Music History: Lesson for Kids


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What were the first-known musical instruments made out of?

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1. Where were bronze trumpets and flutes played around 1500 B.C.E?

2. What is choral music?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

See what you know about the history of music by answering these quiz questions. The topics include the first-known musical instruments and bronze trumpets from 1500 B.C.E.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on the following:

  • Choral music
  • The first opera
  • Invention that influenced the popularity of pop and rock music

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson on the history of music
  • Remembering details - remember what you've learned about the first opera and when it was produced
  • Learning practice - use what you know to answer questions about what choral music is and the first use of bronze trumpets around 1500 B.C.E.

Additional Learning

For more on the subject, you can review the lesson named Music History: Lesson for Kids. You'll be going over these areas of interest:

  • Music that was made in prehistoric times
  • Ancient music and Western musical periods
  • Modern music and how it's played