Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Johann Sebastian Bach?

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Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Johann Sebastian Bach?

How Well Do You Know About Johann Sebastian Bach? He was a music composer who mostly made music for the church, and one of his famous sayings was that the aim and end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul. What more do you know about his accomplishments? Take up this test and find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What kind of music was Bach interested in?
    • A. 

      Church music

    • B. 

      Rock music

    • C. 

      Country music

    • D. 

      Rap music

  • 2. 
    A rest should tell us how long to hold silence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Put a check next to the items that are "clefs" (hint: there are two)
    • A. 

      Treble

    • B. 

      Bass

    • C. 

      Quarter

    • D. 

      Whole

  • 4. 
    What tells us these two things:1. What the pitch is2. How long to hold it.
    • A. 

      Notes

    • B. 

      Rests

    • C. 

      Clef

    • D. 

      Quarter Rest

  • 5. 
    We write music on a clef.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Rests tell us to be silent for a specific amount of time. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Bach had _________ children.
  • 8. 
    Where was Bach born?
    • A. 

      Arkansas

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 9. 
    Notes tell us what ____________ to sing/play and how ________ to sing/play them. 
  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a note. 
    • A. 

      Quarter

    • B. 

      Nickel

    • C. 

      Eighth

    • D. 

      Whole

  • 11. 
    Bach walked 199 miles to hear his favorite musician.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Check all of the instruments that Bach could play.
    • A. 

      Piano

    • B. 

      Guitar

    • C. 

      Trumpet

    • D. 

      Violin

    • E. 

      Harpsichord

    • F. 

      Drums