Haydn Quiz

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Haydn Quiz

Quiz from Ashby Musical Enterprises' course, History 1.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was Haydn's principal patron?
    • A. 

      Lord Nelson

    • B. 

      Prince Esterhazy

    • C. 

      Mozart

    • D. 

      Ignace Pleyel

  • 2. 
    Name the year of Haydn's birth.
  • 3. 
    What was Haydn's nationality?
  • 4. 
    Which of the following was NOT a nickname applied to Haydn?
    • A. 

      Father of the String Quartet

    • B. 

      Father Haydn

    • C. 

      Papa Haydn

  • 5. 
    Haydn used humour in his music through unexpected elements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which of the following does not represent a nickname assigned to a composition by Haydn?
    • A. 

      London

    • B. 

      The Creation

    • C. 

      The Four Seasons

    • D. 

      Fifths

  • 7. 
    What position did Haydn hold for the majority of his life?
  • 8. 
    Where did Haydn retire?
  • 9. 
    What association did Haydn have with Oxford University?
  • 10. 
    What was Haydn's death date?