Free NECO Music Past Questions and Answers 2022

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Question 1

With reference to Moment Musical by Franz Schubert
a. What period was the music written?
b. State the time signature.
c. For what medium was the music written?
d. List only two dynamic marks in the music.
e. Quote the first two bars of the bass part.
f. List any two articulations used in the music.

Answers
a. Romantic Period
b.

c. Piano
d. ppp, p, f, mf, cresc. mp, dim, morendo
e.
f. staccato (.), marcato (-), sforzando (>)

Question 2
a. List any five composers of the baroque period.
b. State the nationalities of the composers listed in 3 (a) above.
c. Mention any one musical type of each of the composers listed in 3 (a) above.

Answer

COMPOSERNATIONALITYMUSICAL TYPE
George Frederick HandelGerman/EnglishOperas, oratorios, cantatas, trios and duets, arias, chamber music, odes and serenatas, and organ concerti.
Johanne Sebastian BachGermanConcerti grossi, masses, passions, cantatas, chorales, and fugues.
Henry PurcellEnglishAnthems, hymns, theatre music, instrumentals, fantasias, and sonatas.
Claudio MonterverdiItalianOperas, masses, motets, oratorios, concerti, and madrigals
Antonio VivaldiItalianConcerti, sinfonias, sonatas, operas, sacred music, and cantatas.
Dominico ScarlattiItalianSinfonias, operas, motets.
Arcangelo CorelliItalianConcerti, chamber music, and orchestra music.

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Question 3
(a) List any five traditional musical types/ensembles in Nigeria.
(b) Identify the master instrument of each of the musical types/ensembles listed in 3 (a) above.
(c) State the ethnic group that is associated with each of the musical types/ensembles listed in 3 (a) above.

Answers

TRADITIONAL TYPES/ENSEMBLESMASTER INSTRUMENTSETHNIC GROUP
NkwaUdu/ekweIgbo
NkpokitiOjaIgbo
IgedeNgedegwu/NgelengeIgbo
EbreNkwongIbibio
Asian iboikbaObodomIbibio
IkonIkonIbibio
EsakpaideEmedomighanBini (Edo)
IbiagogoAgogoOra (Edo)
UgholyemaBini (Edo)
Biripolya-llu1 la je
Iri (Uri)Nkwa-nkwallaje
UdjeUkiriUrhobo
AtilogwuOjaIgbo
Batalya-ilu bataYoruba

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Questions 4.

Complete the table provided below by identifying the nationalities, musical genres and the major instruments associated with the musicians listed in the first column.

NAMENATIONALITYMUSICAL GENREMAJOR INSTRUMENT
Duke Ellington   
Bob Marley   
Hugh Masekela   
Charlie Parker   
Diana Ross   

Answers

NAMENATIONALITYMUSICAL GENREMAJOR INSTRUMENT
Duke EllingtonAmericanJazz/ Swing/ Big bandPiano
Bob MarleyJamaicanReggaeGuitar/voice
Hugh MasekelaSouth AfricanJazz/ RockTrumpet
Charlie ParkerAmericanJazz/ BepobSaxophone
Diana RossAmericanRhythm and Blues/ PopVoice

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