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Crossword
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His country of birth Germany
The number of piano concertos he wrote Five
The person that Eroica Symphony was originally dedicated to Napoleon Bonaparte
Number of 'Late Quartets' Six
Medical condition he was affected by Deafness
Name of his father/ first music teacher Johann
The number of Symphonies he completed Nine
The city he first performed in Cologne
The city he died in and of his funeral Vienna
His second instrument after the piano Viola

Beethoven Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Beethoven started going _____. Deaf
Beethoven was _______ his whole life. Depressed
Beethoven wrote 9 ________. Symphonies
What was Beetthoven's favorite food. Macoroni
Beethoven wanted to be teached by _______. Mozart
In what musical period did Beethoven compose in. Classical
How many operas did Beethoven compose. One
Beethoven also composed _________. Concertos
Beethoven instead had to be teached by. Haydn
Beethoven lost his total hearing in what symphony. Ninth
Beethoven played this instrument sometimes. Organ
Beethoven mostly played the _____. Piano
Beethoven was born in _______. Germany
Beethoven mostly lived in ______. Vienna
Beethoven was a _________. Composer
Beethoven's _____ forced him to play the piano Father
Beethoven's ______ had about 20,000 people. Funeral
Beethoven wanted to ____ his deafness. Hide
Beethoven dropped out of school when he was _______. Eleven
Beethoven started studying the piano and violin at the age of ______. Four

Classical Music Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Mozart's father, Leopold, was a conductor, composer, and music teacher in the ___________ of Salzburg's Court. ARCHBISHOP
Young Mozart spent many hours listening to his sister, Maria Anna, play the ________ and by the age of three he could play it too. CLAVIER
By the age of six, Mozart had already composed his first piano ________. CONCERTO
Leopold Mozart decided to take his talented children on a musical tour of ______. EUROPE
Mozart married _______ _______ when he was 26 and they had two sons. CONSTANZE WEBER
Two of Mozart's most famous operas are "The Magic Flute" and "The _______ __ ______" MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
By the age of _________, Beethoven had already written his first composition. ELEVEN
Beethoven has studied music with both Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and ______ ______ ______. FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN
Beethoven was well known as a virtuoso ________ long before he was recognized as a great composer. PIANIST
Beginning in the late 1790's, Beethoven began to lose his hearing. One of his greatest works, the _______ ________ was written when he was completely deaf. NINTH SYMPHONY
Early in his career, people thought Beethoven's music was to strong, too forceful, and hard to ________. UNDERSTAND
Musicians since the middle ages were sponsored by patrons, either the church or a wealthy ________. ARISTOCRAT
________ was the most important element in a composition and it was usually given to an easy to hear instrument. MELODY
Musicians were hired to skillfully display their talents as a composer and performer with music that reflected the "_____ __ ___ _____" SPIRIT OF THE TIMES
Music composed in the classical period _______ national boundaries, meaning that it was not identifiable with a particular country or region. TRANSCENDED
Franz Joseph Haydn was know as the "Father of the _________" SYMPHONY
In 1740, Haydn was admitted to a boarding school where singers were trained for the emperor's court in _______. VIENNA
In 1761, Haydn began work for Prince ________ in Austria and soon was put in charge of all court music. ESTERHAZY
From 1791-1794 Haydn wrote his last twelve symphonies called the "______ Symphonies" while in England. LONDON
The "________ Symphony" is one of his most famous pieces. It uses loud kettle drums to wake up anyone who may be sleeping. SURPRISE
Haydn's _______ of instruments in his orchestra formed the basis for modern symphonic orchestras. COMBINATION

The Classical Period Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Mozarts first name wolfgang
The significant thing that made Beethoven unique from other composers was that he was .... Deaf
Moonlight Sonata, Fur Elise and the symphony's where composed by... Beethoven
The name of the famous Italian composer best known for his operas? Verdi
The full name of the German organist, composerand vilolinist who wrote over 1100 compositions Joahnn Sabastian Bach
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was born in Saint Petersburg, what country is Sain Petersburg located Russia
An era of classical music where singers and musicians perform to create a form of dramatically art Opera
Beethovens first name Ludwig
True or False the classical music period ended before Beethoven died True
The classical music period was before what music period Romantic

Ludwig Van Beethoven Word Search

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Composer Focus: Beethoven Word Search

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Ludwig Van Beethoven Word Search

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Napoleon Bonaparte Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What island was Napoleon Bonaparte born on? Corsica
How old was Napoleon Bonaparte when his parents sent him to military school? Nine
What is the name of the government-run public schools that Napoleon Bonaparte set up in order to have trained government officials? Lycees
What was the name of the system of laws that Napoleon created that gave limitations to liberty and promoted authority over the rights of an individual? Napoleonic Code
What was Napoleon Bonaparte’s original thoughts on French people? Corsican Nationalist
What novel genre did Napoleon write that was later published after his death? Romance
What did Napoleon Bonaparte attempt to do before he was later exiled in Elba? Commit Suicide
How did Napoleon Bonaparte most likely die on May 5, 1821? Stomach Cancer
What did Josephine De Beauharnais barely escape? Execution
What is the famous rumor that is about his body? Short
The phobia that Napoleon was rumored to have had. Ailurophobia
What did Napoleon’s army discover? Rosetta Stone
Who planned on dedicating his third symphony to Napoleon? Beethoven
What snack did Napoleon love? Licorice
What did Napoleon do when playing a game? Cheat
What was Napoleon’s least favorite smell? Paint
What did Napoleon like to do to people? Pinch
What was Napoleon bad at? Dancing
What did Napoleon prefer to eat with? Fingers
What did Napoleon give people? Nicknames

Music Terms Word Search

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Musical Composers Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Music reflected earlier modial style. Major/minor tonality. Baroque Composer Monteverdi
Last great English composer until the 19th century Purcell
Virtuoso Violinist, Composed the four seasons vivaldi
Wrote in every Baroque form except opera, generally wrote in polyphonic texture Bach
Italian Operas and English Oratio, Wrote the messiah handel
often called the father of the string quartet and symphony. Inspired by Messiah to write the oratio Creation Haydn
Wrote a huge number of masterpieces including don giovanni and his unfinished requiem mozart
Musical genius of the classical period. beethoven
Master of the art song Schubert
published only piano music, Romantic composer Schumann
Founder of the nocturne. Polish nationalist composer famous for his piano pieces Chopin
Incredible pianist and showman. Created the symphonic poem (tone poem) Liszet
Wrote symphony fantastique. Romantic composer who challenged the norm. berlioz
Music was viewed with suspicion by russian nationalists due to its western influences. Tchaikovski
Romantic composer who reflected classical forms in his music Brahms

Ludwig van Beethoven Word Search

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