Prokofiev: 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 section of the orchestra is used to represent Peter here?

  1. a. Woodwind
  2. b. Strings
  3. c. Brass

Question 2

Prokofiev uses French horns to portray the wolf. What does the music suggest the wolf is like?

  1. a. Friendly
  2. b. Funny
  3. c. Sinister

Question 3

Which animal is the flute portraying?

  1. a. Elephant
  2. b. Bird
  3. c. Dog

Question 4

Prokofiev wrote this piece to sound like a symphony from which musical era?

  1. a. Classical
  2. b. Baroque
  3. c. Romantic

Question 5

Which group of instruments is playing here?

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


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