The Letter S In Music

Can you name the music related items beginning with the letter S In Music?

Popular Songs: 'Pretty Vacant' and 'Anarchy In The U.K.' 
Popular Songs: 'Black Hole Sun' and 'Blow Up The Outside World' 
Popular Songs: 'Mrs. Robinson' and 'The Boxer' 
Popular Songs: 'Wannabe' and 'Say You'll Be There' 
Popular Songs: 'Renegade' and 'Come Sail Away' 
Popular Song: 'Baby Got Back'  
Popular Songs: 'The Joker' and 'Jungle Love' 
Popular Songs: '1979' and 'Tonight, Tonight' 
Popular Songs: 'Reelin' In The Years' and 'Do It Again' 
Popular Songs: 'Beautiful' and 'Gin and Juice' 
Song Titles
Sample Lyric: 'In a tree by the brook/there's a songbird who sings/sometimes all of our thoughts are misgiven' 
Sample Lyric: 'Well, I hope Neil Young will remember/a Southern man don't need him around anyhow' 
Sample Lyric: 'I can't stand it/I know you planned it/I'm gonna set it straight/this Watergate' 
Sample Lyric: 'And the battle's just begun/there's many lost/but tell me who has won' 
Sample Lyric: 'You talk about things that nobody cares/you're wearing out things that nobody wears' 
Sample Lyric: 'You're asking me will my love grow/ I don't know/ I don't know' 
Sample Lyric: 'How well I remember/the look that was in his eyes/stealin' kisses from me on the sly' 
Sample Lyric: 'If the sky that we look upon/should tumble and fall/and the mountains should crumble to the sea/I won't cry' 
Sample Lyric: 'With the birds/I'll share this lonely view/with the birds/I'll share this lonely view' 
Sample Lyric: 'Where troubles melt like lemon drops/away above the chimney tops/that's where you'll find me' 
Musical Instruments
A member of the woodwind family, it is the instrument of choice for Lisa Simpson 
A member of the percussion family, it is typically used to play a backbeat pattern 
A member of the brass family, it is a type of tuba 
A string instrument, it was plucked by George Harrison in the song 'Norwegian Wood' 
A model of electric guitar manufactured by Fender 
Broadway Musicals
Songs Include: 'Bali Ha'i' and 'Some Enchanted Evening' 
Songs Include: 'Find Your Grail' and 'The Song That Goes Like This' 
Songs Include: 'Ah, Miss' and 'The Worst Pies In London' 
Songs Include: 'Ol' Man River' and 'After the Ball' 
Songs Include: 'Horton Sits on the Egg' and 'Green Eggs and Ham' 
Musical Terms and Forms
Definition: A system of adjacent notes on which melody and harmony are based. 
Definition: Originally a love song sung under the window of a lady, by her lover. Now it can also mean an instrumental piece of similar character. 
Definition: A symbol placed in front of a note to indicate raising that note by one half step . 
Definition: A composition for a single voice or instrument 
Definition: A form of musical articulation, signifying an unconnected note which is either separated or detached. 
Album Titles
Released in 2006 by The Killers 
Released in 1978 by the Grateful Dead 
Released in 1994 by Bush 
Released in 2002 by Maroon 5 
Released in 1996 by Toni Braxton 
Released in 1986 by Iron Maiden 
Released in 2000 by OutKast 
Released in 1976 by Stevie Wonder 
Released in 1969 by David Bowie 
Released in 1971 by The Rolling Stones 
Grab Bag
Also referred to as 'singing jazz,' the term used when a singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument 
A 1984 Rob Reiner mock rockumentary involving 'amps that go to 11' and a miniature Stonehenge stage prop that is almost tragically trampled. The name of the fictional heavy metal band that the film focused on. 
The name of the annual music, film, and interactive conference and festival held in Austin, Texas. 
The name of the karaoke TV show that aired on MTV in the late 1990's and early 2000's. Originally hosted by Dave Holmes.  
The name of the genre of music that is a diverse and predominantly Caribbean rhythm that is popular in many Latin countries. 

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