FANatical About Music Trivia
Custom Search

Home >> FUN Trivia Quizzes >>  Music >> The Year In Music Quiz

 Picnic Menu Ideas & Planning
Picnic Menu Ideas & Planning

1000s of great recipes and picnic menu ideas

Trivia Quizzes
... Am I
American Civics
Baseball
Business
Classic Cartoons
Greatest Hits
Famous People
Food and Drink
Holiday
Movie
Music
National Parks
Old West
Sports

TV Shows

Ultimate Place Names
US Geography
US History
US Military History
US States Quiz
Vehicles (Cars & Motorcycles)
Western Films
Western Stars
Westerns TV
What's My Place Name?
Where Are Famous People Buried?
Year In Music
Year In Westerns
Year in US History
 

1929 In Music Trivia Quiz

What do you know about 1929 in Music?  Try this The Year In Music Trivia Quiz
You'll find the answers at the bottom of the page.

Take 2 points for each right answer.  Maximum this page: 20 points!

1) Who was an American blues guitarist, singer, pianist and songwriter who was one of the most important pioneers of the electric guitar that began his recording in 1929.Alan's Rock & Roll FUN Trivia.  Trivia powered by ABE.

  1. B.B. King

  2. Henry Williams

  3. T-Bone Walker

2) Who recorded "Heigh-Ho, Everybody, Heigh-Ho"?

  1. Rudy Vallee

  2. Bill Arnold

  3. Ted Lewis

3) Who was the operatic soprano born on May 25?

  1. Beverly Sills

  2. Amy Stewart

  3. Lucille Ball

4) Who recorded "That Crawlin' Baby Blues" in 1929?

  1. Thomas "Fats" Waller

  2. Blind Lemon Jefferson

  3. Cole Porter

5) Who published the song "Can Broadway Do Without Me?" as writer of both lyrics and music?

  1. Jimmy Durante

  2. Charlie Henderson

  3. Mark Reynolds

6) What was a 1929 American musical film starring Sophie Tucker in her film debut.

  1. Honk Tonk

  2. Love Train

  3. Am I Blue?

7) In 1929, who recorded "Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out"?

  1. Bessie Smith

  2. Kate Jones

  3. Irene Walker

8) Berry Gordy Jr., record producer and founder of the Tamla Motown label was born on November 28.

  • True or False?

9) It is a song copyrighted in 1929 by Milton Ager (music) and Jack Yellen (lyrics) and published by EMI Robbins Catalog, Inc./Advanced Music Corp. The song is recorded by Leo Reisman and His Orchestra, with Lou Levin, vocal (November 1929), and is used in the 1930 film Chasing Rainbows. Today, the song is probably best remembered as the campaign song for Franklin Delano Roosevelt's successful 1932 Presidential campaign.
What is the song?

  1. "Funny, Dear, What Love Can Do"

  2. "Happy Days Are Here Again"

  3. "Spread A Little Happiness"

10) On December 31, who plays "Auld Lang Syne" for the first time?

  1. Guy Lombardo

  2. Tommy Dorsey

  3. Elvis Presley

More Trivia Quizzes

1929 In Music
[Answers]

1) C.  2) A.  3) A.  4). B.  5) A.  6) A.  7) A.  8) True  9) B.  10) A.

Score for this page: _______
 
 


Powered by ... All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.
E-mail | AlansKitchen Privacy Policy | Thank you