Tuba: 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!
What is the tuba playing until 1.09 here?
- a. A sonata
- b. A fermata
- c. A cadenza
Whereabouts is the tuba in this music?
- a. At the top
- b. At the bottom
- c. In the middle
What do the higher instruments do at the beginning, with their punchy chords at 0.05–0.07 and 0.12–0.14?
- a. Answer the lower instruments
- b. Echo what has just been played
- c. Introduce the melody
What image does this music represent?
- a. The big gates of a city
- b. A hut on hen’s legs
- c. A heavy oxcart being pulled by cattle
Which nursery rhyme is this music based on?
- a. Frères Jacques
- b. Three blind mice
- c. Twinkle, twinkle, little star
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.