Instruments

Piano: 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 Well-Tempered Clavier?

  1. a. A book of stories about a well-behaved piano
  2. b. A book of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys
  3. c. A book of piano music for well-behaved children only

Question 2

What might this music suggest about its composer Rachmaninov?

  1. a. He had big feet
  2. b. He had a big head
  3. c. He had big hands

Question 3

This piece has a descriptive title – what does the music suggest it is?

  1. a. The silent bell
  2. b. The big bell
  3. c. The little bell

Question 4

How many hands was this written for?

  1. a. Two
  2. b. One
  3. c. Four

Question 5

This piece is a…

  1. a. Piano duet
  2. b. Piano trio
  3. c. Piano solo

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.