Magazine article IAJRC Journal

Big Band Quiz

Magazine article IAJRC Journal

Big Band Quiz

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1. Band leader, Tommy Dorsey, is generally not known as a composer, but he did in fact, collaborate in writing 3 songs. Can you name at least one of them?

2. Name the orchestra that performed in the MGM movie "Strike up the Band" that featured Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney.

3. American film star Betty Grable was married to this band leader. Name him.

4. Whose band did Tony Pastor sing with before he formed his own band?

5. This well known female vocalist was married to a well known drummer. Who was she?

6. The old Jack Benny radio show of the 30s and 40s featured this orchestra. Name the orchestra.

7. Female vocalist Ann R. Richards was a singer in her husband's band. The band?

8. Later in her career this well known female vocalist became an animal activist. …

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