Harp: 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!
How many harps are playing in this music?
- a. Two
- b. Three
- c. One
Mozart was a composer of the Classical era. When was this concerto written?
- a. 1678
- b. 1878
- c. 1778
At the very beginning, there is a little ‘decoration’ on each of the first four notes: what is this called? There are two more at 1.13 and 1.14.
- a. Spin
- b. Trill
- c. Flicker
Listen to the harpist playing a cadenza. What does cadenza mean?
- a. Stand up and twirl your instrument around
- b. Try to play more loudly than anyone else
- c. Play some showy music on your own
Which element does the harp represent here?
- a. Water
- b. Air
- c. Earth
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.