Classical Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Musical Periods (clips)
Curator Pick
Can you identify the historical period of each clip - Mediaeval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, or Modern?
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Classical Elements in the Bible

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Fates of Puccini Sopranos
Curator Pick
Can you pick which soprano character from a Puccini opera dies (*or doesn’t die*) in each described way?
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Quick Pick - Composers and their Work
Curator Pick
Match the classical composers to one of their best-known works.
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Mozart Quiz
Curator Pick
Happy Birthday, Mozart!
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Musical Instrument Close-Up
Looking at these instruments close-up doesn't make them any easier to play.
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B Composers
Curator Pick
Name the composers whose last names start with B.
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Find the Piano Notes
Good thing they're in alphabetical order.
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Beethoven Piano Sonatas (Audio Clips) (Allegro Edition)
Curator Pick
Name the Beethoven piano sonata based on a clip of one of the sonata's faster movements.
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Ballets by Picture
Just looking at these pictures will make your toes sore.
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Instruments used in Symphonies by Gustav Mahler
Curator Pick
Name the Instruments (and additional performing forces) used in Mahler's Symphonies.
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Missing Word: Classical Music 'G'
Curator Pick
Name the missing words in these Classical music works and composers.
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Clickable Sporcle Jeopardy! II: Music
Editor Pick
"I'll take Anal Bum Cover for $200, Alex"
"That's "An Album Cover, Sean"
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A Sporcler's Guide to the Orchestra (Picture Click)
Curator Pick
Can you click your way around the orchestra?
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Composers and their Critics
Curator Pick
Match the composers to the (rather vicious and exaggerated) quotations about their compositions ? .
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Identify the Classical Music Composers
Curator Pick
Click on the correct composers based on their famous piece of music.
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Classical Compositions by Century Shooting Gallery
Curator Pick
Choose the century in which each piece made its debut.
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French Composers (picture click)
Curator Pick
Match the French composers' names to their pictures.
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Composers by Age of Death
Curator Pick
Name the Composers by Age of Death.
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Instrument by Symphony Audition Excerpt (image)
Curator Pick
Name the Instrument by Audition Excerpt (image).
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Baby Einstein Composers
Curator Pick
Pick the Baby Einstein Composers.
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Three Letter Music A-Z
Editor Pick
Short, but suite.
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Myths in Art A to Z Slideshow
Editor Pick
Name the Greek and Roman mythical figures from A to Z (minus K, Q, W, X, and Y) depicted in these works of art.
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Instruments by Silhouette
These instruments sound shady.
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Classical Curator: NJSB