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The Orchestra

How much do you know about the instruments and configuration of an orchestra?


Quiz ID:#26191
Fun:*** (2.63)
Difficulty:** (1.35)
Category:Music > Classical
Created By:dswilborn**




#1   Which of the following instruments is not part of the brass section of an orchestra?

#2   The principal violinist is also known as the concertmaster.

#3   When tuning, from which instrument do the other instruments get their pitch?

#4   In a typical symphonic orchestra, the woodwinds are seated in front of the strings.

#5   What instrument is situated between the violin and the cello sections?

#6   Which of these instruments is rarely found in a symphony orchestra?

#7   The bassoon was first incorporated into the orchestra by Mozart.

#8   Percussion instruments are usually placed at the rear of the orchestra.

#9   Which of the following instruments is usually played standing?

#10   Which of the following is a true statement about a chamber orchestra?





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