Composers

C.P.E. Bach: Look, Listen & Answer

Instructions

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 instrument do you think is playing this piece?

  1. a. Courtesy of Arthur Ka Wai Jenkins
  2. b. harpsichord
  3. c. Grand piano, courtesy of Arthur Ka Wai Jenkins

Question 2

Which instrumental family does the solo instrument belong to?

  1. a. Woodwind
  2. b. Brass
  3. c. Strings

Question 3

What is the mood of this extract?

  1. a. Sad
  2. b. Excited
  3. c. Varied

Question 4

What is the solo instrument in this extract?

  1. a. Trumpet
  2. b. Oboe
  3. c. Violin

Question 5

What is the speed of this extract?

  1. a. Presto (really fast)
  2. b. Largo (slow)
  3. c. Andante (walking speed)

MEDIA CREDITS

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