Classical Music Quizzes & Trivia

The stage is set for you. The concert is set to begin. You will have to entertain some of the most highly regarded individuals in society during this performance. Our classical music trivia is filled with some difficult questions about one of the most notable periods in musical history. From Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” to Paganini’s “Caprice No. 24 in A minor”, no song, artist or aspect of classical music is excluded.

Who was the composer of the score for “The Nutcracker”? What was the name of the legendary artist that by the end of his lifetime was completely deaf? What artist is known for having composed “La Traviata”? Focus on this one and history will remember you as one of the experts in classical music.

This is a quiz about what you have just heard. It is about Beethoven, Mozart and the classical period.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 123   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    When was the Classical Period?

This quiz is meant to test your knowledge on some of the classic composers we have been studying in class.  The research assignments you have completed should assist you in a successful completion of this quiz.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 70   |  Last updated: May 24, 2017
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    Who was known as "Satchmo"?

Music in the 20th century underwent great change when compare to the past times. The composers came out with different sounds that would define them. This is the century that gave us jazz music. Test what else you can...

Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 45   |  Last updated: Jul 11, 2018
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    20th century classical music was a lot about "breaking up"



Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 10   |  Last updated: Sep 8, 2015
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    Which musical time period occured before 400 A.D.?



Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 10   |  Last updated: Sep 8, 2015
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    Which musical period occured between 1750 and 1820 A.D.?




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