Going dotty. Quiz time.

Here are 15 extracts that use dotted rhythms (long-short note combinations) to help establish the character of the music.

Your challenge is to name

(a) the composer

(b) the title of the work and

(c) to pick the correct year of composition from the following:

1717 1795 1786 1791 1803 1818 1831 1839
1848 1851 1894 1915 1927 1940 1948

Click here to download a question sheet for you to record your answers.

Click here to see the correct answers.

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1 thought on “Going dotty. Quiz time.”

  1. What fun! I enjoyed this quiz. I didn’t get No.9 or No.13…..and I wrote down Vincent Youmans for No.4 instead of Shostakovich. I thought I was being clever…..

    Well done Mr. Blogger.

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