Harpsichord: 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 three solo instruments can be heard?

  1. a. Violin, flute and harpsichord
  2. b. Cello, recorder and harpsichord
  3. c. Violin, recorder and harpsichord

Question 2

When was the composition of this harpsichord concerto completed?

  1. a. 1728
  2. b. 1828
  3. c. 1928

Question 3

This music contains many…

  1. a. Instruments
  2. b. Rests
  3. c. Ornaments

Question 4

Which style is this music?

  1. a. Romantic
  2. b. Minimalist
  3. c. Impressionist

Question 5

Can you guess correctly what this music is about?

  1. a. A walk in the wild woods
  2. b. A trip to the supermarket
  3. c. A camel ride across the desert


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