Other questions in this quiz

2. The use of a six note chord complimented by six semitones

  • Hexachord
  • Inverted Chord
  • Double Tritone

3. Homophonic bursts are demonstrated in which bars?

  • 1-8
  • 18-24
  • 9-17

4. The act of moving a melody line between different instruments is called a

  • Syncopated Inversion Of The Fifth
  • Klangfarbenmelodie
  • Polyphonically Complex Melodic Idea

5. The dynamics in this piece are contrasting and extreme. One example of this is that

  • All instruments play the entire piece in pp
  • Muted instruments sometimes play fff
  • Muted instruments always play ff


Samuel Richardson


This is quiz is useful for testing your basic knowledge on some key features of Shoenburg's 'Peripetie'. 

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