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Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Wed Nov 30, 2011 12:31 pm
by DanielFullard
....and what was Virgina Wolfs first novel?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2011 2:05 pm
by Baldassaro
The Voyage Out. Surprisingly boring, as I recall...

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 8:08 am
by DanielFullard
Correct your go!

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 8:38 am
by Baldassaro
Thanks.

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

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 10:09 am
by DanielFullard
Faust by Goethe (sp?)

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 11:56 am
by Baldassaro
Specifically the end of Faust Part 2, but that's good enough for me. Over to you...

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:18 pm
by DanielFullard
Who wrote Dafne (1597) considered by most to be the first "modern opera"?

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:38 pm
by hlecter
The name Peri is ringing bells

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 12:42 pm
by DanielFullard
And a correct Bell that rings, well done. Your go

Re: Continuous Quiz: High Brow

Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 1:15 pm
by hlecter
Thanks. The song "When the foeman bares his steel" features in which Savoy Opera?