Composers

Haydn: 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 is the name of the solo instrument playing here?

  1. a. Clarinet
  2. b. Cello
  3. c. Violin

Question 2

What is the name given to music in which one instrument (or group of instruments) plays the same tune as another instrument (or group of instruments), starting at different times?

  1. a. Dissonance
  2. b. Unison
  3. c. Canon

Question 3

How many instruments are playing here?

  1. a. One
  2. b. Two
  3. c. More than two

Question 4

Which group of instruments is playing this piece?

  1. a. Jazz band
  2. b. Orchestra
  3. c. String quartet

Question 5

What is the name given to a piece which has a solo instrument accompanied by an orchestra?

  1. a. Symphony
  2. b. Oratorio
  3. c. Concerto

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.