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Famous German Composers Quiz

There were so many famous German classical music composers we’ve dedicated this famous German composers quiz exclusively to them with 10 random questions compiled from ADDucation’s Famous Composers List.

Test your knowledge of famous German Composers from the 17th to the 20th century with our music history quiz.
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1. George Frideric Handel was born in 1685 in Halle, Germany. He died in 1759 where?
2. Which famous composer is the creator of the "Christmas Oratorio"?
3. Whose catalog of work includes: "Guten Abend, gute Nacht" and "Hungarian dances"?
4. Like many musicians at the time, Johannes Brahms chose to live in Vienna, but where was his birthplace?
5. Which composer was deaf when he created his greatest symphony?
6. For which of these works is Handel famous?
7. Whose music including the "Scottish and Italian symphonies" was banned by the Nazis in 1936 who deemed it a “dangerous accident of music history”?
8. Which composer wrote "The Magic Flute"?
9. Which composer is responsible for the world famous Wedding March?
10. Whose most famous works are "The Life of Mary" and "Mathis der Maler" (Mathis the Painter)?

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