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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby DanielFullard » Wed Nov 30, 2011 12:31 pm

....and what was Virgina Wolfs first novel?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Baldassaro » Thu Dec 01, 2011 2:05 pm

The Voyage Out. Surprisingly boring, as I recall...

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Postby DanielFullard » Fri Dec 02, 2011 8:08 am

Correct your go!

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Baldassaro » Fri Dec 02, 2011 8:38 am

Thanks.

The second part of Mahler's eighth symphony sets words from which German work?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby DanielFullard » Fri Dec 02, 2011 10:09 am

Faust by Goethe (sp?)

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby Baldassaro » Fri Dec 02, 2011 11:56 am

Specifically the end of Faust Part 2, but that's good enough for me. Over to you...

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby DanielFullard » Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:18 pm

Who wrote Dafne (1597) considered by most to be the first "modern opera"?

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby hlecter » Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:38 pm

The name Peri is ringing bells

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Postby DanielFullard » Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:42 pm

And a correct Bell that rings, well done. Your go

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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Postby hlecter » Fri Dec 02, 2011 1:15 pm

Thanks. The song "When the foeman bares his steel" features in which Savoy Opera?


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