Rimsky-Korsakov: 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!
Which animal is Rimsky-Korsakov describing?
- a. Seagull
- b. Fish
- c. Bumblebee
After the dramatic opening, a solo instrument is then used to depict Scheherazade. What is it?
- a. Flute
- b. Cello
- c. Violin
In the first 10 seconds, which instrument helps to convey a typically Spanish sound?
- a. Guitars
- b. Castanets
- c. Violins
Which instruments open this piece with a fanfare?
- a. Trombones
- b. French horns
- c. Trumpets
Which word describes best the opening?
- a. Playful
- b. Fast
- c. Tranquil
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.