Classical Music Quizzes, Trivia and Puzzles
Classical Music Quizzes, Trivia

Classical Music Trivia Quizzes

Listing Page 2 of 3
  1. Home
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. Music Quizzes
  6. »
  7. Other Music Trivia


Search for trivia quizz
Fun Trivia
The Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classic, Romantic and Modern periods all fall under the heading 'Classical.'
new Play this hour's "Trivia About Classical Music" mixed quiz game
There are 241 Classical Music quizzes and 2,410 Classical Music trivia questions in this category. Free to play!
trivia question Quick Question
In July of 1717 George I wanted a musical concert on the River Thames,in England. Who was the musician who composed the very-famous 'Water Music' for this concert?




Sub-Categories With More Classical Music Quizzes:
31.
match quiz  Classical Soundtracks cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Nov 03 16

What would a movie be without music? Here are ten movies in which the music of a classical composer is used prominently. Match the composer to the movie and have fun.
Average
JanIQ gold member
Nov 03 16
453 plays
32.
trivia quiz  Symphonies and their Nicknames cool 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, stedman, Nov 16 13

Many symphonies over the years have had names attached to them: sometimes by the composer, sometimes not. Can you match the composer with the named symphony?
Average
stedman editor
1722 plays
33.
trivia quiz  Samples of Classical Music Types 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, chalcedony, Mar 26 20

This is a further exploration of musical terms that refer to pieces and types of classical music.
Average
chalcedony
Mar 26 20
123 plays
34.
trivia quiz  Music True or False 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dragonlady64, Mar 24 07

Can you tell the difference between a true or a false composer, instrument, or note value question?
Average
dragonlady64
1227 plays
35.
match quiz  Parts of a Whole 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, chicagojanet, May 10 17

Match each musical piece with the larger composition where it can be found.
Easy
chicagojanet
May 10 17
348 plays
36.
trivia quiz  Musical Flowers cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, stedman, Jul 25 13

Fans of cryptic crosswords will know that the word "flower" in a clue usually refers to a river - i.e. something that flows. So, taking a sideways look at Jazmee27's Author Challenge, here's a quiz about rivers in classical music.
Easy
stedman editor
753 plays
37.
trivia quiz  Animals in Classical Music 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Dec 12 10

Several classical composers have named one or more of their works after an animal. Here are some questions about these classical compositions.
Average
JanIQ gold member
804 plays
38.
trivia quiz  Classical Nicknames 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, fdgla, Oct 06 09

I give you the names of the pieces and their composers, you supply the work's nickname.
Average
fdgla
1380 plays
39.
trivia quiz  Classical Music Innovations 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, enchkevi, Jun 18 20

Test your knowledge on innovations in the Classical genre.
Tough
enchkevi
Jun 18 20
1470 plays
40.
trivia quiz  Popular Classics 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, flem-ish, Oct 05 18

It need not be "pop music" to be popular. Some classic works and especially fragments of classic works had conquered the world long before there were any charts. Check your knowledge.
Average
flem-ish
Oct 05 18
1383 plays
41.
trivia quiz  The Renaissance Madrigal Editor choice cool 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, jouen58, Jan 02 19

The madrigal was one of the most diverse forms in Renaissance music, employing a wide range of emotions and musical effects. This quiz covers madrigals from all over Europe. Good Luck!
Tough
jouen58
Jan 02 19
1185 plays
42.
trivia quiz  Peter and the Wolf 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, musicteacher, Feb 21 21

Our local chamber orchestra is performing this piece, and here is some of the information I've learned about it. Enjoy!
Average
musicteacher
Feb 21 21
1254 plays
43.
trivia quiz  A Night on Classical Mountain 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Will2510, Oct 14 18

Sit back, relax and try your classical music knowledge with this fun quiz.
Average
Will2510
Oct 14 18
192 plays
44.
trivia quiz  Classical Connections 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, anselm, Aug 25 18

See if you can pick the connection between each piece of classical music and...well, just about anything else.
Difficult
anselm
Aug 25 18
1152 plays
45.
trivia quiz  The Names of Sonatas and Symphonies II (Haydn) 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, mathbear, Apr 10 20

This is the sequel to my first quiz: The Names of Sonatas and Symphonies (Beethoven). This quiz is all about the names of sonatas and symphonies composed by Franz Joseph Haydn.
Tough
mathbear
Apr 10 20
93 plays
46.
trivia quiz  Music Generally Speaking 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, BillMcC, Jul 06 09

