Musical instruments questions This is a list of recently added questions about musical instruments. Play musical instruments quiz and see all the questions. Which of the following is not a brass instrument?Saxophone. Although saxophones are usually made with brass, they are actually woodwind instruments. It produces sound by focusing air into a mouthpiece which then causes a wooden reed to vibrate.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykmusic riddles »hard 46% SaxophoneSaxophone2556French hornFrench horn997SaxhornSaxhorn846CornetCornet1091 How is this guitar model called? (one of the most popular guitar models in the world)Gibson Les Paul. The Les Paul was designed in 1995 by Ted McCarty who later enlisted popular guitarist Les Paul to endorse the new model. Along with Fender's Telecaster and Stratocaster, the Les Paul was one of the first mass-produced electric solid-body guitars. Created by: Bettymusic riddles »hard 56% Fender TelecasterFender Telecaster1352Ibanez JamIbanez Jam797Gibson Les PaulGibson Les Paul4531Rickenbacker 300 Rickenbacker 300 1401 What material are church bells made of?Bronze. The traditional metal for church bells is a bronze of about 23% tin. Steel was tried during the busy church-building period of mid-19th-century England, for its economy over bronze, but was found not to be durable.Created by: globalquiz.orgalloys riddles »easy 71% cast ironcast iron557coppercopper785bronzebronze3762ceramicsceramics150 Before the 19th century, how many people were needed to make pipe organ play?At least two. Playing the organ before electricity required at least one person (called calcant) to operate the bellows. Therefore, organists rarely practiced on the pipe organs, using other instruments such as the clavichord for practice instead. Created by: Monica Stillerclassical music riddles »average 63% oneone1656at least twoat least two5970fourfour1380sevenseven440 Which non-electronic musical instrument has the most complex design?Pipe organ. The classical organ is recognized as the most complex man-made device until late 19th century, when it was displaced by the telephone exchange. Large pipe organs have seven keyboards, complex wind system and up to 20,000 pipes. Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of technics riddles »hard 49% pianopiano461clarinetclarinet691pipe organpipe organ2364accordionaccordion1213 How many keys are there in a modern piano?88. A modern piano has 88 keys. This covers wide range of seven octaves plus a minor third. Only one instrument spans more octaves: a pipe organ (up to ten).Created by: Kate Pierricktechnology riddles »hard 50% 64642057888858381021022896110110715 How many strings does a violin have?Four. Most violins have four strings tuned G-D-A-E (perfect fifths). There are also violins with as many as seven strings. The extra strings on such violins typically are lower in pitch than the G-string.Created by: globalquiz.orgclassical music riddles »easy 70% threethree303fourfour3024fivefive746sixsix201 Who made the first violin?Andrea Amati. The oldest documented violin to have four strings, like the modern violin, is supposed to have been constructed in 1555 by Andrea Amati. Earlier instuments only had three strings and were called violetta. The violin immediately became very popular, both among street musicians and the nobility.Created by: globalquiz.orginventors riddles »very hard 27% Antonio StradivariAntonio Stradivari918Andrea AmatiAndrea Amati699Giovanni Paolo MagginiGiovanni Paolo Maggini424Leonardo da VinciLeonardo da Vinci523 Which string instrument of the violin family is the smallest?Violin. The violin is the smallest and the highest-pitched member of the violin family of string instruments, which also includes the viola, cello and doublebass.Created by: globalquiz.orgmusic riddles »hard 54% violinviolin4563violaviola3619cellocello159doublebassdoublebass88 How many instruments made by Antonio Stradivari still survive?Around 650. Antonio Stradivari continued to work until his death, in 1737, at the age of 93. He made over 1,000 instruments, of which around 650 still exist, including around 500 violins. Created by: Pritam Meiteimusic riddles »very hard 32% only oneonly one907fivefive1366around 70around 701190around 650around 6501630 Play musical instruments quiz and see all the questions.