How well do you know the first names of the great composers?

3 October 2016, 16:19

composer first names quiz

Everyone knows the great composers by their surnames - but what about their forenames?

If you think all classical composers pretty much had one name each, this is not the quiz for you. Likewise, if your favourite composer is... oh... what's his name... Terry Beethoven, then you may not do well here.

But if you think you've got all the great composers' forenames committed to memory, then now's the time to test your knowledge with our quiz:

 
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