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Music Quiz

“All one has to do is hit the right notes at the right time, and the instrument plays itself.” Which composer supposedly gave this helpful advice to one of his keyboard students?

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Hmmm, I’m gonna take a guess and say Oscar Peterson?

J. S. Bach

Well done Dave

Who had a hit with Little Brown Jug?

Oh, Bach. I was gonna say Alan Munde. Sounds like something he might say.

Not unlike Michelangelo‘s quote “Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.”

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I thought about guessing, but I knew it weren’t John Wayne or Jesus. Beyond that I got little hope of getting it right.


Glenn Miller

Hi Dano,
You got it

What Bass player drove the bus the day the music died?

Oh, I know this one! It’s the same guy that drove the Chevy to the Levy … And then had pie, right?

nope…not Don McLean …but getting warm

second hint…he voluntarily gave up his seat on something…

Could it be Ritchie Valens

Ritchie was on the plane…getting warmer

I boobed I meant to say Waylon Jennings

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Waylon also finished the tour doing the singing in place of Buddy…

Kind of a little lesson on the lengths some of he pros go to to do their jobs eh?

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The show must go on.