This quiz tests your knowledge of western music history, and also provides a review for the History 9 assessment of The Royal Conservatory of Music. The History 9 assessment covers the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Modern eras. Questions are asked about music terminology, the lives of certain composers, and information about a specific piece by each composer.<br /> <br />The following composers and pieces are included as part of the quiz: <br />Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, op. 8: Spring <br />Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue in B flat major BWV 866<br />Handel: Messiah, HWV 56: Part 1: Overture, There were shepherds, Glory to God, Rejoice Greatly & Part 2: Hallelujah! (Coming Soon)<br />Haydn: String Quartet, op. 76, no. 3 ("Emperor"): Second movement (Coming Soon)<br />Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K 525 (Coming Soon)<br />Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, op. 67 (Coming Soon)<br />Schubert: Erikonig, op. 1, D 328 (Coming Soon)<br />Chopin: Polonaise in A flat major, op. 53 (Coming Soon)<br />Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique: fifth movement "Songe d'une nuit du sabbat" (Coming Soon)<br />Bizet: Carmen: Act 1: "Quand je vous amerai?","L'amour est in oiseau rebelle", and Act 2: "Votre toast, je peux vous le render" <br />Debussy: Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune (Coming Soon)<br />Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring: Part 1: Adoration of the Earth: Introduction, Dance of the Youths and Maidens, Game of Abduction (Coming Soon)<br />Bernstein: West Side Story: Maria, America (Coming Soon)<br />Louie: Music for Piano: Changes (Coming Soon)<br />Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine (Coming Soon)<br /><br />The skill does not include any audio excerpts and is not trying to sell you something. Free means free. <br /><br />The skill is not produced by or authorized by The Royal Conservatory of Music. The skill is not a replacement for studying the text. For more information about the theory and history assessments of The Royal Conservatory of Music, go to www.celebratetheory.com. The source of the material in this quiz is from The Royal Conservatory's Celebrate Theory: History Level 9.
February 22nd 2017