Quiz: You'll Only Get 10/15 On This Test If You Played A Brass Instrument

trombone, Music

One time at band camp...

A quiz on brass instruments including questions about the history of the French horn and John Philip Sousa.

 Aug 30, 2017
1 of 15Pick An Answer!
What does labrosone mean?
lip-vibrated instrument
slow sounding
2 of 15Pick An Answer!
What piece of music was the 1st orchestral piece to use the trombone?
Beethoven's 5th Symphony
Stravinsky's Rite of Spring
Mozart's Requiem in D Minor
3 of 15Pick An Answer!
What is the name of the instrument named after John Philip Sousa?
4 of 15Pick An Answer!
How long is all the tubing in a trumpet?
2 ft
10 inches
6 1/2 ft
5 of 15Pick An Answer!
Which of the following is NOT a brass instrument?
6 of 15Pick An Answer!
What instrument is the trombone derived from?
7 of 15Pick An Answer!
What instrument was commonly used by militaries?
8 of 15Pick An Answer!
What were the 1st horns made out of?
conch shells and animal horns
animal skin
9 of 15Pick An Answer!
What softens and lowers the sound of a brass instrument?
the valves
the player's breath
a mute
10 of 15Pick An Answer!
What instrument plays the lowest notes in the brass section?
French horn
11 of 15Pick An Answer!
Despite the name, where was the French horn invented?
12 of 15Pick An Answer!
Despite having only 3 valves, how many notes can a trumpet play?
13 of 15Pick An Answer!
Early jazz bands used this instrument as a replacement for the stringed bass.
alto saxophone
14 of 15Pick An Answer!
Where does the sound come out of in brass instruments?
the player's mouth
the valves
15 of 15Pick An Answer!
Which of the following is a brass instrument?
French horn
tenor saxophone
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