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Take the A Train
trombone
saxophone
A Tisket A Tasket
bebop
big band
chops
clarinet
Congo Square
drums
Duke Ellington
Ella Fitzgerald
gig
guitar
improvisation
jazz band
Maple Leaf Rag
Mississippi River
New Orleans
piano
Ragtime
scat
Scott Joplin
singer
Sprirituals
syncopation
The Entertainer
trumpet

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JAZZ Word Search

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Bebop
Clarinet
Etta James
Ella Fitzgerald
Scat
Drums
Dizzy Gillespie
Scott Joplin
Saxophone
Double Bass
Piano
Trumpet
Trombone
Improvisation
Hard Bop
Free Jazz
Cool
Boogie Woogie
Blues
Swing
New Orleans
Louis Armstrong
Ragtime
Jazz

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Jazz and Blues Review Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

The first white band leader to use black musicians in his group? Benny Goodman
The band leader who is still listed as missing in action? Glenn Miller
playing or singing a piece of music previously performed by another musician is called a? Cover song
to make up music on the spot? Improvise
Who is considered the best female scat singer ever? Ella Fitzgerald
Charlie Parker’s instrument was the? Saxophone
Louis Armstrong’s main instrument was the? Trumpet
Scott Joplin was famous for what style of music? Ragtime
What trumpet player briefly ran for President in 1963-1964? Dizzy Gillespie
What was Benny Goodman’s instrument known as? Licorice stick
Practicing and practicing until you get it right? Woodshed
Who was the band leader that always dressed like royalty? Duke Ellington
What was Glenn Miller’s instrument? Trombone
This famous band leader was known for his fast, flying fingers across the piano keys? Count Basie
A round cylinder attached to paper punched with holes is called a? Piano Roll
Billie Holiday always ware this flower in her hair when performing Gardenia
The style of jazz with fast tempos and lots of improvisation is called? Bebop
The first time for a performance is a? Debut
Singing that uses nonsense syllables instead of real words. Scat
music played and or sung about lost loves? Torch Song
The musician who died poor and disappointed? Scott Joplin
Female singer who had stage fright? Sarah Vaughn
a job playing music is called a? Gig
A musical mix of African and Cuban rhythms is called? Afro-Cuban Jazz
B.B. King’s guitar Lucille
Benny Goodman’s nick name King of Swing
Benny Goodman’s signature glare when a musician messed up earned him this nickname? The Ray
Dizzy Gillespie was known as? Ambassador of Jazz
one of Louis Armstrong’s nicknames Satchmo
Nightclub in Harlem Cotton Club
Louis Armstrong King of Jazz
Ella Fitzgerald First Lady of Song
Musical Prodigy Herbie Hancock
King of the Blues BB King
Lady Day Billie Holiday
Scott Joplin King of Ragtime
Charlie Parker’s nickname Yardbird
Queen of the blues Dinah Washington
New York nightclub named in honor of Charlie Parker Birdland

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Jazz Word Search

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polyphonic
soloist
kingoliver
tombrown
freddiekepard
trombone
clarinet
cornet
buddybolden
ragtime
minstreltune
cakewalk
syncopation
brassbands
leecollins
callandresponse
africandrumming
louisianapurchase
creole
neworleans
jellyrollmorton
louisarmstrong
improvisation
swing
jazz

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BAND Word Search

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intonation
beatles
perfection
adjudicate
allegro
andante
bach
band
bass
bassoon
beethoven
clarinet
coltrane
determination
director
ensemble
flute
focus
handel
haydn
horn
jazz
ledzeppelin
maestro
march
marimba
nirvana
oboe
orchestra
pepband
percussion
practice
presto
ruff
saxophone
sousa
stevensville
syncopation
treble
trombone
trumpet
tuba
work
xylophone
yellowjacket

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Orchestral instruments Word Search

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Flute
Harp
Piano
Violin
Strings
Tuba
Percussion
Gong
English Horn
Chimes
Contra Bassoon
Bassoon
Trumpet
Snare Drum
Orchestra
Glockenspiel
Double Bass
Claves
Cello
Bass Drum
Xylophone
Viola
Trombone
Piccolo
Oboe
French Horn
Cowbell
Clarinet
Brass
Bass Clarinet

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Jazz! Crossword

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The King of Swing Benny Goodman
Famous trumpet player/singer Louis Armstrong
Queen of Jazz Ella Fitzgerald
Playing music off the top of your head with no written notes improvisation
The type of scale used in jazz blues scale
Instrument known as the "licorice stick" clarinet
Orchestra known for "In the Mood" Glenn Miller
Female vocalist "Lady Day" Billie Holiday
City where jazz began New Orleans
Specific rhythm used in jazz syncopation
Type of jazz that uses multiple percussion such as bongos, claves, and congas Latin Jazz
A type of jazz ensemble that is well known in New Orleans Dixieland
Another name for Brazilian Jazz Bossa Nova
Multiple contrasting rhythms occurring at once Polyrhythmic
Take the A _____ Train
C ________ Blues Jam
Autumn ____________ Leaves

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HHS MARCHING BAND 2016 Word Search

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Band
Band Boosters
Band Camp
Baritone Saxophone
Bass Drum
Bibbers
Brass
Clarinet
Color Guard
Cymbals
Disney Trip
Drum Major
Flute
Go Big Red
Majorettes
Marimba
Mark Time
Mellophone
Mr. Key
Mr. Vaughn
Percussion
Pit
Plumes
Roll Step
Saxophone
Section Leaders
Snare
Songs of The South
Sousaphone
Stand Tunes
Tiger Rags
Trombone
Trumpet
Woodwinds
Xylophone

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Instruments of the Orchestra Crossword

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Highest sounding string instrument violin
Thin piece of wood used for clarinet or saxophone Reed
Buttons found on brass instruments valves
Woodwind instrument made of brass and not used in orchestras saxophone
full name of the largest string instrument Double Bass
Highest sounding double reed instrument Oboe
Kettle Drums Timpani
Round plates of brass hit together crash cymbals
Also called the hunting horn French Horn
silver woodwind instrument Flute
Sounds one octave higher than the flute Piccolo
Looks like a violin, but sounds slightly lower Viola
Highest sounding brass instrument Trumpet
Mallet instrument with wooden bars Marimba
Largest brass instrument Tuba
Lowest sounding woodwind Bassoon
Tool needed to play string instruments Bow
Person who leads a band or orchestra Conductor
Instrument played by Squidward Clarinet
What does the trombone have that the other brass instruments do not? Slide
Originally used in the military Snare Drum
Another name of the Euphonium Baritone
Instrument that uses fans to make notes sound like they are vibrating Vibraphone

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Music Vocabulary Word Search

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accelerando
adagio
allegro
andante
arco
bass
bassoon
bongos
cello
clarinet
coda
crescendo
cymbals
decrescendo
drum
flat
flate
flute
forte
french horn
harp
harpsichord
improvise
jazz
major
marimba
minor
natural
oboe
piano
pizz
portato
rock
round
saxophone
sharp
slur
tambourine
tie
triplet
trombone
trumpet
tuba
tympani
viola
violin
xyolphone

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Musical Instruments Word Search

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PIANO
XYLOPHONE
BASS GUITAR
OBOE
TRIANGLE
CLARINET
FLUTE
TUBA
SAXOPHONE
CYMBALS
HARP
GUITAR
CELLO
TROMBONE
DRUMS
VIOLIN
RECORDER
TRUMPET

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