MUSIC AND MUSICIANS QUIZ
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1    
Hindustani (North Indian) Classical Music is divided into group of notes. Such groups are called________
 
A. Taal B. Note Group
C. Raaga D. Taalam
 
     
2    
In music how many quavers equal a crotchet?
 
A. 8 B. 6
C. 2 D. 4
 
     
3    
The World famous kishanji Maharaja belongs to which school of Tabla Playing?
 
A. Benaras B. Delhi
C. Farukhabad D. Punjab
 
     
4    
Tabla was invented accidentally from an instrument. Which instrument it was?
 
A. Dholak B. Guitar
C. Bongo D. Mridangam
 
     
5    
Shankar Mahadevan teamed with which famous Indian poet for the album song “BREATHLESS”?
 
A. Sameer B. Harvanshrai Bacchan
C. Mehboob D. Jaaved Akhtar
 
     
6    
Who is one of the most respected vocal artists in Indian classical music?
 
A. Pandit Ravi Shankar B. Ustad Allah Rakha
C. Pandit Jasraj D. Ustad Amzad Ali khan
 
     
7    
Which Indian Music Composer has won two Oscars, honored with Padma Shree as well as won two Grammys?
 
A. A.R. Rehman B. Anu Malik
C. Ilayaraja D. Bhupen Hazarika
 
     
8    
The most Popular Gazal singer of India is
 
A. Zubin Garg B. Pankaj Udhas
C. Jagjit Singh D. Anup Jalota
 
     
9    
Which Famous Singer is called the ‘Nightingale of India’?
 
A. Asha Bhosle B. Lata Mangeshkar
C. Kavita Krishnamurti D. Alisha Chinoy
 
     
10    
The theory of Classical Music is discussed in
 
A. Samaveda B. Atharvaveda
C. Yajurveda D. Rigveda
 
     
11    
M. S. Subbalakshmi is famous vocalist for which form of Classical Music?
 
A. Hindustani B. Quwwali
C. Carnatic D. Dhrupad
 
     
12    
What type of musical instrument is a goombay?
 
A. Symbols B. Drum
C. Guitar D. Piano
 
     
13    
Name the musical instrument that is associated with Lord Shiva
 
A. Dhad B. Dholak
C. Damaru D. Mizhavu
 
     
14    
Which one of the following will you associate withUstad Bismilla Khan?
 
A. Sarod B. Bansuri
C. Shehnai D. Flute
 
     
15    
Who is considered to be responsible for the revival of Rudra veena?
 
A. Zia Mohiuddin Dagar B. Ustad Ali Akbar Khan
C. Abdul Karim Khan D. Mian Ghulam Nabi Shori
 
     


 

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