There are many people who are interested in music and many of them are learning music. They should have the basic knowledge of music. The should know about Ragas, Antras, etc. There are number of varieties music in Indian Music such as Punjabi Music, Indian Pop, Classical Music and many more. There are many celebrities who are very good at music and won many hearts.
For increasing your knowledge on Indian Music, you can use this article for practice. General Knowledge Questions and Answers on Indian Music are available in this article.
Answers are in BOLD
#1. How many books are there to learn in the basic stages of learning music?
#2. Hindustani classical music is broken into groups of notes. What would one of these groups of notes be called?
#3. What is the tune of the song called?
#4. Teen Tal is metered under how many beats
#5. Movie music in India is made for the Indian movie industry. What is the Indian movie industry called?
None of these
#6. What is the beat called?
#7. How many MelaKartha Ragas are there?
#8. It is said that Tabla was invented accidentally during a stage performance by an artist. Name the instrument from which Tabla was believed to be invented.
#9. Which is an Indian string instrument?
#10. Which is the highest voice or tone in which one is allowed to sing?
As high as the voice of all popular singers
There are no limits
#11. How many sounds does Tabla produce?
#12. Ancient Tana with three swaras is called :
#13. A musical scale containing five notes is called :
Harmonic Minor Scale
None of the above
#14. An excessive fondness for music is called :
#15. What material is the Indian flute made of?
#16. Which one of these Tabla players has received Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award given by the government of India?
Pt. Kishan Maharaj
Ustad Abdul Latif
#17. By popular belief, Tabla was invented in which province of India?
#18. With which song did Lata Mangeshkar do her first Hindi playback ?
Main Khili khili Phulvari
Janani Janam Bhoomi
Natai Chaitrachi Navalai
Pa Lagoon Kar Jori Re Shyam
#19. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam used to play :
#20. The Violinist was equally popular in Hindustani and Karnatic style :
Dr. N.S. Gopalakrishnan
Lalgudi G. Jayraman
#21. Who is the youngest Indian singer to win a Filmfare award ?
#22. Which Indian actor makes a cameo appearance in the original music video of Adnan Sami’s “Lift Karade” song?
Article last re-published on August 18, 2020.