Image from Glenn Gould. Photo by Don Hunstein

MIDI or Virtuoso?

by Mikhail Simkin

Some of the clips below are from performances of world-renowned virtuosi. Other are MIDI, i.e. music scores played by a computer. (MIDI files were converted into MP3 format for this quiz).

After listening to each clip indicate what it is. Hit the Submit button when done. The quiz will be graded and you will see the correct answers.