MCQs on Music -14

1. Siddheshwari Devi was a leading artist of
(A) Thumri
(B) Kriti
(C) Dhrupad
(D) Tarana

2. Author of ‘Sangeet Parijat’ is
(A) Ahobal
(B) Lochan
(C) Narad
(D) Tumburu

3. ‘Upaj Anga’ is meant for
(A) Tan
(B) Sargam
(C) Meend
(D) Layakari

4. Hira Bai Barodekar has represented which ‘Gharana’?
(A) Jaipur
(B) Delhi
(C) Kirana
(D) Rampur

5. Which one of the following is the devotional composition in western music?
(A) Chamber music
(B) Plain song
(C) Symphony
(D) Jazz music

6. Match the following:
List – I                        List – II
i. Rati                          1. Raudra
ii. Haas                        2. Karun
iii. Shok                       3. Hasya
iv. Krodh                     4. Shringar

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

7. Where is Dhrupad Kala Kendra situated in Gwalior?
(A) Haddu Hassu Sabhagar
(B) Madhav Sangeet Mahavidyalaya
(C) Govt Madhav Sangeet Mahavidyalaya
(D) Sharda Sangeet Mahavidyalaya

8. Assertion (A): Music is not limited to Guru Shishya Parampara or the classroom boundary, but now it should be used for the welfare of human welfare and in the interest of social context.
Reason (R): Music is not a means of entertainment, rather it is related to the intellectual class of society and also music can play important role in the propagation of Indian culture.

(A) (A) is correct, (R) is wrong.
(B) (A) is wrong, (R) is correct.
(C) (A) is wrong, (R) is wrong.
(D) (A) is correct, (R) is correct.

9. Which one is not a ‘Rabindra Sangeet’ among the following list of songs?
(A) Tomaro Ashime, Prano Mano Loye
(B) Ore Bhai Fagun Legeche
(C) Eki Brinte Duti Kusum
(D) Ore Grihabasi, Khol Dwar Khol

10. How many divisions are in ‘Ekadashi Tal’?
(A) 6
(B) 4
(C) 3
(D) 5

11. ‘Vatapiganapatim’ is composed by
(A) Syama Shastri
(B) Muttuswami Dikshitar
(C) Patnam Subramanyam Iyer
(D) Tyagaraja

12. How many ‘Khali’ or ‘Fhank’ is in Tal ‘Rupakda’?
(A) 1
(B) 2
(C) 3
(D) 0

13. Who was the famous Rabindra Sangeet Teacher and Singer?
(A) Girija Shankar Chakraborty
(B) Radhika Mohan Goswami
(C) Shailaja Ranjan Majumdar
(D) Gyan Prakash Ghosh

14. Katapayadi Sankhya is used in
(A) Grama Moorchana Jati System
(B) Thaat Nomenclature
(C) 72 Melakarta scheme
(D) None of the above

15. The corresponding that of Kamavardhini is
(A) Poorvi
(B) Khamaj
(C) Belaval
(D) Kafi



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