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1 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 Q
Rehaberpro
Apr 27 10
381 plays
2 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!
Tough
10 Q
maddogrick16
Oct 21 04
900 plays
3 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 Q
Pick61
Aug 23 12
255 plays
4 Big Band Hits
The biggest hits of the big band era. Can you name the musician who made the song famous?
Average
10 Q
Artlara98
Nov 10 14
135 plays
5 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 Q
darrellcdow
Feb 06 10
231 plays
6 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?
Tough
10 Q
janslam
Aug 22 10
324 plays
7 Big Bands "B"
Here is another quiz in the big bands series. Let's go back a few years. Good luck.
Difficult
10 Q
steiny1
Nov 11 03
393 plays
8 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 Q
billfay
Jun 30 00
1308 plays
9 Big Band Leaders
Let's go back to the oldies but goodies.
Tough
5 Q
steiny1
Nov 13 01
783 plays
10 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 Q
steiny1
Aug 20 03
351 plays
11 Big Bands"A"
This is my second quiz on big bands. Good luck and enjoy.
Very Difficult
10 Q
steiny1
Sep 16 03
303 plays
This is category 15499
Last Updated Dec 03 14 3:26 PM

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