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quiz 1674 – classical music (QA)

1 Which composer offered to write a new National Anthem for the United States? Dvorak, Chopin, Copland, Mozart Dvorak
2 Which composer once claimed to have poisoned Mozart? Bach, Beethoven, Haydn, Salieri Salieri
3 Which composer was exposed for paying women to faint at his concerts? Liszt, Bizet, Smetana, Salieri Liszt
4 Which composer wrote the famous Brandenburg Concertos? Schumann, Schubert, Bach, Beethoven Bach
5 Which composers 7th Symphony is known as the “Leningrad” symphony? Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, Rimsky-Korsakov, Mendelssohn Shostakovich
6 Which composer’s heart was buried in Poland but his body buried in France? Wagner, Dvorak, Chopin, Liszt Chopin
7 Which composers Messiah contains the “Hallelujah Chorus”? Holst, Handel, Elgar, Brahms Handel
8 Which composers Violin Sonata No.9 is referred to by the name ‘Kreutzer’? Brahms, Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven Beethoven
9 Which composer’s Waltz No.3 is called the “Cats Waltz”? Liszt, Brahms, Chopin, Dvorak Chopin
10 Which is Beethoven’s symphonies is commonly called the “Pastoral”? 5th, 6th, 4th, 7th 6th
11 Which is the highest female voice? Tenor, Bass, Soprano, Alto Soprano
12 Which is the lowest of the male voices? Bass, Alto, Baritone, Tenor Bass
13 Which name for a chord literally means “a harp”? Barcolle, Alto, Ballade, Arpeggion Arpeggion
14 Which of Dvoraks symphonies is known as the “American” symphony? 9, 7, 5, 6 6
15 Which of the following is not a stringed instrument? Double-Bass, Violin, Cello, Clarinet Clarinet
16 Which of the following means unaccompanied singing? A Cappella, Accent, Alberti, Aleatory A Cappella
17 Which of the following paces translates roughly as “walking pace”? Anitphon, Allegro, Ballade, Andante Andante
18 Which of the following was born first? Vivaldi, Wager, Liszt, Weber Vivaldi
19 Which of the following was born first? Bizet, Saint Saens, Schubert, Haydn Haydn
20 Which of the following was born first? Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Mahler Mozart