History of Rock 120 Intro

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How does Jackie Brenston’s \”Rocket ’88’ \” break with standard blues practices?
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by not repeating the lyrics of the first phrase in the second phrase
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The \”doo-wop progression\” consists of a
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series of four chords
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covers up certain imperfections in tone
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echo
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creates a room sound through electronic means
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reverb
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the tone color of an instrument
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timbre
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adjusting the timbre for each instrument or voice
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EQ
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the \”space\” between stereo speakers
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sonic landscape
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EQ, ambience/volume, and stereo placement
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mixing board
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one speaker for playback
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monophonic sound
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adjustment of ambience, EQ, stereo placement, and volume of the tracks for the final version
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mix down
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term used in recording to designate a recorded part
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track
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keeps instrumental parts distinct
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ambience
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Which of the following best describes the relationship between the guitar and bass parts in the first verse of \”Smoke on the Water\” by Deep Purple?
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they are playing almost the same part
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Which instrument rounds out harmony by playing full chords?
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rhythm guitar
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Prior to the early 1960s, the bass guitar usually:
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was an upright bass that could be amplified if necessary
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The study of musical form includes
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how sections are organized to create a larger structure
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Buddy Holly’s \”That’ll Be the Day\” is an example of
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contrasting verse-chorus
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All of the following songs use the 12-bar blues format EXCEPT
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\”Can the Circle Be Unbroken\”
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The most common musical form found in Tin Pan Alley songs is
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AABA form
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the 12-bar blues form consists of
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three groups of four phrases
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A simple verse structure has
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no chorus
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A chord is a
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combination of notes played together
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refers to the organized pattering of the dimensions in music
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Rhythm
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a series of notes that repeats throughout the song
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Melody
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two or more notes played at the same time
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Harmony
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verse after verse
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Simple Verse
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When recording music with the snapshot approach, which element is necessary in a space to re-create the live sound?
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good acoustical balance
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All of the following are used by a drummer except the
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synthesizer
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The job of the bass is typically to
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connect rhythmically with the drummer and provide harmony
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A chord is a
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combination of notes played together
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Which instrument round out harmony by playing full chords
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rhythm guitar
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The doop-wop progression consists of a
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combination of four phases

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