Musical Instrument Quizzes & Trivia

“It’s easy to play any musical instrument. All you have to do is touch the right key at the right time and the instrument will play itself.” easy said for one of the most famous composers that ever lived, Johann Sebastian Bach. But for most of us, it comes difficult to even distinguish the difference between a cello and a Contrabass.

Nevertheless, if you think you are one of the chosen few, you should try answering questions like “What is the number of fifes in the painting The Spirit of ’76?”, “What instrument did Lionel Hampton play?”, “What is the name of blues singer B.B. King’s guitar?” and “What composer is mainly known for his very hard violin caprices?”. Take theses quizzes and if you are a real master the answers are going to sing the sweet song of victory.

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Do you want to learn how to play a musical instrument? If so, then this quiz will definitely help you figure out which instrument you should play!

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 13793   |  Last updated: Nov 22, 2016
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    Which high school clique would you lead?

Choose the correct major or minor key signature.  You must score 90% to pass. The quiz is timed at 4 minutes.  All 15 major and minor scales are covered.  Good luck.

Questions: 22  |  Attempts: 5069   |  Last updated: Jul 12, 2018

This quiz tells you what instrument you are. Wether it be a trombone, flute, trumpet, or some other instrument. You would be surprised how close your personality fits to your instrument. If you don't play one, then that just...

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 1555   |  Last updated: Aug 23, 2017
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    When hanging with you friends, you

Do you think you are Flute Player or Percussion based on how you are...? Let's find Out! 

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 954   |  Last updated: May 8, 2015
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    How Important Is Music To You?

Fill your name here.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 139   |  Last updated: Jul 3, 2015
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    What is the name of this instrument?

Musical Instrument Questions & Answers


What is the difference between neck and bridge pickups?
Pickup is a word that is utilized referring to stringed musical instruments where their vibrations are picked up by transducers that are placed in their bridge or neck. The purpose of the transductor is to pick up frequencies from the stringed instru
What do you call a musical instrument that is most closely associated with the Renaissance? A. Recorder 2. Saxophone 3. Piano 4. Electric guitarThis question is part...
The piano was not invented until approximately 1700, more than a hundred years after the end of the renaissance. The Lute, and various stringed instruments are closely associated with renaissance music, not of course the piano, which did not exist in
Is guitar the only instrument used for acoustic music?
No! No! No! This is a very bland misconception. The reason most acoustic music is considered to be guitar-oriented is that the guitar is a very popular instrument and one of the few that sounds excellent on its own. Acoustic music implies music made
Which type of musical instrument is used by flamenco dancers?
The answer is letter A. The type of musical instrument used by flamenco dancers is castanets. These are percussion instruments used in different music such as: Italian, Moorish, Spanish, Swiss and Portuguese music. They are a hand percussion instrume
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