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The first movement of a string quartet is typically in:

sonata-allegro form

Which statement is accurate?

Mozart was a child prodigy who worked as a composer at the age of 5.

The K. number following each Mozart work refers to:

The name of the man who catalogued his compositions

The third movement of Eine kleine Nachtmusik features regular phrases.

True

What is the texture of the final variation in Haydn's Op. 76, No. 3, second movement?

polyphonic and homophonic

Mozart worked under the patronage of the Eszterházy court.

false

The title of Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik means "a little dance music."

false

When were Haydn's Opus 76 quartets written?

mid 1790s

Mozart wrote a set of string quartets dedicated to Haydn.

true

Which of the following represents a typical string quartet ensemble?

two violins, a viola, and a cello

Which of the following statements best describes the tonality of the second movement of Op. 76, No. 3?

mostly in major

Haydn's String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 2 is nicknamed Emperor because:

the theme in the second movement is based on a hymn written for the Austrian empire

The divertimento and the serenade were both musical forms of entertainment in the Classical era.

true

Which composer famously began to write music before the age of five?

mozart

Haydn wrote his Emperor quartet based on a theme composed by the emperor.

false

The second movement of Op. 76, No. 3 is composed in what form?

theme and variations form

How many string quartets did Haydn write?

68

Which Classical composer may have influenced Haydn in his stylistic approach to the Opus 76 quartets?

mozart

Which of the following was Haydn's own instrument?

viola

The first movement of Eine kleine Nachtmusik is in sonata-allegro form.

true

Which composer worked well under the patronage system?

Haydn

The movement of Eine kleine Nachtmusik that is NOT in the home key (G major) is the third.

false

The favored chamber ensemble in the Classical era was the string quartet.

true

The overall form of the third movement of Eine kleine Nachtmusik is A-B-A. (minuet and trio)

true

The tempo scheme of the movements of Eine kleine Nachtmusik is best described as:

slow, fast, moderate, fast

The ____ movement of a string quartet is often in minuet and trio form.

third

Chamber music generally implies a large ensemble, with more than one player to a part.

false

At the time of Mozart's death:

He was working on his Requiem mass

The focus of Classical chamber music is soloistic virtuosity.

false

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