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This Month's Quiz Answers



MARCH 2017




Place The Face

This month we gave you fifteen portraits of jazz musicians to identify.

How did you get on? Don't forget to check your score.


Face Question Mark


The answers are below ....

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

I've grown accustomed to her face.
She almost makes the day begin.
I've grown accustomed to the tune that
She whistles night and noon.
Her smiles, her frowns,
Her ups, her downs
Are second nature to me now;
Like breathing out and breathing in.
I was serenely independent and content before we met;
Surely I could always be that way again-
And yet
I've grown accustomed to her look;
Accustomed to her voice;
Accustomed to her face.


From: I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Frederick Loewe / Alan Jay Lerner.)



Your Score

15 + correct - Star Eyes.
11 - 14 correct - I SeeYour Face Before Me.
7 - 10 correct - The More I See You.
6 correct - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes.
1 - 3 correct - Let's Face The Music And Dance.



Here are the answers


Who's This?



1. Artie Shaw






Who's This?



2. Bill Evans






Who's This?



3. Lil Hardin






Who's This?



4. Muggsy Spanier







Who's This?




5. Stan Getz






Who's This?


6. Pat Metheny

[Click here for Pat Metheny playing Burt Bacharach's Alfie. This is from the album What's It All About, not one of Pat's most acclaimed albums, but one of my personal favourites. I find it one of the most relaxing albums I have].






Who's This?



7. Pat Halcox






Who's This?



8. Misha Mullov-Abbado

[Click here for a video of Circle Song from Misha's superb album New Ansonia]







Who's This?



9. Max Roach








Who's This?



10. Jack Teagarden

[Click here for a video of Big T and Louis Armstrong playing Old Rockin' Chair. There is another colour video of them playing the tune from Jazz On A Summer's Day, but somehow I think this version has more personality and 'feeling' and it has a great band line-up].






Who's This?



11. Alison Rayner







Who's This?





12. Billy Eckstine







Yazz ahmed



13. Yazz Ahmed








Who's This?



14. Tubby Hayes






Who's This?




15. Ray Nance

[Click here for a video of Duke Ellington introducing his 'new' album at a live performance featuring Ray Nance on the number Mr Gentle Mr Cool].





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