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JAZZQUIZ

September 2017

THE ANSWERS

 

 

Fest Quest


This month's quiz was as much about your knowledge of geography as it is about jazz. Jazz Festivals have been in full flow around the world. Were you able to identify the county or country where the fifteen we listed are located?

 

Festival

 

Don't forget to check your score.

 

The answers are below ....

Give yourself one extra point if you were able to identify the song title for these lyrics:

Let the drums roll out
Let the trumpet call
While the people shout
"Strike up the band"

From: Strike Up The Band (George and Ira Gershwin)

Click here to listen to the Stan Getz Quartet playing Strike Up The Band - Stan Getz (tenor sax), Horace Silver (piano), Joe Calloway (bass), Walter Bolden (drums)

 

 

Your Score

15 + correct - Got your tickets for next year?
11 - 14 correct - Bought the T-Shirt.
7 - 10 correct - Got up too late to catch some of the bands.
4 - 6 correct - Only went for the day.
1 - 3 correct - Where's our tent?

 

 

Here are the answers

 

In which COUNTRY do the following Jazz Festivals take place?:

Montreaux Festival logo

 

 

1. The Montreaux Jazz Festival

Answer: Switzerland.

 

 

 

 

Funchal Festival logo

 

2. The Funchal Jazz Festival

Answer: Madeira

 

 

 

North Sea Festival logo

 

 

3. The North Sea Jazz Festival

Answer: The Netherlands

 

 

 

 

St Germain des Pres Festival

 

 

4. The Saint Germain des Prés Jazz Festival

Answer: France

 

 

 

[Click here for a video of Kyle Eastwood's band playing Big Noise From Winnetka at the festival in 2011]

 

 

 

Copenhagen Festival logo

 

 

5. The Copenhagen Jazz Festival

Answer: Denmark

 

 

 

Jazz A Juan Festival logo

 

 

6. Jazz à Juan in Juan les Pins

Answer: France

 

 

[Click here to listen to Buddy Guy playing at the Festival in 2017]

 

 

Newport Festival logo

 

 

7. The Newport Jazz Festival

Answer: U.S.A.

 

 

 

Jazz on the Odra Festival logo

 

 

8. The Jazz On The Odra Festival

Answer: Poland

 

 

 

 

In which U.K. COUNTY do the following Jazz Festivals take place?:

 

 

Keswick Festival logo

 

9. The Keswick Jazz Festival

Answer: Cumbria

 

 

 

Upton Festival logo

 

10. The Upton Jazz Festival

Answer: Worcestershire

 

 

 

 

Marsden Festival logo

 

 

11. The Marsden Jazz Festival

Answer: Yorkshire

 

 

 

Love Supreme Festival

 

 

12. The Love Supreme Jazz Festival

Answer: Sussex

 

 

 

 

Edinburgh Festival logo

 

 

13. The Edinburgh Jazz Festival (which Region of Scotland?)

Answer: Lothian

 

 

 

Brecon Festival logo

 

 

14. The Brecon Jazz Festival

Answer: Powys

 

 

[Click here for a video of Gerry Mulligan playing at the Brecon Jazz Festival in 1991]

 

Derry Festival logo

 

 

15. The City of Derry Jazz Festival

Answer: Londonderry

 

 

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