We’ve covered up these performance directions with emojis: tell us what’s underneath

16 September 2016, 16:02

emoji notation quiz

Using the international language of emojis, we’ve obscured some key details from the biggest hits of classical music. Can you work out what’s supposed to be there?

Fortunately, music is an international language too, and we were able to find the perfect emoji for each performance direction. It might require some lateral thinking (and maybe some literal thinking) to correctly guess what's underneath...

 
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