Vaughan Williams: 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

What is the solo instrument playing in this extract?

  1. a. Trombone
  2. b. Viola
  3. c. Piano

Question 2

What sort of occasion do you think this music was written for?

  1. a. Church service
  2. b. Film music
  3. c. Birthday party

Question 3

What type of animal is being described in this piece?

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

Question 4

Which instrument is playing with the singer?

  1. a. Organ
  2. b. Piano
  3. c. Harp

Question 5

Which capital city do you think this piece is describing?

  1. a. Moscow
  2. b. Berlin
  3. c. London


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.