There are many specialist musical quizzes online. This one isn't about any one area and covers a varied range within the subject matter, avoiding the usual band/pop entries.
Tough
BillMcC
705 plays
47.
trivia quiz  Who Wrote...? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pronkh, Jul 09 14

If you know much about classical music, you shouldn't have any problems with this quiz. I will give you a piece of classical music and a choice of several composers. This is my first quiz, so have fun!
Average
pronkh
705 plays
48.
trivia quiz  Very Tough Classical Music 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, svr4m, Jan 20 15

Not really music itself, but instruments, composers and some other trivial stuff in this grabbag of questions.
Tough
svr4m
Jan 20 15
1206 plays
49.
trivia quiz  Classics From the Crypt cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jouen58, Nov 01 04

With Halloween nearly upon us, I thought I'd do a quiz on some works from the classical repertoire which have a touch (or more) of the macabre or sinister about them. Proceed at your own risk...
Average
jouen58
897 plays
50.
trivia quiz  Bells and Whistles 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stedman, Nov 08 12

Classical orchestras can be more interesting than you'd think - sometimes you find the most unlikely instruments alongside the violins and clarinets.
Average
stedman editor
438 plays
51.
trivia quiz  Music History for Classical Fanatics 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Bartok1, Apr 07 07

Here is a quiz about the history of music for all of you nutty music wizards out there! Questions will jump from the 20th century to as far back as the 18th century.
Average
Bartok1
738 plays
52.
trivia quiz  Musical Medley 5 questions
Tough, 5 Qns, fringe, Aug 14 02

A short collection of classical music trivia, all rather silly stuff and all multiple choice.
Tough
fringe gold member
939 plays
53.
trivia quiz  Music Definitions 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, littlp, Jun 19 20

I'll give you some definitions and you provide the correct word or words. Good luck!
Tough
littlp
Jun 19 20
954 plays
54.
match quiz  Requiem cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, davejacobs, May 30 19

You can't get closer to Christian music than Requiem Masses, which are among the most stirring of musical compositions. Requiems have been created by several well known classical composers, and some lesser known. Can you identify them from the clues?
Average
davejacobs
May 30 19
138 plays
55.
trivia quiz  Crank it Up a Notch cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, eyhung, Feb 04 15

Classical music is often seen as gentle and mellow, but there are many pieces that, when played during quiet hours at full volume, will lead to the neighbors calling the cops on you. See how much you know about these pieces that crank it up a notch!
Average
eyhung gold member
Feb 04 15
297 plays
56.
trivia quiz  Classically Yours 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, cdauphinais, Nov 04 12

Every artistic genius, brilliant as one may be, needs inspiration. Think you know the secret behind the great classics?
Average
cdauphinais
456 plays
57.
trivia quiz  The Orchestra 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, cliveh, Sep 19 08

We have all seen large-scale orchestras performing magnificent pieces of music, both old and new. How did the modern orchestra come into being and how is it made up? This quiz is designed to give some insight into its history.
Difficult
cliveh
570 plays
58.
trivia quiz  Piano and Pianists 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, Arrau2000, Jun 28 18

This quiz is for the musical elite, those who can identify obscure names and performances quickly, and from memory. Up to the challenge? Go ahead and try!
Difficult
Arrau2000
Jun 28 18
939 plays
59.
trivia quiz  Interesting Piano Trivia 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Aitrus33, May 22 07

Try this quiz on some interesting info on pieces and performers.
Difficult
Aitrus33
948 plays
60.
trivia quiz  Grand Opera, People and Places 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, tom_1, Jun 30 17

This is my first quiz. Grand opera, and music from what is frequently referred to as its "Golden Age" fascinate me. The singers, the stories, the houses-- They all have a story, a "mystique"; they are legendary I hope you enjoy it.
Average
tom_1 gold member
Jun 30 17
456 plays
Page 1 - Page 2 - Page 3
This is category 1583
Last Updated Aug 29 2021 6:51 AM
cool = highest rated quizzes new quizzes = added recently fun quizzes = has extra info for each qn
editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

Teachers / educators: FunTrivia welcomes the use of our website and quizzes in the classroom as a teaching aid or for preparing and testing students. See our education page. Our quizzes are printable and may be used as question sheets by k-12 teachers, parents, and home schoolers.

 ·  All questions, answers, and quiz content on this website is copyright FunTrivia 2021.