A medley of music trivia
From the Proms to Jazz and lots in between..a real mixed bag 30 Questions.
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From which country does "Samba" music originate?
When did "Ravel" write his one movement orchestral piece "Bolero"?
"Blowin in the wind" was written by which Folk and Pop Songwriter?
"Jerusalem" is traditionally sung at the last night of "The Proms". Which Poet wrote the words?
With which Group did "Ronnie Lane" record "Tin Soldier"?
Which Musician is known as "The King of Swing"?
The British Folk Group "The Spinner's" came from which City?
What "timing" is used in "Foxtrot" dance music?
Which singer won the first televised "Pop Idol" show?
Who was voted the best Vocalist in the 2006 BBC Jazz award's?
In which year did the BBC first broadcast the "Proms" concerts on the radio?
Which song was Pop Singer "Suzi Quatro's" only number one in 1974?
Can the Can
The Wild One
Devil Gate Drive
Which singer married "David Barbour", Benny Goodman's Guitarist, in 1941?
What is the title of the Jazz standard, inspired by a street in New Orleans, first recorded by Louis Armstrong in 1928?
Bay Street Blues
Basin Street Blues
Bayou Street Blues
Which New Orleans born Musician wrote "Black Bottom Stomp"?
Jelly Roll Morton
Joe "King" Oliver
Which "Country Pursuit" is depicted in Vivaldi's "L'autunno"?
Of what Musical Genre is Tibetan Buddhist Chanting a derivative?
Which Country Music star is associated with the hit song "Sixteen Tons"?
Tennessee Ernie Ford
Salsa Music was popularised by Cuban and Puerto Rican exiles in which City?
Which Pop Group recorded the award winning album "Brothers in Arms"?
What is the "Gay Gordons"?
Brand of Gin
British Army Regiment
Ceilidh Dance Music
Thomas A Dorsey was regarded as the "Father" of which music?
The first "Proms" concert was performed in which hall in August 1895?
Which Pop Singer topped the charts with "The Last Waltz" in 1967?
In which Country was Singer Eddie Cochran killed in a car crash?
Which Group took "Come and get it" into the "Top Ten" in 1970?
What is "Hindu" music called?
Which American Singer had hits with "Runaway" and "Swiss Maid"?
The 1962 Album "Night Train" is one of the most commercially successful recordings, by which Pianist?
In 1966 which Orchestra became the first foreign Orchestra to perform at "The Proms"?
Berlin Symphony Orchestra
Moscow Radio Orchestra
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
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