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Schubert: Marche Militaire
Firsts for the New Year
A collection of musical firsts, including the first string quartet, the first use of trombones in a symphony, and the first professional musician to make a recording.
1. Who is known as the father of the symphony?
Johann Sebastian Bach
Franz Joseph Haydn
Ludwig van Beethoven
2.Which was the first symphony to use singers?
Mozarts Symphony #41
Beethovens Symphony #9
Brahms Symphony #4
3. What did Jean Baptiste Lully use to conduct?
a thin, wandlike stick
a long pole
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