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André Grétry: Quiz


Question 1: Richard Cœur de Lion was translated and adapted for the English stage by ________.
American Revolutionary WarSaratoga campaignWilliam Howe, 5th Viscount HoweJohn Burgoyne

Question 2: Free scores by Grétry in the ________
Spanish languageMcGill UniversityEnglish languageInternational Music Score Library Project

Question 3: This article incorporates text from the Encyclopædia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, a publication now in the ________.
CopyrightPublic domainCopyright infringementIntellectual property

Question 4: He used the tuba curva in music that he composed for the funeral of ________.
DeismScottish EnlightenmentVoltaireGottfried Leibniz

Question 5: But of greater importance was the practical tuition he received by attending the performance of an Italian ________ company.
The opera corpusFachFrench operaOpera

Question 6: On New Year's Day 1767 he accordingly left Rome, and after a short stay at ________ (where he made the acquaintance of Voltaire, and produced another operetta) went to Paris.

Question 7: In 1753 he became a pupil of ________ and later of the organist at St-Pierre de Liège, Nicolas Rennekin, for keyboard and composition and of Henri Moreau, music master at the collegiate church of St.
LeclercLeopard 2M1 AbramsTank

Question 8: In ________ he went to the Collège de Liège.

Question 9: His first great success was achieved by La vendemmiatrice, an Italian intermezzo or operetta, composed for the Aliberti theatre in ________ and received with universal applause.

Question 10: ________ not long afterwards became the reply of the people to the expression of loyalty borrowed from Grétry's opera.
God Save the QueenNational anthemNunarput utoqqarsuanngoravitLa Marseillaise


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