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Musician Trivia
100

What is the biggest instrument in the brass family?

Tuba

100


Quarter Note

100

Xylophone come from which instrument family?

Percussion

100

What is it called when we organize music into parts?

FORM

100

Which classical composer was deaf?

Beethoven

200

What instrument family does the piano belong in?

Percussion

200

What is this called?

Eighth rest (1/2 of a beat rest)

200

You play xylophones with.....

Mallets

200

What is the highness or lowness of a musical sound called?

Pitch

200

Who was the very first American Idol winner?

Kelly Clarckson

300

Squidward plays this woodwind instrument. 

Clarinet

300

What does this symbol mean?  


Fermata 

(This symbol means to hold the note until the conductor instructs you to stop. It means look at your conductor!)

300

What is the real name of the biggest xylophone?  

Bass xylophone.   (but Mr. Arthur sometimes calls it "Big Mama"

300

The texture, quality or "sound of the sound" is called the ___________ color. 

TONE color. 

300

Which member of the Avengers had a brief stint as a pop star?

Brie Larson (Captain Marvel)

400

The long, guitar-like instrument from India is called a ______. 

Sitar

400

This is called the _______. 


Treble Clef 

(for high notes)

400

What is the xylophone instrument called with metal notes instead of wooden ones?

Vibraphone

400

A "double stop" is when you play two notes __________. 

Together (at the same time).

400

Which pop star broke all records for concert sales with her "Eras Tour" in 2023? 

Taylor Swift

500

What instrument doesn't belong to Brass, Percussion, Strings OR Woodwinds?

The VOICE!

500

What is this symbol called?


Repeat Sign

(Play the music again!)

500

What is the medium xylophone called?  Not soprano, not bass, but ___________. 

Alto Xylophone

500
A short repeating rhythm is called an ____________. 

OSTINATO

500

Which Super Bowl Halftime Show performer was upstaged by a dancing shark?

Katy Perry

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