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  There are 24 quizzes and 305 trivia questions in this category.
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Trivia Quizzes in category Standards - Great American Songbook
1
The Great American Songbook 10 questions

Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, the Gershwin Brothers... it was composers and lyricists like these who created the Great American Songbook and it's artists like Rod Stewart, Diana Krall and Michael Buble who are keeping it alive and current.
Average
maddogrick16
513 plays
2
More of the Great American Songbook 10 questions

More classics from the Great American Songbook and if you have Rod Stewart's collection of the same name, Volumes 1 through 4, you're way ahead of the game. All these songs were featured on those albums.
Average
maddogrick16
375 plays
3
Yet More Lyrics to Jazz Standards 20 questions

"Lift up your hearts and sing me a song that was a hit before your mother was born..." Part four in a series with a smoky saxophone soundtrack.
Average
agony
537 plays
4
Lyrics to More Jazz Standards 25 questions

You know that you've heard Ella, Billie, and Louis sing these words. Just complete the lyric.
Average
agony
1731 plays
5
Lyrics to Even More Jazz Standards 25 questions

"I like a Gershwin tune, how about you?" Some Gershwin tunes here, plus Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer...
Average
agony
1458 plays
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Mature Applicants Only 10 questions

I need a new DJ for my oldies radio station and they must be old enough to know something about the music they're playing. If you can pass the test you may be in line for the job.
Average
Christinap
1035 plays
7
Lyrics to Jazz Standards 25 questions

They sure don't write 'em like they used to! These are all really well known songs, so the quiz should be easy. Just complete the lyric.
Tough
agony
1737 plays
8
Music Americana 10 questions

Some classic songs of American origin. Some older; some newer. Some not totally impossible, but all interesting.
Average
logcrawler
1158 plays
9
Who Wrote the Lyrics to That Great Song? 10 questions

Lately I've started asking myself that question, so I'll ask you too. This quiz covers lyrics to standards in English written roughly between 1920-1950.
Tough
annaheldfan
441 plays
10
Classic Popular Music 1940s-1960s 10 questions

These classics from the 40s, 50s and 60s still have a timelessness about them. Hope you enjoy the memories! If you've never heard them, look them up online; you might find some that you like, too.
Average
logcrawler
801 plays
11
Oldies Music... And I Mean Really Oldies! 10 questions

This quiz is a sort of follow-up to my "Music Americana". (Likely there will be more, in time.)
Average
logcrawler
966 plays
12
The Last GASP 15 questions

The Great American Songbook plus a few nominees outside the box.
Average
gfitz47
Jul 21 16
147 plays
13
Classic Songs from Ziegfeld Shows 10 questions

During the first third of the 20th century most American songs came out of New York. New York meant Broadway and Broadway meant the great producer Florenz Ziegfeld. Here's a quiz about some great songs from his shows.
Average
annaheldfan
252 plays
14
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered 10 questions

This American Song Book classic has been covered by many vocalists and musicians, proving that you can't keep a good song down.
Tough
StarStruck60
447 plays
15
Great American Songbook Plus (GASP) 10 questions

It's all about songs and songwriters in the "Great American Songbook" (GAS). It consists of songs from 1920s to the beginning of Rock. "Plus" refers to stretching the envelope of the classical GAS, with bias, to include other songs.
Average
gfitz47
327 plays
16
My Baby Left Me: Jazz Edition 10 questions

A fair number of songs can be boiled down to the lament, "My baby left me." How many of the following Jazz and Pop standards to this effect do you know?
Tough
Catreona
216 plays
17
The Great American Songbook (GAS) 10 questions

GAS, the early years. Most of the songs herein had staying power, turning up decades later primarily in the mom and pop culture. Bonne chance!
Average
gfitz47
Aug 30 16
279 plays
18
Which Great American Song 10 questions

This time the lyrics I provide are from the main body of the song. Choose the correct "Great American Song"
Difficult
andy_smith
738 plays
19
The Great American Songbook 10 questions

While Pop Music is linked to the performer the songs in Great American Songbook tend to be identified with the writer. Link each song with Porter, Berlin, Gershwin or Rodgers. Hopefully this will be more accessible than my Keep On Singing quizzes.
Difficult
andy_smith
723 plays
20
Tea For Two 10 questions

Tea drinking, the most English of traditions, was hi-jacked by our American cousins for this song. So I, an Englishwoman, have written a quiz on it!
Average
lonely-lady
330 plays
21
Great American Songbook Plus (GASP) #2 15 questions

Twelve questions on the "Great American Songbook" (GAS) plus three of my nominees. The "Plus" refers to stretching the envelope of the classical GAS, with bias, to include other worthy songs.
Average
gfitz47
177 plays
22
Classic Songs From Classic Singers (Not Rock) 10 questions

Classic Songs From Classic Singers.
Average
robert362
1446 plays
23
Covers by Sinatra 10 questions

Frank Sinatra introduced many famous songs. They include "All the Way" and "High Hopes," which both won Academy Awards. But he wasn't always the first to sing a song. Do you know who introduced these?
Very Difficult
Sinatrafan
249 plays
24
Tough Famous Theme Songs of Old 10 questions

Name the artist who is best known for performing these songs.
Difficult
kteam
1284 plays
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