Entertainment Quiz / 'The Music Man' Instruments

Random Entertainment or Musical Quiz

Can you name the band instruments described in song by Harold Hill in ‘The Music Man’?

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

     
Support Sporcle.
Go Orange.
Score 0/10 Timer 03:00
DescriptionInstrument
Seventy-six of these led the big parade.
A hundred and ten of these followed right behind.
More than a thousand of this type of instrument sprang up like weeds.
There were every shape and kind of these.
These had copper bottoms, and they traveled in horse platoons.
An unspecified number of these had double bells.
Each of these had his big fat say.
Fifty of this loud percussion instrument (more often used as a weapon...)
were mounted in the battery.
These came in every size.
The players of these instruments would improvise a full octave higher than the score.

From the Vault

Find the Confederate States (Minefield)

by tim_parr

History 60s
Pro tip: don't click near states that were still territories in 1861.
Remove Ads.
Support Sporcle.
Get the best of Sporcle when you Go Orange. This ad-free experience offers more features, more stats, and more fun while also helping to support Sporcle. Thank you for becoming a member.

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: