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Can you Handel this?

A few questions about George Freidrich Handel 8 Questions.

 
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1

Which of these is a real composition by Handel?

  • Music for the Royal Wedding
  • Music for the Royal Family
  • Music for the Royal Fireworks

2

From which chorus in the Messiah are the following words from? 'And his name shall be called Wonderful Counsellor'

  • The Hallelujah Chorus
  • For unto us a child is born
  • Let us break out bonds asunder

3

Which of these is from the 'Solomon' oratorio?

  • The Arrival of the Prince of Carthage
  • The Arrival of the King of Spain
  • The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

4

Which of these peices is traditionally played at an English Royal Coronation?

  • Zadok the Priest
  • The Hallelujah Chorus
  • Water Music Suite No 1

5

Which fanous composer once said of Handel 'I would uncover my head and kneel before his tomb'

  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Wolfagang Amadeus Mozart
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

6

Which of these words best describes 'The Messiah?'

  • Fugue
  • Oratorio
  • Suite

7

Which of these best describes Handel's style of composition?

  • Baroque
  • Classical
  • Renaissance

8

Put these choruses in the order in which they appear in the Messiah

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  • The Hallelujah Chorus
  • Since by man came Death
  • For unto us a child is born
  • Amen

 

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