following is a traditional hunting song?

  • "The Keeper"
  • “An English Country Garden”
  • “The Greenwood Tree”
  • "My Boy Willie"

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Traditional May Day festivities celebrate what?

  • The beginning of summer
  • Springtime fertility
  • The restoration of King Charles II
  • The emerging of Mayflies

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Which of these is a traditional Harvest song?

  • “Lavendser’s Blue”
  • “Scarborough Fair”
  • “John Barleycorn”
  • “The Golden Vanity”

 

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