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Cards in this guide (23)
Who was Betty Friedan and what did she do

A woman's rights advocate during the civil rights era.

What is the most common form of the blues

12-bar

Which artist is representative of the Detroit blues style

John Lee Hooker

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.

Which musical style introduced group improvisation

New Orleans jazz

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.

What popular gospel song did Thomas A Dorsey compose


"Precious Lord Take My Hand"

The lead singer for the Motown female group called the Supremes was Diana Ross

TRUE (apex)

Donny Hathaway and Donna Summers won a Grammy for the song duet Where Is the Love

It was sung by Donny Hathaway and Roberta Flack.

The assembly-line concept of building cars had a big influence on Berry Gordy Jr's structure for producing Motown

true (apex)

James Jamerson was the famous bassist for the Motown musicians known as the Funk Brothers


True

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

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

Smokey Robinson was a founding member of Motown as well as the lead singer for

The Miracles

Early blues recordings were categorized in which two ways

Rural (country) and urban

The sound of southern soul was produced by what independent record label

stax (apex)

Were oboes common instruments in new Orleans jazz bands

No, oboes were not common instruments in New Orleans jazz bands.

All Motown acts were subjected to charm school to

carefully control the image of the African American artists (apex)

Motown session musician Earl Van Dyke directed the Funk Brothers as a heavy-handed what

Motown session musician Earl Van Dyke directed the Funk Brothers as a heavy handed leader.

Why did Joan Baez make a comeback in the 1990's

because she became one of the best folk singers to fit her mood

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.

Why was it difficult for record companies to send royalty payments to early blues artists(Apex)

Blues artist were traviling musicians, making it difficult to establish a permanent address.

Blind Lemon Jefferson and Blind Blake were paid royalties and large amounts of money for their recordings by the record companies.

False

What musician was associated with the boogie woogie style piano playing

Clarence β€œPine Top” Smith

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