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  Quotations By And About Composers No. 1 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Some quotes from and about classical composers. See if you know who said what!
Tough, 10 Qns, winkle52, Jun 20 20
Tough
winkle52
Jun 20 20
383 plays
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  Whos that Composer Who's that Composer? best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
In this Photo Quiz, can you identify these composers from their portraits? I've given you a few other clues as well!
Easier, 10 Qns, stedman, Oct 22 12
Easier
stedman editor
3451 plays
3.
  Can You Handel the Music? editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I find that the right piece of music makes things go better. Which composers helped me get through this day? The quiz title should be the only clue you need.
Easier, 10 Qns, psnz, Apr 02 21
Easier
psnz gold member
Apr 02 21
1227 plays
4.
  Dont Play This Quiz Don't Play This Quiz... great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
...Unless you know how to read sheet music. I've copied a few bars of sheet music of ten different highlights of baroque and classical music. What do you know about these musical highlights? Take your instrument and play, or hum - it might inspire.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Oct 11 22
Average
JanIQ gold member
Oct 11 22
100 plays
5.
Musical pedagogues love to teach the Three B's of Classical Music, but I say, let there be ten! Match up these brilliant and influential composers of artistic music from the 17th to the 20th centuries. Good luck and good music!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, gracious1, Jan 20 22
Very Easy
gracious1 gold member
Jan 20 22
206 plays
6.
  The Dirt on Famous Composers editor best quiz best quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
So you know your composers? You've memorized birth and death dates, you know every piece of music there is, you think you're pretty hot. But do you know anything REALLY interesting about them? Only attempt if you know something about music history.
Average, 15 Qns, Garbanzo, May 15 20
Average
Garbanzo
May 15 20
7244 plays
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  Empedocles Goes Classic - Water editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The third element of which the Greek philosopher Empedocles thought is water. Here are some questions on classical music related to water. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Mar 13 14
Average
JanIQ gold member
1578 plays
8.
  Adept, Not Inept best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
"Was that a mistake?" you wonder, sitting in the concert hall. "Could this great composer have written such a bad composition?" Of course not; it was adept, not inept, and intentionally bad music is a classical tradition! Here are ten questions about it.
Easier, 10 Qns, adams627, Jul 19 12
Easier
adams627
544 plays
9.
  Making Music in Vienna top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
All of these musicians spent a significant part of their creative life working in Vienna. Match each of these composers to one of their well-known works.
Easier, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, May 27 19
Easier
looney_tunes editor
May 27 19
294 plays
10.
  Famous Composers popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 2 mins
If you like Classical music, and you've listened to a lot of the major works of the famous composers, you should do quite well on this quiz.
Easier, 15 Qns, buguru, Oct 16 09
Easier
buguru
4881 plays
trivia question Quick Question
The first musical version of William Shakespeare's play "A Midsummer Night's Dream" was composed by who?

From Quiz "Composers and their Compositions"




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  Classical Music: Name the Composer 1 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I will give some brief information about a classical composer, and you select from the list of choices.
Easier, 10 Qns, rwillia1, Apr 16 08
Easier
rwillia1
2597 plays
12.
  Various Vacancies: Violin Virtuosi editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I'd like to hear the following fragments. André Rieu, you're welcome to apply for any of these vacancies - please call me at home.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Jan 11 12
Average
JanIQ gold member
1402 plays
13.
  The Dilettante's Guide to Classical Music best quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
Here are fifteen questions about classical music, with an accent on opera. Have fun.
Average, 15 Qns, JanIQ, Jun 08 14
Average
JanIQ gold member
565 plays
14.
  'Twas Once Said great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about famous composers and the quotes attributed to them. Can you tell which composer made which quote?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, kino76, Sep 28 18
Very Easy
kino76 gold member
Sep 28 18
373 plays
15.
  Hear, Again? top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In modern times, the creation of cover versions of songs has become quite the rave, but classical composers were also quite adept at quoting themes and entire works to build upon. Let's hear some favorites - again!
