Skye Waulking Song - Capercaillie

Quiz yourself on the EdExcel GCSE Music Anthology.

HideShow resource information

1. What is 'Waulking'?

  • The process of making tweed fabric more flexible and windproof
  • Like a jog, except slower
  • The action of ancient protesting
  • Combining two different genres together
1 of 16

Other questions in this quiz

2. What scale is the vocal line sung on?

  • Bb minor pentatonic
  • E minor pentatonic
  • F major pentatonic
  • D minor dorian mode

3. There is frequent syncopation.

  • True
  • False

4. In which verse do the dynamics drop considerably?

  • Verse 6
  • Verse 4
  • Verse 7
  • Verse 5

5. What is the time signature?

  • 12/8
  • 8/4
  • 3/2
  • 4/4

Comments

Samuel Richardson

This is a great quiz with a combination of some simple, and some more tricky questions - something for everyone! 

12cantrellb

the bouzouki is a Greek instrument

traditional Celtic intruments are:

• bodhran (Irish)

• Uilleann pipes (Irish)

• tin/penny whistle

idontknowanymore

@12cantrellb so is  bouzouki not featured in it?

Similar Music resources:

See all Music resources »See all Capercaille resources »