answersLogoWhite

0

Motown

User Avatar

Carlie Renner

Lvl 10
โˆ™ 2021-09-30 20:41:38
3.93
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
44 Reviews
Add a rating

Rate this Study Guide:

โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
Cards in this guide (20)
Who was the founder of Motown

Berry Gordy Jr.

Which artist was known as the Father of the Blues

W. C. Handy is often referred to as the Father of the Blues.

The black soul anthem Say It Loud you are Black and you are Proud was written by which of the following artists

James Brown.

Berry Gordy Jr had a unique approach to artist promotion Which of the following statements best describes his method


He deliberately promoted African American artists with special attention to their image.

What combination of instruments was used in early blues music

Harmonica and guitar

What concept of factory production was borrowed to produce the hit records at Motown

The assembly-line concept used in the automobile industry was borrowed to produce the hit records at Motown.

Which gospel artist recorded the song Move On Up a Little Higher

Mahalia Jackson recorded the song 'Move On Up a Little Higher.'

The Funk Brothers were led by band member Earl Van Dyke who played the

Earl van Dyke was a pianist who played a variety of different keyboards. He played a Steinway grand piano, organ, electric piano and even managed to hammer out tunes on a toy piano.

Early blues recordings were categorized in which two ways

Rural (country) and urban

Who is known as The Father of Gospel

Thomas A. Dorsey is known as the Father of Gospel.

Diana Ross was the lead singer for the Supremes

True

Motown songwriters were successful because they had the ability to

Motown songwriters were successful because they had the ability to write songs for African-American artists that appealed to both African-Americans and white audiences.

James Brown helped to set the standard for the soul music sound

True

Which concept is associated with the beginning of gospel music

The field-holler

Artist such as Sam Cooke and Ray Charles combined which two styles of music to create soul music

Gospel and R&B apex

Which musicians was a member of the Funk Brothers

The Funk Brothers were session musicians who provided the backing to most Motown recordings. Some of the musicians were Jack Ashford, Robert White, and Eddie Willis.

Which statement of traditional African American songs is correct

The songs were connected to life and daily functions.

Brian Holland Lamont Dozier and Eddie Holland were a producing team for Motown.

true

What musician was associated with boogie woogie style of piano playing

Clarence Pinetop Smithit

Who was of the founders of Motown was smokey Robinson who was also the lead singer for

The Miracles

Related study guides

Music Genres

27 cards

Who was the founder of Motown

The early blues musicians used which combination of instruments

Which artist was known as the Father of the Blues

The black soul anthem Say It Loud you are Black and you are Proud was written by which of the following artists

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
1.0
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
1 Review

Motown

30 cards

Who was Betty Friedan and what did she do

Who was the founder of Motown

The early blues musicians used which combination of instruments

Brian Holland Lamont Dozier and Eddie Holland were a producing team for Motown

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
5.0
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
1 Review

Motown

30 cards

How can you hear the theme song from soul train

Who was the founder of Motown

Brian Holland Lamont Dozier and Eddie Holland were a producing team for Motown

Which artist was known as the Father of the Blues

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
No Reviews

Motown

27 cards

Who was the founder of Motown

Tin Pan Alley was a centralized location for what music industry

What is the best way to describe the unique combination of music styles that creates soul music

Berry Gordy Jr used a different strategy to promote his Motown artists by

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
No Reviews

Motown

28 cards

How can you hear the theme song from soul train

Who was the founder of Motown

Brian Holland Lamont Dozier and Eddie Holland were a producing team for Motown

Which artist was known as the Father of the Blues

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
No Reviews