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Passage III

 

21. Which of the following statements best expresses the
main idea of the passage?

  • A. Armstrong was an exceedingly gifted musician
    whose emotional range was nonetheless somewhat
    narrow.

  • B. One of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time,
    Armstrong is best known for his soft and luminous
    tone.

  • C. Armstrong has had a profound effect on music,
    one that has been both wide ranging and long
    lasting.

  • D. A pioneering jazz trumpeter and singer, Armstrong
    recorded numerous masterpieces in the mid to late
    1920s.