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
Which artist is representative of the Detroit blues style
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
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
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
James Jamerson was the famous bassist for the Motown musicians known as the Funk Brothers
Which gospel artist recorded the song Move On Up a Little Higher
Mahalia Jackson recorded the song 'Move On Up a Little
Smokey Robinson was a founding member of Motown as well as the lead singer for
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
Were oboes common instruments in new Orleans jazz bands
No, oboes were not common instruments in New Orleans jazz
All Motown acts were subjected to charm school to
carefully control the image of the African American artists
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
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.
What musician was associated with the boogie woogie style piano playing
Clarence “Pine Top” Smith