'Isms' of Music

Random Music or musical Quiz

Can you name the 'Isms' of Modern Music?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
DescriptionMusical Movement
Rejected musical tradition and incorporated new sounds relating to machinery.
Literally means 'Coming from the art'.
Thought of as an escape from the modern world. 'Art for art's sake.'
Musical movement associated with opera, showcasing the gritty parts of life
Conscious effort by composers to create new sounds in music.
The exploration of other musical cultures and eventual synthesis of ideas
Movement in music where a piece references music of the past.
Associated with the systematic ordering of 12 tones in the chromatic scale.

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...


Created Apr 26, 2010ReportNominate
Tags:musical, description, ism, modern, movement