Opera: Quiz

  
  
  
  
  

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Question 1:
Which of the following titles did Opera have?
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?
Carmen: Chanson du toru00E9ador
Carmen: "Chanson du toru00E9ador"
La chanson tru00E8s vulgaire

Question 2:
Who played Mira the movie Opera?
Ratka Koundourou
Cristina Marsillach
Coralina Cataldi-Tassoni
Daria Nicolodi

Question 3: The 20th century saw many experiments with modern styles, such as atonality and serialism (Schoenberg and Berg), Neoclassicism (Stravinsky), and ________ (Philip Glass and John Adams).
Color FieldLyrical AbstractionAbstract expressionismMinimalism

Question 4:
What role did Kyriakos Loukatsas play in the movie Opera?
Marco
Inspector Alan Santini
Stefano
1

Question 5: The only exceptions were ballad operas, such as ________'s The Beggar's Opera (1728), musical burlesques, European operettas, and late Victorian era light operas, notably the Savoy Operas of W.

Question 6: Wagner also brought a new philosophical dimension to opera in his works, which were usually based on stories from Germanic or ________ legend.
King Arthur's messianic returnKing ArthurHistorical basis for King ArthurKing Arthur's family

Question 7: The operatic innovations of ________ and his successors are discussed in the section on modernism.
SerialismPierre BoulezTwelve-tone techniqueArnold Schoenberg

Question 8: ________, the classification of singers by the tessitura, weight, and timbre of their voices.
SingingVocal pedagogyOperaVoice type

Question 9: These pieces were encouraged by ________ because they were critical of Spain.
English Civil WarEnglandAlfred the GreatOliver Cromwell

Question 10:
What role did Ratka Koundourou play in the movie Opera?
Giulia
2
Marion
Betty
















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