Mahler, Debussy & Bartok: Transition from Late-Romantic to Modern


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Which of the following statements BEST characterizes the music before the Late Romantic period?

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1. Which of the following qualities emerged during the Late Romantic period and came to define Modernist music?

2. Why were the compositions of Gustav Mahler unique?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz and attached worksheet to determine how much you understand about Mahler, Debussy and Bartok. The topics on the quiz include characteristics of Late Romantic music and understanding what characterized the compositions of Gustav Mahler.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The worksheet and quiz will help you to:

  • Recognize what is meant when Debussy's compositions are considered 'impressionist'
  • Identify where Bartok found inspiration for his compositions
  • Name the aspect that came about during the Late-Romantic period to define Modernist music

Skills Practiced

You'll have a chance to work on the following skills as you use this quiz and worksheet:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Mahler, Debussy and Bartok
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of the Late-Romantic period and how it is connected to Modernist music
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the compositions of Mahler, Bartok and Debussy

Additional Learning

Find out more about these famous composers with this lesson called Mahler, Debussy & Bartok: Transition from Late-Romantic to Modern. The lesson will help you with the following objectives:

  • Explain the Late-Romantic period
  • Define Romantic music
  • Understand modernism
  • Analyze who Mahler was
  • Assess who Debussy was
  • Identify Bartok