Bizet Quiz

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 39

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Bizet Quiz

From the History 1 course from Ashby Musical Enterprises.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was Bizet's nationality?
    • A. 

      English

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      German

    • D. 

      Italian

  • 2. 
    Name the year of Bizet's birth.
  • 3. 
    Bizet won the Prix de Rome just like Berlioz.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Bizet married the daughter of . . .
    • A. 

      Charles Gounod

    • B. 

      Leon Carvalho

    • C. 

      Ernest Guiraud

    • D. 

      Jacques Halevy

  • 5. 
    Bizet was a brilliant pianist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What happened to Bizet's son, Jacques?
    • A. 

      He took piano lessons from Guiraud.

    • B. 

      He committed suicide.

    • C. 

      He won the Prix de Rome.

    • D. 

      He moved to Spain to research Carmen.

  • 7. 
    Bizet retired in Paris living off the proceeds of his opera, Carmen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Besides Carmen, name one other work by Bizet.
  • 9. 
    Name the year of Bizet's death.
  • 10. 
    Carmen is an example of . . .
    • A. 

      Opera seria

    • B. 

      Lyric opera

    • C. 

      Opera comique

    • D. 

      Singspiel