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5 Matching questions

  1. Tchaikovsky's fanciful ballet about a child's Christmas gift and dreams of exotic people and places is:
  2. The familiar tune quoted near the end of Gottschalk's work The Banjo is:
  3. ----- is NOT an important composer of nineteenth-century Lieder.
  4. Music based on the seven tones of a major or minor scaled is called:
  5. A short phrase repeated over and over in the bass is called:
  1. a Camptown Races.
  2. b Heinrich Heine.
  3. c The Nutcracker.
  4. d A ground bass.
  5. e Diatonic.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. More than 600.
  2. Public concert hall.
  3. Palestrina.
  4. Gilda, Rigoletto's daughter.
  5. Triadic harmonies.

5 True/False questions

  1. Beethoven suffered perhaps the most traumatic of all maladies for a musician. What was it?Deafness.


  2. A drama that is sung is called:An opera.


  3. Which composer is known as "the poet of the piano"?His red hair.


  4. Which of the following does NOT characterize the music for Act III, scene 1 of Die Walkure?Subordinate orchestral role.


  5. The expressive device used by Renaissance composers to pictorialize words musically is called:Word painting.