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Sydney Conservatorium of Music: Quiz


Question 1: In 1915 the NSW Government under ________ allocated £22,000 to the redevelopment of the stables into a music school.
John Storey (politician)George Reid (Australian politician)Jack LangWilliam Holman

Question 2: Hobcroft’s vision of a "Music University" was realised, in which specialised musical disciplines including both classical and jazz performance, ________, composition and musicology enriched each other.
Music educationClassical musicOnline music educationPopular music pedagogy

Question 3: ________ (pop band with Julian Hamilton & Kim Moyes)
The PresetsMy People (The Presets song)Apocalypso (album)Hoodoo Gurus

Question 4: The first work in the series will John Corigliano's Mr Tambourine Man, based on the poetry of ________, which will be presented on 11 September 2009.
Before the FloodBob DylanThe Basement TapesPlanet Waves

Question 5: Located adjacent to the Sydney Royal Botanic Gardens, the Con incorporates a faculty of the University of Sydney, the community-based Conservatorium Open Academy and the ________.
Richard TognettiNew South WalesGovernment House, SydneyConservatorium High School

Question 6: Originally constructed in 1821 as the stables for the proposed Government House of ________, the structure that houses the Conservatorium is one of the few surviving works of the convict architect, Francis Greenway.
AustraliaNew South WalesVictoria (Australia)Queensland

Question 7: A gothic structure with turrets, the building was described as a "palace for horses" and is a portrayal of the romantic vision of Governor ________ and the British architectural trends of the time.
Port Macquarie, New South WalesLachlan MacquarieNew South WalesAustralia

Question 8: A specialist high school, the ________ was established in 1918, establishing a model for music education across the secondary, tertiary, and community sectors which has survived to this day.
New South WalesSydneyConservatorium High SchoolGovernment House, Sydney


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