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1 Songs of the Roaring Twenties
Bathtub gin, flappers, Capone, Fitzgerald and Lindburgh, bobbed hair, the Black Bottom and the Charleston... the list goes on. How many songs do you know from this wild period?
Average
10 Q
dobrov
Aug 01 02
3792 plays
2 Songs of the Great War
Annie Rimmer from Southport, Lancashire was 16 when World War I began and she knew every word of all these songs and many more. This quiz is a little something for her.
Tough
10 Q
dobrov
Jun 07 02
2178 plays
3 Broadway in the 1920s
Broadway in the '20s: operettas, jazz, revues, Romberg, Kern, Friml, the Gershwins (both of them), and more.
Tough
15 Q
ignotus999
Dec 21 13
138 plays
4 Victorian and Edwardian Music Hall
The British music hall has gone the way of the bustle, the gas mantle and the hansom cab, but a few snatches of its songs live on in the folk memory. This quiz covers some of the best known.
Average
10 Q
TabbyTom
Oct 20 06
540 plays
5 Music From Between The Wars
There were some great songs and tunes written in the 1920s. Many are still familiar today.
Average
10 Q
Christinap
Jul 08 12
312 plays
6 Music of the 1900s to 1920
How many people remember the songs from 1900 to 1920? If you are as old as I am, it should be easy. Here are some of my favorites.
Easy
10 Q
grammiecake
Apr 22 09
945 plays
7 Good Old Songs
This quiz is all about the good old songs we have heard most of our lives. Have fun!
Difficult
10 Q
finlady
Apr 14 02
2145 plays
8 Songs My Grandmother Used to Sing
From my earliest memories, Nanny used to sing as she did her housework, and such a variety of songs used to come forth. Here are just ten of those beloved tunes - do you know them?
Difficult
10 Q
ArleneRimmer
Feb 08 04
828 plays
9 Popular Songs Written Before 1940
All these well-known songs were written before 1940. They were often popularized by more recent artists.
Average
10 Q
wardcogge
Nov 09 10
498 plays
10 'On the Good Ship Lollipop'
How well do you know this childhood classic song?
Average
10 Q
morrigan716
Sep 29 01
852 plays
11 Those Unforgettable 1930s Evergreens
Many best-loved evergreens have their origins in the depression era. Here's 10 more or less tough questions about them.
Difficult
10 Q
tvds75
Jun 20 04
720 plays
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Last Updated May 29 14 4:20 PM

Some sample questions from this category:

* 'Tramp, Tramp, Tramp' was written at the height of which war?
* Who wrote the words and music to 'Over There'?
* 'The Whiffenpoof Song' is the theme song of what college?
* What song writer's first great hit was 'Alexander's Rag Time Band'?
* For what occasion was 'Anchors Aweigh' originally written?


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