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Mar 18 10
Average
WesleyCrusher editor
886 plays
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  Composers' First Names - 10 questions - 3 mins
Composers are usually known by their surnames, but of course they all have first names too. How many of these names can you match correctly?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Serenesh, Jun 19 20
Very Easy
Serenesh gold member
Jun 19 20
439 plays
17.
My pet cats love harp music. So do I. Anneleen Lenaerts, I'd like you to come and record the following arias.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Aug 05 19
Average
JanIQ gold member
Aug 05 19
283 plays
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  I've Got An Ear For These Things best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about ten composers who, through a good ear, have written pieces of music that really have stood the test of time. Enjoy!
Easier, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Dec 02 09
Easier
jonnowales
1171 plays
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  The Man Behind the Music. top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
You know their names, but what do you know about the real man behind the music.... I'll give you some clues, you choose the right man.. easy!
Average, 10 Qns, fringe, Sep 21 07
Average
fringe gold member
3222 plays
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  Music, Maestro! best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are some interesting everyday facts about some of the greatest composers of classical music who have ever lived.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Oct 16 09
Average
Creedy gold member
1473 plays
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  Empedocles Goes Classic - Earth best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
The fourth element according to the Greek philosopher Empedocles (after fire, air and water) is earth. Here are some down-to-earth questions on classical music related to earth or to what I'd call dry geography. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Apr 05 11
Average
JanIQ gold member
309 plays
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  Classical Composers - Odd One Out top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
One of the composers listed for each question does not belong. Your job will be to select the odd one out based on the clue given in the question. Good luck and have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, celicadriver, Oct 18 08
Average
celicadriver
1644 plays
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  Composers and their Compositions - 10 questions - 2 mins
This is a quiz honouring some of the great composers and their compositions from the Baroque period to the Romantic era.
Easier, 10 Qns, zambesi, Oct 16 18
Easier
zambesi
Oct 16 18
438 plays
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  Notes From a Small Island best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about some classical composers from Britain and/or compositions with a British connection. This is aimed more at the 'Last Night of the Proms' audience than the 'First Night' so shouldn't be too heavy going.
Average, 10 Qns, rossian, May 29 11
Average
rossian editor
447 plays
25.
  The Fifth Symphony best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Many composers have written a 5th symphony that has enjoyed much popularity over the years. Okay, now you know the titles; try to guess the correct composer from the clues given. Some clues may be more obvious than others, but I hope you have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, marchlover, Oct 17 18
Average
marchlover
Oct 17 18
477 plays
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  Another Musical Alphabet great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 5 mins
This is my second musical alphabet. Unlike the first one, which related to musical terms and instruments, the subject this time is composers.
Average, 20 Qns, ertrum, Sep 11 08
Average
ertrum gold member
1716 plays
27.
  The Russian Music School popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
From the nationalist music of "The Five" to the innovative compositions of Stravinsky and Prokofiev, the Russian Music School has given us some of the finest classical works.
Easier, 10 Qns, Mr5, Sep 11 08
Easier
Mr5
588 plays
28.
  Empedocles Goes Classic - Fire top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Greek philosopher Empedocles theorized on four elements: fire, air, water and earth. Here are questions on classical music that somehow are related to fire. Have fun with these sometimes far-fetched questions.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Mar 03 11
Average
JanIQ gold member
297 plays
29.
  More Classical Composers great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
More of the familiar classical pieces from movies, TV and radio--but do you know the composer?
Easier, 10 Qns, Duchess716, Aug 04 10
Easier
Duchess716 gold member
805 plays
30.
  Empedocles Goes Classic - Air great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Empedocles' second element is the air, with everything above the Earth's surface: sky, heaven, celestial bodies, flying animals,... Here are questions on classical music related somehow to these subjects. Have fun.
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Mar 03 11
Average
JanIQ gold member
324 plays
31.
  Composers Of Classical Music popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Yes, some facts, and some gossip! Enjoy it! Anyway, I will try to make it make it easy, but don't blame me, if it is not quite that.....
