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Chopin: His Life & Works

These are some questions concerning the composer Frédéric Chopin and his music.


 

Quiz ID:#28145
Fun:*** (2.39)
Difficulty:** (1.85)
Category:Music > Classical
Created By:john1701Agb**

 

 

 



#1   In which year was Frédéric Chopin born?






#2   In which country was Chopin born?






#3   Which of the following nicknames has often been applied to Chopin?






#4   Chopin never composed any symphonies.




#5   Which composer referred to Chopin's 24 Preludes (Op. 28) as "sketches, beginnings of etudes, or, so to speak, ruins, individual eagle pinions, all disorder and wild confusions"?






#6   How many piano concertos did Chopin compose?

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#7   The Russian composer Alexander Glazunov orchestrated a number of Chopin's piano pieces for a ballet by Michel Fokine. What was the name of the ballet?






#8   In which year did Chopin die?






#9   Chopin requested that which piece of music be performed at his funeral?






#10   During 2010, Chopin's Nocturne in E flat major (Op. 9 No. 2) was used on television to advertise which brand in the UK?






 

 


   



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