EARS 2

Discover the exciting world of electroacoustic music and learn to make music with sounds.

Assessment: Musique Concrète

Q1 of 5: Is the following TRUE?: Pierre Schaeffer and his colleagues were fascinated by sounds and the way in which sounds had their own life, when separated from the object that created them.

The correct answer is yes

Q2 of 5: Where did Musique Concrète begin?

The correct answer is In the Paris studios founded by Pierre Schaeffer.

Q3 of 5: What does a Reverse do?

The correct answer is It flips the sound so that it plays backwards.

Q4 of 5: What does the Loop transformation do?

The correct answer is It repeats the sound, again and again and again and again…

Q5 of 5: Complete the sentence: Musique Concrète is ….

The correct answer is Not so interested in focusing on where sounds come from, but what they can turn them into.

Complete!