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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:41 am

Okey dokey, why don't we get this one started. Remember, be kind - I'm new at this!

And the first question is........................ :?:
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Postby Shapley » Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:43 am

Is it orchestral?
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Postby Catmando » Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:49 am

Composer's birth was in Europe?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:54 am

1) Yes, it's orchestral

2) According to my fifth grade geography teacher, No, not Europe. You might want to be a bit more specific :wink:
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Postby Catmando » Thu Sep 21, 2006 10:58 am

Hmm, composer born in Russia or former USSR country?

Part of Russia is in Europe, part of it is in Asia.
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:04 am

#3 Yes, Russia. (can't wait for the weekend feature)
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Postby Shapley » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:06 am

Is it a symphony?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:07 am

#4 Nope, not a symphony
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Postby Catmando » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:08 am

Is the composer known as one of the "Famous Five" grouping, known for their drinking?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:12 am

#5 Yes, one of The Five :toast:
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Postby Catmando » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:18 am

Is it Modest Mussorgsky?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:23 am

#6 No, not Mussorgsky
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Postby Shapley » Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:26 am

Does it include vocals?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 12:34 pm

#7 No, it does not include vocals
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Postby bignaf » Thu Sep 21, 2006 12:36 pm

Rimsky-korsakov?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 12:47 pm

#8 Not Rimsky-korsakov
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Postby navneeth » Thu Sep 21, 2006 12:55 pm

Borodin?
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Postby FlyingSorcery » Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:05 pm

#9 Yes, Borodin. So this should go quickly. He wasn't exactly prolific.
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Postby bignaf » Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:07 pm

is it from an opera?
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Postby navneeth » Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:09 pm

Does the work contain more that one movement?
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