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Percy Faith: Quiz


Question 1: Beginning with defunct stations CKNC and CKCL, Faith was a staple of the ________'s live-music broadcasting from 1933 to 1940, when he resettled in Chicago.
CBC NewsCBC TelevisionCanadian Broadcasting CorporationCBC Radio One

Question 2: Percy Faith (April 7, 1908 – February 9, 1976) was a Canadian-born bandleader, ________ and composer, known for his lush arrangements of pop and Christmas standards.
Musical ensembleOrchestrationBassoonSheet music

Question 3: His most famous and remembered recordings are "Delicado" (1952), "Song from the Moulin Rouge" (1953) and "Theme from A Summer Place" (1960), which won the ________ for Record of the Year in 1961.
TEC AwardsGrammy AwardMusic industryLatin Grammy Awards

Question 4: He made many recordings for ________.
Deutsche WelleVoice of AmericaNHK WorldCNN

Question 5: Faith was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, ________.
United StatesUnited KingdomCanadaBarbados

Question 6: Faith died of cancer in Encino, California and was interred in the Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery in ________.
Culver City, CaliforniaLong Beach, CaliforniaAvalon, CaliforniaSanta Monica, California

Question 7: In 1945, he became a naturalized citizen of the ________.
AlaskaUnited StatesCanadaPhilippines


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