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1
Strike Up the Band

This quiz will test you on some of the bands and bandleaders from the Big Band era, with photo clues to help.
Easy (10 qns)
rossian
Jan 30 16
360 plays
2
The Big Bands

Big band leaders were the 'rock stars' of the 1930s and 1940s though less so in subsequent decades. Here are some questions about that era and the musicians who made it memorable.
Average (10 qns)
Rehaberpro
Apr 27 10
453 plays
3
The Most Popular Big Band Hits

This quiz will focus on THE biggest of big band hits from 1934 to 1945. Ten different big bands from Les Brown to Artie Shaw, their biggest hits based on the charts of the day. Lots of clues to help you along!
Average (10 qns)
maddogrick16
Oct 21 04
939 plays
4
"In the Mood" to "Sing, Sing, Sing"

The Big Band era produced some of the finest jazz music since the creation of the genre, in my opinion. Here are a few of my favourites, in no particular order.
Easy (10 qns)
reedy
Feb 03 16
444 plays
5
Big Bands of Yesteryear

This quiz is for those who remember and appreciate the Big Band era of the 20s, 30s and 40s.
Average (15 qns)
Pick61
Aug 23 12
285 plays
6
Big Band Hits

The biggest hits of the big band era. Can you name the musician who made the song famous?
Average (10 qns)
Artlara98
Nov 10 14
189 plays
7
Memorable Moments With The Glenn Miller Orchestra

The Glenn Miller Orchestra was one of the best-selling swing bands of the World War II era and had a number of hits that are still popular today. Put on your dancing shoes and see how well you know these popular music makers of yore.
Average (10 qns)
darrellcdow
Feb 06 10
258 plays
8
Glenn Miller

Glenn Miller's orchestra had a tremendous influence on the music of the 1940's and much of it lives on today. How much do you know about this icon?
Average (10 qns)
janslam
Aug 22 10
351 plays
9
Big Bands "B"

Here is another quiz in the big bands series. Let's go back a few years. Good luck.
Tough (10 qns)
steiny1
Nov 11 03
408 plays
10
Big Bands

Every Big Band had their own theme song. In this quiz, a theme song is named and all you have to do is identify the band leader associated with it.
Average (10 qns)
billfay
Jun 30 00
1335 plays
11
Big Band Leaders

Let's go back to the oldies but goodies.
Tough (5 qns)
steiny1
Nov 13 01
801 plays
12
Big Bands "M"

Here are some questions about the big bands.They all have something to do with bands starting with the letter "M". Good luck.
Difficult (10 qns)
steiny1
Aug 20 03
366 plays
13
Big Bands"A"

This is my second quiz on big bands. Good luck and enjoy.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
steiny1
Sep 16 03
321 plays
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