religious music

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genre of music composed for performance as part of religious ceremonies

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Torrente also wrote chapter six on the religious villancico, a genre of religious music with text in Spanish sung in chapels on high feast days.
Queries for religious music, for example, increases by 2030% in the first few and last few days of Ramadan.
I'm a dedicated choral singer, and most of what we sing is religious music because that's where the Western choral singing tradition began.
RELIGIOUS music group The Priests have admitted to being "a bit surprised" after a music promoter mixed them up with a US punk band.
While the 1874 requiem is a piece of religious music - the musical setting of the Roman Catholic funeral mass - Benjamin believes it is accessible to audience members from both religious and non-religious backgrounds.
Strasbourg, SANA- French authorities continued its conspiratorial practices against the Syrian people, where it prevented on Monday members of Syrian choir from participating in religious music festival in the French city of Strasbourg through rejecting to issue entry visas.
Religious music is discussed in the following section.
Nicholas and two other churches, he finally was able to devote himself to his first love, writing religious music. Bach himself provided music at St.
Morton Grove, IL, October 27, 2014 --( A concert titled “We Place Our Trust In You” is the name of a program of religious music to be performed at St.
At intervals through the day Sikh religious music is played through loud speakers in the corridors.
It examines women's musical function within community, religious and private spheres, and highlights the publications of folk music, religious music, textbooks and piano methods by women.
But it's a stance that has softened considerably in recent years, as the singer has made a slow returnbeginning with recordings of religious music and gradually expanding to more traditional pop offerings (often for various charities) with messages of peace.
Sufi Festival, Jodhpur (21 [ETH] 23 February 2014) and Nagaur (17 [ETH] 19 February 2014) A combination of religious music fused with more classical sounds of Rajasthan, the Sufi festival takes place in February.
This work was not accepted in the twentieth century as an autograph of Pergolesi; indeed most of his religious oratorios were totally overlooked by musicologists and the early twentieth century considered religious music well down the list of priorities as secular humanism took hold of all Western societies.
But in contradiction to what he said on "Showbiz," Wael said that the current time is quite appropriate for a religious music album, for it is the food of the soul and mind, and can influence people in a tremendous way.
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