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Dramatic soprano: Quiz


Question 1: Senta, Der fliegende Holländer (________)
Felix MendelssohnRichard WagnerHector BerliozFranz Liszt

Question 2: To hear an example of a Wagnerian soprano (________ as Isolde in Tristan und Isolde) click on this link: Watch here
Georg SoltiRafael KubelíkBirgit NilssonDietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Question 3: Ariadne, ________ (Richard Strauss)
Der RosenkavalierAriadne auf NaxosDie Frau ohne SchattenDie ägyptische Helena

Question 4: Dyer's Wife, ________ (Richard Strauss)
Die ägyptische HelenaDer RosenkavalierDie Frau ohne SchattenElektra (opera)

Question 5: A dramatic soprano is an operatic ________ with a powerful, rich, emotive voice that can sing over, or cut through, a full orchestra.
FachMezzo-sopranoVoice typeSoprano

Question 6: They are often used for ________, often long-suffering, tragic women of opera.
Greek mythologyGreek hero cultHeroPlato

Question 7: Amelia, ________ (Verdi)
Un ballo in mascheraLa forza del destinoLuisa MillerOtello

Question 8: Usually this voice has a lower tessitura than other sopranos, and a darker ________.
TimbreColoraturaOperaChest voice


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