Quiz: You'll Only Get 10/15 On This If You Were In Jazz Band

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Get your friends, some saxes, trumpets and trombones, it's time for jazz band! See how much you know about jazz band by taking this quiz!

 Sep 04, 2017
1 of 15Choose an answer!
Who was an influential jazz musician?
Franz Shubert
Duke Ellington
Sebastian Stan
2 of 15Choose an answer!
Jazz bands are usually divided into what two sections?
Brass and strings
Trumpets and saxophones
Front line and rhythm
3 of 15Choose an answer!
What instrument is NOT a part of the rhythm section?
Bass
Saxophone
Drums
4 of 15Choose an answer!
A ________ is the period when a soloist plays alone for usually four bars.
solo break
lone chorus
wolf beat
5 of 15Choose an answer!
What musical practice is jazz especially known for?
Glissando
Col legno
Improvisation
6 of 15Choose an answer!
A stock pattern or phrase in an improvised solo is called a ___________ .
lick
bite
chomp
7 of 15Choose an answer!
In jazz, the music is usually structured in what pattern?
12-bar blues
8-beat forms
5-measure intervals
8 of 15Choose an answer!
In an AABA song form, what does the "B section" refer to?
Melody
Bridge
Blues
9 of 15Choose an answer!
A ____________ is an extra piece of music added to the end of the last A Section.
coda
rhythm
blues
10 of 15Choose an answer!
What is a special type of score used by jazz musicians called?
Paper
Lesson
Chart
11 of 15Choose an answer!
What is it called when a tempo becomes twice as fast?
Quarter time
Diminished
Double time
12 of 15Choose an answer!
A ____________ is a well-known tune by a jazz musician.
comma
rest
jazz standard
13 of 15Choose an answer!
Which instrument has the highest register in the brass family?
Baritone
Trumpet
Bass
14 of 15Choose an answer!
To ___________ a rhythm means to stress or accent a previously weak beat.
explore
enunciate
syncopate
15 of 15Choose an answer
A note that is played at a different pitch than usual is a __________ note.
red
blue
pink
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