Instruments

Flute: 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

What does the flute represent here?

  1. a. Butterflies
  2. b. Bees
  3. c. Birds

Question 2

Which musical instruction describes how the flute is playing?

  1. a. Legato (smooth)
  2. b. Staccato (detached)
  3. c. Marcato (forceful)

Question 3

Which member of the flute family is playing here?

  1. a. Alto flute
  2. b. Bass flute
  3. c. Piccolo

Question 4

How many flutes are playing in this extract?

  1. a. One
  2. b. Three
  3. c. Two

Question 5

Which bass instrument is playing underneath the flute throughout the piece?

  1. a. Bassoon
  2. b. Tuba
  3. c. Trombone

MEDIA CREDITS

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.