EARS 2

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

Assessment: New Ideas in Sound

Q1 of 5: What name did Pierre Schaeffer give to the new style of music that he discovered?

The correct answer is Musique Concrète

Q2 of 5: Is the following statement TRUE? This IS an orchestral sound.

The correct answer is yes

Q3 of 5: Is the following statement TRUE? This IS an orchestral sound.

The correct answer is no

Q4 of 5: Fill in the blank: Russolo said that orchestras were limited to only five different types of sound: ________ ____ ____ ___ ___, plucked instruments, brass instruments, woodwind and percussion.

The correct answer is Instruments played with the bow.

Q5 of 5: Why did composers at the start of the 20th Century seek to create a new style of music?

The correct answer is All of the above.

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