Beethoven: Look, Listen & Answer


Read each question below, then play the music and choose your answer – click or tap on the answer to see if you are right!

Question 1

Which two instruments can be heard here?

  1. a. Trumpet and piano
  2. b. Violin and piano
  3. c. Violin and cello

Question 2

Which group of instruments is playing this piece?

  1. a. String quartet
  2. b. Orchestra
  3. c. Wind quintet

Question 3

How many different instruments can be heard here?

  1. a. One
  2. b. Two
  3. c. Three

Question 4

This music is intended to describe a scene from nature. What do you think it represents?

  1. a. A calm sea
  2. b. A sunrise
  3. c. A thunderstorm

Question 5

Which voices can be heard singing here?

  1. a. Women’s voices
  2. b. Mixed chorus
  3. c. Men’s voices


All media credits – titles, composers, artists, sources etc. – may be found in the Teacher Sheet, accessed from the Info box at the top of this page.