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Romantic Composers Scavenger Hunt
Directions: Copy the first sentence, and answer the question in a complete sentence.
How long did it take Anton Wagner to
How many people did Gustav Mahler‘s Symphony No. 8 was
written to be performed by how many people?
What words did the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
use to describe Anton
Bruchner's first 4 symphonies? (Look in the second
paragraph, words in quotes)
5. Many composers went against their parents’ wishes to follow a life creating music.
What career did Berlioz give up to become
6. Other parents, however, encouraged their children’s musical endeavors.
What two instruments did Johannes Brahms take lessons on when he was young?
7. Romantic composers wrote fewer, longer symphonies than their classical counterparts.
How many symphonies did Franz Schubert compete?
What nickname was Johann Strauss II given because of his focus on this dance?