Classical Music 1

Published: Tuesday 1st March 2011
  1. Which Italian composer was known as "The Red Priest"?
  2. Who wrote the opera "Don Giovanni"?
  3. From which oratorio does the "Hallelujah Chorus" come?
  4. By what name is Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1" better known?
  5. Kochel numbers are usually associated with which composer?
  6. To what does Rossini's opera "La Gazza Ladra" translate in English?
  7. Who wrote the music for the ballet "The Three Cornered Hat"?
  8. By what name is Schubert's "Eight Symphony" better known?
  9. Who composed the opera "Billy Budd"?
  10. "The Tales Of Hoffman" was a work by which composer?
  11. Who wrote "Carmina Burana"?
  12. Which FOUR operas make up Wagner's Ring Cycle?
  13. By what name is Haydn's "Symphony No. 101 in D Major" better known as a result of the ticking rhythm in the second movement?
  14. What music was used in the classic Hovis TV commercials?
  15. Which composer put together a musical version of ten of the pictures by Russian artist Victor Hartmann?
  16. Who composed "Appalachian Spring"?
  17. Who composed the music with which Jane Torville & Christopher Dean danced to Olympic gold in 1984?
  18. Who wrote the opera "Madame Butterfly"?
  19. Who composed the "Minute Waltz"?
  20. Which London venue is home to the BBC Promenade Concerts?
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