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#1. The 4 properties of a single note are
duration, pitch, tempo and measure
staff, dynamics, articulation and Time Signature
dynamics, Key Signature, dissonance and consonance
duration, pitch, dynamics and articulation
#2. What is a chord progression?
a sequence of chords that are usually harmonically related
a chord with an added note
a chromatic scale
a chord that goes through all inversions
#3. What is a chromatic scale?
a regular a-minor scale
a regular C-major scale
a scale that progresses in half tone steps
a scale that goes up and down in pitch
#4. Which of the scales is chromatic?
#5. Which song includes a chromatic scale?
Joplin "The Entertainer"
Bach "Invention #1"
Beethoven "Moonlight Sonata"
Beethoven Für "Elise"
#6. A Valse or Waltz is usually in
2/2 time signature
4/4 time signature
3/4 time signature
5/8 time signature
#7. The Circle of Fifths
illustrates how many sharps or flats are in a Key Signature
is a pentatonic scale
is a chord with 5 notes
is a scale of five notes
#8. The Circle of Fifths
shows 4ths clockwise and 5ths counter-clockwise
has 14 positions
has 8 positions
shows 5ths clockwise and 4ths counter-clockwise
#9. The stars are
notes of a regular beat
#10. A Symphony is a
an instrumental composition written for an orchestra
a marching band composition
a cantata for orchestra and choir
a sonata for a solo-instrument
#11. A Sonata is a composition
that is always written in G-major or e-minor
for one or two instruments, typically in three or four movements
that has only one part
This song's title is "Claire de la Lune"
The name of this song is "Au champs Elysee" from Joe Dassin
This song is from the classical period
This song is from a movie theme
This is an excerpt from Haendel's Messiah
This is an excerpt from Mozart's 4th Symphony
This is an excerpt from Beethoven's 9th Symphony
This is an excerpt from Bach's B-minor Mass
#14. Who invented the Hammer Piano?
Ignaz Bosendorfer (Austria)
Johannes Brahms (Germany)
Bartolomeo Cristofori (Italy)
Engelhard Steinway (German Immigrant)
#15. Notation in triple-staff (3 staffs)
is used to play the Gran Piano
is used to play the Church Organ
is used to play the the Guitar
is used to play the Wood Xylophone
#16. What is a leading-tone in C-Major?
G the fifth from C
A the sixth from C
F the forth from C
B it resolves to the C (tonic)
#17. A Minor Scale
has 7 equal intervals
has 3 variations: Natural minor, Harmonic minor and Melodic Minor
has two variations: Harmonic and Melodic
has only one variation like a major scale
#18. A major Scale has 2 half steps
from 3-4 and 7-8
from 3-4 and 6-7
from 2-3 and 5-6
from 5-6 and 7-8
#19. What does 8va mean?
notes should be played fortissimo
notes should be performed two octaves higher than written
notes should be performed one octave higher than written
notes should be played in octaves
#20. What does “Da Capo” mean?
to go back to the beginning but play faster
to go back to the beginning of the composition
to go back to the end of the composition
to go back to the beginning but play slower
#21. “Lady Madonna” is a song written by
the Rolling Stones
Madonna Louise Ciccone
the ABBA band
#22. Ragtime music
The "Entertainer" is the only Ragtime composition that has no syncopations
Ragtime was introduced in 1850
is an early form of Jazz with syncopated rhythms
Scott Joplin was the only Ragtime composer
#23. When two people play the piano together
they are a TRIO
then one plays the black keys the other one the white keys
they are playing a DUET
they are not allowed to cross their hands
#24. Ritardando means
get gradually louder
get gradually slower
get gradually softer
het gradually faster
#25. Who composed “Madame Butterfly”