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  1. 1. ABOUT MUSIC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
  2. 2. She was the most famous Blues singer of the sixties and died in her twenties because of drug addiction. Whom am I speaking about ? Answer
  3. 3. Janis Joplin <ul><li>Songs: </li></ul><ul><li>Me and Bobby Mcgee (In this song she sang that freedom was just another word for nothing left to lose!) </li></ul><ul><li>Mercedez Benz </li></ul>Start
  4. 4. Who wrote the songs „I walk the line“, „Ring of Fire“ or „Get Rhythm“? Answer
  5. 5. Johnny Cash <ul><li>He was one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century and died in 2003. Although he is primarily remembered as a country music artist, he is also known for his gospel and blues music. </li></ul>Start
  6. 6. He has become a myth, because he died at the age of fortytwo- and had been very successful. Whom am I speaking about? answer
  7. 7. Elvis Presely <ul><li>Some of his songs: </li></ul><ul><li>Don‘t be cruel </li></ul><ul><li>Are you lonesome tonight </li></ul><ul><li>Tutti Frutti </li></ul><ul><li>I never let you go </li></ul><ul><li>In the ghetto </li></ul>start
  8. 8. This singer became blind because he saw his small brother drown. <ul><li>What‘s his name? </li></ul>answer
  9. 9. Ray Charles <ul><li>Some of his songs: </li></ul><ul><li>Yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>Georgia on my mind </li></ul><ul><li>Seven Spanish angels </li></ul><ul><li>You cheatin‘ heart </li></ul>start
  10. 10. Which was the most popular group of all times? answer
  11. 11. THE BEATLES start
  12. 12. Do you know any of their (The Beatles) songs? answer
  13. 13. For example: <ul><li>Let it be </li></ul><ul><li>All you need is love </li></ul><ul><li>Yellow submarine </li></ul><ul><li>Lady Madonna </li></ul><ul><li>She loves you </li></ul><ul><li>Lucy in the sky with diamonds </li></ul>start
  14. 14. By whom is the song „Everything I do I do it for you? answer
  15. 15. Solution: <ul><li>Bryan Adams </li></ul><ul><li>It starts with the followig words: </li></ul><ul><li>Look into my eyes – you will see </li></ul><ul><li>What you mean to me </li></ul><ul><li>Search you heart – search your soul </li></ul><ul><li>And when you find me you search no more </li></ul>start
  16. 16. There is a Scottish singer who became successful last year due to a known talent show in England. answer
  17. 17. Solution: <ul><li>Her name is Susan Boyle and she sang the beautiful song „Memory“ from the musical „Cats“ by lloyd Webber. </li></ul>start
  18. 18. What do you know about „The „ANIMALS“? answer
  19. 19. Solution: <ul><li>The famous song „The House of the Rising Sun“ </li></ul><ul><li>was produced by this band. </li></ul><ul><li>Some expressions from the song: </li></ul><ul><li>the ruin of many a poor boy </li></ul><ul><li>life is random </li></ul><ul><li>my mother was a tailor </li></ul><ul><li>my father was a gambler </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>start
  20. 20. Do you know any famous Swiss band? answer
  21. 21. Solution: <ul><li>For example: </li></ul><ul><li>The Gotthard </li></ul><ul><li>One of their songs is „One life one Soul“ </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>start
  22. 22. By whom was the song „I will always love you“ sung? answer
  23. 23. Solution: <ul><li>By Whitney Houston </li></ul>start
  24. 24. Have you ever heard of „Surfin‘America“ and do you know the name of the artists? answer
  25. 25. Solution: <ul><li>The Beach Boys </li></ul><ul><li>They were very successful in the sixties/seventies reflecting the South California youth culture of cars, surfing and romance. </li></ul>start
  26. 26. What songs of „The Eagles“ do you know? answer
  27. 27. Solutions: <ul><li>For example: </li></ul><ul><li>Hotel California </li></ul><ul><li>The hotel seems to be a clinic, where drug addicted people are hospitilized and do not really have a chance to get out of it anymore. </li></ul>start
  28. 28. „ How can you mend a broken heart“ is a song by? answer
  29. 29. Solution: <ul><li>BEE GEES </li></ul><ul><li>Other famous songs by this band: </li></ul><ul><li>Words </li></ul><ul><li>World </li></ul><ul><li>Lonely days </li></ul><ul><li>Don‘t forget to remember </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>start
  30. 30. „ What am I to you“ is by? answer
  31. 31. Solution: <ul><li>Norah Jones </li></ul><ul><li>She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on March 30, 1979. </li></ul><ul><li>Norah is a pianist, keyboardist, guitarist and actress. </li></ul>start
  32. 32. From which country could „A piece of ground“ come from? answer
  33. 33. Solution: <ul><li>From South Africa and the singer was Miriam Makeba, who herself had to live abroad for many years, because of her skin colour. </li></ul>start
  34. 34. Do you know „The Lion King“ and some of the musical‘s songs? answer
  35. 35. Solution: <ul><li>„ The circle of life“ </li></ul><ul><li>which says that from the day we arrive on the planet, there is more to see than can ever be seen. </li></ul><ul><li>Hakuna Matata! </li></ul><ul><li>What a wonderful phrase </li></ul><ul><li>It means no worries for the rest of your liefe </li></ul>start
  36. 36. Do you know the name of the very famous female singer of „Proud Mary“ answer
  37. 37. Solution: <ul><li>Tina Turner who now lives in Switzerland. </li></ul>start
  38. 38. How does the song „Country Road“ go on? answer
  39. 39. Solution: <ul><li>Take me home to the place where I belong </li></ul><ul><li>West Virginia mountain momma </li></ul><ul><li>I think the moste famous verson is by John Denver. </li></ul>start
  40. 40. Where does the song „Waltzing Mathilda“ originally come from? answer
  41. 41. Solution: <ul><li>From Australia and it goes that there was once </li></ul><ul><li>a swagman (tramper) that camped in the billabongs (lake) and he sang as he sat and waited till his billy (pan) boiled. He was crossing the country with his mathilda(bedroll) </li></ul><ul><li>on his shoulders and killed a jumbuck (sheep) </li></ul><ul><li>and put it into his tuckerbag (bag) so the troopers (police) came and he jumped into the waterhole. </li></ul>start