MCQs on Music -11

1. Which one is the folk song category of Bengal under the following?
(A) Mand
(B) Kajri
(C) Bhatiyali
(D) Lawani

2. Which Tabla player is known as the Khalifa of Lucknow Gharana?
(A) Ustad Modu Khan
(B) Ustad Bakshu Khan
(C) Ustad Abid Hussain Khan
(D) Ustad Aafaqua Khan

3. The Theka of Deepchandi Tal is used in which vocal system?
(A) Chhota Khyal
(B) Bada Khyal
(C) Dhrupad-Dhamar
(D) Thumari-Chaiti

4. Padma Vibhushan Pt. Kishan Maharaj Ji died on
(A) 4th May, 2007
(B) 4th May, 2008
(C) 4th May, 2009
(D) 4th May, 2010

5. Which Tabla Player is also known as?
(A) Ahmad Khan
(B) Allah Rakha Khan
(C) Latif Ahmed
(D) Ahmed Jan Thirkawa

6. Match the following:
(i) Prastaar                   (1) Saarana
(ii) Udbhatt                 (2) Situation of Swar Sadharan
(iii) Mandal Prastaar    (3) Technique of making of talas
(iv) Shrutiveena           (4) Ancient Tala

       (i) (ii) (iii) (iv)
(A) (3) (2) (4) (1)
(B) (4) (3) (1) (2)
(C) (4) (1) (2) (3)
(D) (3) (4) (2) (1)

7. ‘________ Wires were in Vipanchiveena’, said Bharat?
(A) 7
(B) 8
(C) 9
(D) 12

8. In which vocal system, Bhasha- Vibhasha are placed?
(A) Geeties
(B) Banies
(C) Prabandh
(D) Dhruwa Geeti

9. Mark the correct answer:
(A) Aanandini, Dipani, Bhawni, Medini, Tarawali
(B) Medini, Aanandini, Dipani, Bhawni, Tarawali
(C) Tarawali, Bhawni, Dipani, Aanandini, Medini
(D) Bhawni, Dipani, Aanandini, Tarawali, Medini

10. Who is the writer of ‘Shringarhar’?
(A) Maharana Hammir
(B) Maharana Bappa Rawal
(C) Maharana Kumbha
(D) Maharana Raj Singh

11. Which one of the following artists is not a Sarod Player?
(A) Ustad Ali Akbar Khan
(B) Ustad Amazad Ali Khan
(C) Ustad Vilayat Khan
(D) Ms. Sharan Rani

12. “Kan Gujari” singer is related to which state of India?
(A) Rajasthan
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Andhra Pradesh
(D) Madhya Pradesh

13. In which capacity, ‘Pancham’ is transferred from its own place in Madhyam Gram?
(A) From Tivratam
(B) From Utkarsh
(C) From Mridutva
(D) From Apkarsh

14. How many swaras are used by Pt. Lochan in his Ragas?
(A) 12
(B) 19
(C) 16
(D) 09

15. Principal characteristic of Moorchchhnaa is
(A) Samswartaa
(B) Saptswartaa
(C) Krambaddhtaa
(D) Samwadheentaa



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