The music played during the earliest films (pre-1900)
A. covered the
sound of noisy projectors. B. introduced characters and themes. C. conveyed the mood of each scene. D. was played on a phonograph.
Which of the following pairs did not collaborate to write music and lyrics for a musical?
A. Bernstein and Sondheim B. Joplin and Cohan C. George and Ira Gershwin D. Rodgers and Hammerstein
Ragtime is never
A. improvised. B. written in duple meter. C. played by a band. D. syncopated.
Which of the following is an example of a work song?
A. A nostalgic Civil War-era song about life on a farm B. A nightclub pianist accompanying dancers C. A professional opera singer performing an aria D. Workers singing while laying railroad tracks