Tough, 10 Qns, Oblomov, Sep 04 09
Tough
Oblomov
2368 plays
32.
  Panis Angelicus - 10 questions - 3 mins
The song "Panis Angelicus" has inspired me for a quiz on food and drink in classical music. Enjoy your party.
Easier, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Oct 11 15
Easier
JanIQ gold member
318 plays
33.
  10 Question Classical Composers Quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
These are some of the most popular classical pieces from around the world. You know the piece--do you know who composed it?
Easier, 10 Qns, Duchess716, Oct 16 21
Easier
Duchess716 gold member
Oct 16 21
883 plays
34.
  A Symphony by any other name - 10 questions - 4 mins
Certain symphonies by classical composers have acquired "nicknames" as well as their formal catalogue designations. Match the nickname of each symphony to its composer.
Average, 10 Qns, Ampelos, Jan 04 18
Average
Ampelos gold member
Jan 04 18
186 plays
35.
  Nasty Quotes About Composers - 10 questions - 3 mins
Composers have never had an easy life. When not starving, they are faced with scorn and ridicule, even by other composers. Here are some questions based upon some specific criticisms even the greatest of composers had to face.
Easier, 10 Qns, fdgla, Dec 15 10
Easier
fdgla
1401 plays
36.
  Ten Yorkshire Composers great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The English county of Yorkshire has nurtured many distinguished people, including a number of musical composers in the classical tradition. How many of them can you identify?
Average, 10 Qns, stedman, Jun 29 11
Average
stedman editor
707 plays
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  Twentieth Century Composers popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
A fairly difficult quiz on 20th century classical composers, most of whom are not household names. In this quiz you will match the composer to their compositions. Good luck!
Average, 15 Qns, Akhnaten, Jun 19 20
Average
Akhnaten
Jun 19 20
2509 plays
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  Well Known Classical Composers - 10 questions - 4 mins
This should be an easy quiz to identify well-known classical composers.
Average, 10 Qns, orlandodaddy, Oct 16 19
Average
orlandodaddy
Oct 16 19
1865 plays
39.
  Classical Gaffes top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In this quiz, each question contains a factual error; you need to find the mistake. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, mrgrouchy, Feb 15 17
Average
mrgrouchy
Feb 15 17
771 plays
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  Premier Performances popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Every piece of music that we know and love had a first-ever performance, but the initial reception wasn't always as favourable as we might expect.
Easier, 10 Qns, Radain, Aug 13 17
Easier
Radain
Aug 13 17
279 plays
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  The "D" Composers - 15 questions - 4 mins
Do you smell something foul in this quiz? Given a date of death (DOD) and at least one major work, just sniff out the appropriate composer whose surname begins with a D!
Average, 15 Qns, triviasoprano, Feb 14 07
Average
triviasoprano
729 plays
42.
  10 Classical composers Questions - 10 questions - 3 mins
This multiple choice quiz will test your knowledge of classical composers.
Average, 10 Qns, nutter2002, Dec 10 20
Average
nutter2002
Dec 10 20
3150 plays
43.
  Classical Music Brainbuster popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Being a composer, I like to think I know a bit about music. Do you?
Tough, 15 Qns, Mr.Music, May 18 17
Tough
Mr.Music
May 18 17
2982 plays
44.
  Classical Music: Name the Composer 2 - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a continuation of my first quiz. I will give a brief description, and you choose the correct composer. Good Luck.
Easier, 10 Qns, rwillia1, Aug 09 16
Easier
rwillia1
Aug 09 16
1385 plays
45.
  Composers of Color - 10 questions - 6 mins
The many contributions of men and women of color to the world of serious music is an all too well-kept secret. Hopefully, this quiz will redress the balance a bit. Good Luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, jouen58, Aug 23 21
Tough
jouen58
Aug 23 21
312 plays
46.
  Which Composer? - 10 questions - 3 mins
In this quiz I will give you a few sentences describing a composer. It is your job to pick which one best fits the description.
Easier, 10 Qns, T4325, Jun 20 20
Easier
T4325
Jun 20 20
848 plays
47.
