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This Month's Quiz Answers

 

JAZZQUIZ

July 2018

THE ANSWERS

 

 

Place The Face - Hats and Hair Styles


This month we pictured 15 jazz personalities with distinctive hair or hat styles - how many people could you name?

Don't forget to check your score.

 

The answers are below ....

Give yourself one extra point if you were able to identify the song from which these lyrics are taken :

There are many many crazy things
That will keep me loving you
And with your permission
May I list a few
The way you wear your hat
The way you sip your tea
The memory of all that
No, no they can't take that away from me

 

from 'They Can't Take That Away From Me'

(George and Ira Gershwin)

 

 

Your Score

15 + correct - Crowning glory.
11 - 14 correct - Plain as the nose on your face.
7 - 10 correct - If you want to get ahead - get a hat!
4 - 6 - Hairy!
1 - 3 correct - Let's face it ....!

 

 

Here are the answers

 

1. Gregory Porter

Who is this?

 

 

2. Lester Young

Who is this?

 

 

3. Billie Holiday

Who is this?

 

 

4. Seb Rochford

Who is this?

 

 

 

5. Carla Bley

Who is this?

 

 

 

6. Jason Yarde

 

Jason Yarde

 

 

 

7. Acker Bilk

Who is this?

[Click here for a video of Acker Bilk playing Sweet Georgia Brown in 1987]

 

 

8. Willie 'The Lion' Smith

Who is this?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9. Thelonious Monk

Who is this?

 

 

 

10. Duke Ellington

Who is this?

 

 

 

11. Esperanza Spalding

Who is this?

[Click here for Esperanza Spalding playing and singing Black Gold]

 

 

12. George Melly

Who is this?

 

 

 

13. Glenn Miller

Who is this?

 

 

14. Sonny Rollins

Who is this?

[Click here for a video of Sonny Rollins playing St. Thomas with Kenny Drew (piano); Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) and Albert "Tootie" Heath (drums)].

 

 

15. Courtney Pine

Who is this?

 

 

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