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100

At what age did Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart compose his first symphony, showcasing his prodigious talent?

The age of 8. 

100

Which song by The Beatles holds the record for the most covered song in history, with over 2,200 recorded versions?

"Yesterday."

100

In which Andrew Lloyd Webber musical depicts the rise of the iconic Argentine First Lady from poverty to political prominence?

"Evita."

100

I see trees of green
Red roses too
I see them bloom
For me and you _________

And I think to myself
What a wonderful world

100

 In which musical genre would you typically find a banjo as a prominent instrument?

Bluegrass.

200

What was the popular keyboard instrument in the Baroque era, preceding the piano, that plucked strings with quills?

Harpsichord.

200

Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" is one of the longest songs to reach the top of the charts. How long is its runtime?

Over six minutes.

200

What acclaimed American composer and lyricist, often hailed as a master of musical theatre, created works such as "Sweeney Todd," "Into the Woods," and "Company"?

Stephen Sondheim

200

Fly me to the moon
Let me play among the stars __________

Let me see what spring is like on
A-Jupiter and Mars

In other words, hold my hand
In other words, baby, kiss me

200

 In music theory, what does the term "fortissimo" indicate?

Very loud.

300

Named after Pope Gregory I, what form of plainchant played a significant role in liturgical music during the medieval period?

Gregorian chant.

300

Which rock band's 1977 hit "Hotel California" features a famous guitar solo and has become one of their signature songs?

Eagles.

300

Which musical, featuring music by Elton John, holds the title of the highest-grossing Broadway show of all time?

"The Lion King."

300

Hello darkness, my old friend
I've come to talk with you again
Because a vision softly creeping
Left its seeds while I was sleeping
And the vision that was planted in my brain
Still remains __________

Within the sound of silence

300

 What is the term for the symbol that raises the pitch of a note by a half step?

Sharp.

400

How many lieder, or German art songs, did Franz Schubert compose during his lifetime of just 31 years?

Over 600.

400

What American rock band, famous for their energetic performances and hits like "Livin' on a Prayer" and "You Give Love a Bad Name," was formed in 1983?

Bon Jovi.

400

What was the name of the form of entertainment popular in the late 19th and early 20th centuries that featured a variety of acts, including musical performances, comedy, and magic?

Vaudeville

400

Tonight, you're mine completely
You give your love so sweetly
Tonight, the light of love is in your eyes ________

But will you love me tomorrow?

400

What is the term for the horizontal lines on sheet music where musical notes are placed?

Staff
500

What string instrument from the Renaissance era is often described as enchanting and captivating?

The Lute. 


500

Which American rock band, formed in 1967, is known for their psychedelic sound and hits like "White Rabbit" and "Somebody to Love"?

Jefferson Airplane.

500

 In the early 20th century, what New York City hub for music publishers and songwriters significantly contributed to the development of popular songs used in musicals?

Tin Pan Alley

500

Winter, spring, summer or fall
All you have to do is call
And I'll be there _______

You've got a friend

500

In a major scale, what is the seventh scale degree called?

Leading tone.

600

The term "madrigal" refers to a type of secular vocal music that originated in which country during the Renaissance?

Italy


600

Which American singer and songwriter, known for her soulful voice and hits like "Piece of My Heart," was a prominent figure at Woodstock in 1969?

Janis Joplin.

600

Which political satire, winning the first Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1932, had music and lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin?

"Of Thee I Sing."

600

Stars shining bright above you
Night breezes seem to whisper "I love you" ___________

Birds singin' in the sycamore trees
Dream a little dream of me

600

Which composer's opera "The Ring Cycle" features one of the longest single pieces of music, lasting over five hours?

Richard Wagner

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