  Slavic Soul great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
For the 2014-15 season, my hometown Philharmonic has programmed a tribute to Slavic composers and symphonies with a Slavic theme. Each concert has a title that reflects the identity of the piece or the composer.
Average, 10 Qns, tiye, Dec 03 14
Average
tiye gold member
153 plays
48.
  A Composer By Any Other Name - 10 questions - 7 mins
These composers' names have been translated into their English equivalent in a sentence; all you have to do is provide a surname. (The answer to "Arnold was born atop a beautiful Austrian mountain" would be Schoenberg.) Spelling counts!
Tough, 10 Qns, Triviasoprano, Feb 14 07
Tough
Triviasoprano
430 plays
49.
  Birthplaces of Composers - 10 questions - 3 mins
In what country were the following composers born?
Average, 10 Qns, Nick307, Jun 07 22
Average
Nick307
Jun 07 22
546 plays
50.
  Composer First Names - 15 questions - 6 mins
Fifteen composers from fifteen countries. What are their first names? Enjoy!
Tough, 15 Qns, MarcelMule, Feb 28 09
Tough
MarcelMule
717 plays
51.
Musical connect-the-dots! Link the composer with the stated work. Fun and enjoyable! For ages 6 days and above.
Average, 15 Qns, antwell, Feb 04 15
Average
antwell
406 plays
52.
  Ninth Symphonies popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The 'Curse of the Ninth' left some composers wary of killing themselves off with a ninth symphony, but many did manage to survive regardless. This quiz is devoted to questions about various composers of 'Ninths'.
Average, 10 Qns, MarcelMule, Oct 18 08
Average
MarcelMule
591 plays
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  The Name Says It All...Or Does It? - 10 questions - 4 mins
We all know that Gioacchino Rossini was an Italian composer. But sometimes, a composer's name gives you no clue about his/her origin. How well can you match these composers' names with their country of birth?
Tough, 10 Qns, triviasoprano, Feb 14 07
Tough
triviasoprano
1098 plays
54.
  Boom Bang-A-Bang - 10 questions - 4 mins
It was a dark and stormy night, but the concert hall was full. In homage to the elements, the orchestra decided to play music that reflected the conditions outside.
Average, 10 Qns, StarStruck60, Jul 11 10
Average
StarStruck60
558 plays
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  Classical Composers' Bizarre Deaths great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Bizarre but true deaths of the great composers.
Average, 10 Qns, Frideswide, Jan 20 15
Average
Frideswide
1990 plays
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  10 Question Composers And Their Music Quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
I'll name the musical piece, you name the composer...fairly simple...Have Fun!
Average, 10 Qns, JCSon, Mar 08 11
Average
JCSon gold member
3613 plays
57.
  More Composers Behaving Badly popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Some comical, often anecdotal, moments from great composers' lives. Such stories help make these often mythic giants seem more ordinary and human. See if you can spot their more human side too!
Difficult, 10 Qns, ingilby, Mar 12 15
Difficult
ingilby
1692 plays
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  Classical Composer Anecdotes - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some anecdotes about classical composers.
Average, 10 Qns, kendar, Nov 30 13
Average
kendar
1978 plays
59.
  Matve's Music Quiz No. 2 - 10 questions - 3 mins
In the second of my fiendish quizzes, I give you names of pieces of 20th-century music, and you must select the correct composer.
Average, 10 Qns, Matve, Feb 14 07
Average
Matve
564 plays
60.
  Romantic Composers and Their Works - 15 questions - 5 mins
Some miscellaneous questions on Romantic composers and their works.
Tough, 15 Qns, SuperRo, Feb 14 07
Tough
SuperRo
1054 plays
61.
  Classical History Mix - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here's a quiz to test your knowledge of the history of great composers.
Average, 10 Qns, wwtbam1, Aug 13 13
Average
wwtbam1
369 plays
62.
  Music Maestro Please - 10 questions - 3 mins
Welcome to a programme with, I hope, something for everyone who shares my passion for music. Warning: In-depth knowledge required.
