Double Bass: 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!
What is the double bass doing?
- a. Playing a bass line
- b. Playing a melody
- c. Playing chords
What does this music represent?
- a. A Viennese waltz
- b. A tango
- c. A funeral march
Which pop singer arranged this music into a track called Russians?
- a. Sting
- b. Madonna
- c. Michael Jackson
In this piece, how many beats are in the bar?
- a. Four
- b. Five
- c. Three
What happens at 0.18 in this track?
- a. The double bass starts playing
- b. The double bass stops playing
- c. The string orchestra gets louder
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.