A Music Quiz for Seniors

Activities for Seniors | By Debbie Davison
This is a great quiz to host for World Music Day on June 21st or for any special musical event. The questions are suited for seniors in aged care. Click the link below for the printer-friendly pdf version.
Who sang the song Que Sera Sera?
(A) Doris Day

Who was known as Old Blue Eyes?
(A) Frank Sinatra

Who danced with Ginger Rogers they were a famous dancing duo?
(A) Fred Astaire

Who was the energetic dancer who sang and danced to “Singing in the Rain”?
(A) Gene Kelly

Name the two stars one male & one female who starred in the movie “Grease” singing and dancing?
(A) Olivia Newton-John, John Travolta

Name the famous trumpet player & Jazz singer who sang “What a Wonderful World”?
(A) Louis Armstrong

What was the name of the English four-piece group out of Liverpool in the 60s?    
(A) The Beatles

Name the four Beatles?
(A) Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr

Who were the brothers that sang Bye Bye Love, Wake up Little Susie, All I have to do is Dream?
(A) The Everly Brothers

Which band sang I Can’t Get No Satisfaction from the 60s and are still singing it ?
(A) The Rolling Stones

Who is the lead singer of The Rolling Stones?
(A) Mick Jagger

What famous singer was known as the BIG O?
(A) Roy Orbison

What famous band sang “Rock Around the Clock?
(A) Bill Haley & The Comets

Who sang “I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas and made it famous? (A) Bing Crosby

What trio sang “Puff The Magic Dragon”?
(A) Peter, Paul & Mary

Who Sang What's New Pussycat, Green Green Grass of Home & Its Not Unusual?
(A) Tom Jones

Which English Singer had a hit with the song “Downtown”?
(A) Petula Clark

Who sang the song The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance?
(A) Gene Pitney

Finish the name of this group Herb Alpert and the?
(A) Tijuana Brass

Who sang Tutti -Fruitti, Long Tall Sally & Keep a Knockin?
(A) Little Richard

Who sang Sweet Little Sixteen, Maybellene?
(A) Chuck Berry

Who sang a White Sports Coat and a Pink Carnation, Devil Woman & El Paso?
(A) Marty Robbins

Who was the lead male actor in the film “Dirty Dancing”?
(A) Patrick Swayze

Who sang Heartbreak Hotel, Hound Dog, Love me Tender?
(A) Elvis Presley

Who made famous the songs Ramblin Rose & Mona Lisa?
(A) Nat King Cole
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Debbie Davison
Debbie is the owner of Memory Lane Therapy and an experienced Activity coordinator for Aged care. Her passion is Music, Arts, Crafts and making people Laugh and Smile.


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