Concertmaster Quiz: Name That Tune

It’s time to put on your thinking caps.  When a soloist strides on stage to play a concerto, they are the center of attention, but how many times has the Concertmaster delivered a solo, or multiple solos, in a piece of music without ever taking center stage?

Now’s your chance to test your ear.  How many famous solos can YOU name?  The video above will give you a hint for one of the answers.

Jonathan Carney, Concertmaster of the Baltimore Symphony, has compiled a little quiz.  You can take it here.