The Great Pianists Quiz

Harold C. Schonberg
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

In what year did Isaac Albeniz go to San Francisco before returning to Europe? (from Chapters XXVI and XXVII)

2.

Paris Conservatoire rejected what thirteen-year old for being "too savage"? (from Chapters XIV through XIX)

3.

In what year did Glenn Gould retire? (from Chapters XXXVI through XXXVIII)

4.

What Polish American pianist, composer, and teacher was known for his theories concerning the application of relaxed weight and economy of motion in piano playing? (from Chapters XXVI and XXVII)

5.

What term refers to any object which produces a sound when hit with an implement, shaken, rubbed, scraped, or by any other action which sets the object into vibration? (from Chapters XXX through XXXII)

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