Average, 10 Qns, fiachra, Feb 14 07
Average
fiachra
753 plays
63.
  Composers - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about classical composers.
Average, 10 Qns, SirMusic98, Nov 14 15
Average
SirMusic98
402 plays
64.
  Lesser-Known Classical Composers popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Everyone knows Bach, Beethoven and Brahms, etc. How well do you know the much lesser-known composers?
Tough, 10 Qns, orlandodaddy, Jun 08 14
Tough
orlandodaddy
702 plays
65.
  Canadian Composers - 10 questions - 6 mins
Most Classical music enthusiasts pride themselves on being well-versed in the lives and works of European composers like Beethoven and Mozart. But how many are as confident in their knowledge of Canadian composers?
Tough, 10 Qns, Archania, Apr 23 17
Tough
Archania
Apr 23 17
108 plays
66.
  Birthplaces of Famous Composers - 10 questions - 3 mins
Do you think you know the birthplaces of some famous composers? Are you sure? Take this quiz and find out!
Average, 10 Qns, cool_cool149, Feb 14 07
Average
cool_cool149
732 plays
67.
  The Brahms/Wagner Battles - 10 questions - 5 mins
Brahms and Wagner were two of the most popular composers of the 19th century. But their supporters didn't get along. How much do you know about these composers and their rivalry?
Tough, 10 Qns, Arpeggionist, Sep 11 08
Tough
Arpeggionist
390 plays
68.
  Right Composer - Baroque Edition - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match the given composer to the piece they composed!
Average, 10 Qns, dash102, Aug 02 15
Average
dash102
213 plays
69.
  Matve's Music Challenge - 10 questions - 6 mins
Here is the first of Matve's fiendish classical music quizzes.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Matve, Oct 16 19
Difficult
Matve
Oct 16 19
822 plays
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  Various Composers - 10 questions - 3 mins
How much do you know about some composers in history? How about some of their pieces? And how about some of the people associated with them? Find out now.
Average, 10 Qns, TheConqueror, Feb 16 07
Average
TheConqueror
804 plays
71.
  Jewish Classical Composers in History - 10 questions - 5 mins
While the Catholic and Protestant churches were patrons to most of the great composers in history, they were not the only ones. Good luck.
Tough, 10 Qns, Arpeggionist, Feb 14 07
Tough
Arpeggionist
465 plays
72.
  About the Composers and their Works - 10 questions - 5 mins
Let's see how well you know the classics and how well you know the composers who wrote them.
Tough, 10 Qns, musicwriter, Jul 02 21
Tough
musicwriter
Jul 02 21
531 plays
73.
  Five on 'The Russian Five' - 5 questions - 3 mins
The 'Russian Five' or 'kuschka('mighty Handful') were a group of composers who would influence Russian music for years to come.
Average, 5 Qns, tjoebigham, Feb 16 11
Average
tjoebigham
1266 plays
74.
  Composers And Their Music Quiz for Experts - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about composers and their music. Some obscure composers and compositions are included!
Tough, 10 Qns, winkle52, Feb 14 07
Tough
winkle52
621 plays
75.
  Quotations By And About Composers No. 2 - 10 questions - 6 mins
Second installment of "name the person that said the quote".
Difficult, 10 Qns, winkle52, Feb 14 07
Difficult
winkle52
357 plays
76.
  Music By the Numbers Part 2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is the second installment of my Music by the Numbers series. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, mathbear, Sep 09 20
Tough
mathbear gold member
Sep 09 20
141 plays
77.
  Brain Buster II - 5 questions - 4 mins
Here's 5 more for you.
Tough, 5 Qns, Mr.Music, Feb 14 07
Tough
Mr.Music
1038 plays
78.
  Music By the Numbers - 10 questions - 5 mins
Music has lots of numbers in it. This is a quiz where all the answers are numbers and the questions are about classical music.
Tough, 10 Qns, mathbear, Jun 26 20
Tough
mathbear gold member
Jun 26 20
123 plays
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