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madrigals Sentence Examples

  • Though now remembered chiefly for invaluable contributions to the theory of music, it is evident that he must have been famous both as a practical musician and as a composer; for, notwithstanding the limited number of his printed works, consisting of a volume entitled Modulationes Sex Vocum (Venice, 1566), and a few motets and madrigals scattered through the collections of Scotto and other contemporary publishers, he both produced and superintended the public performance of some important pieces in the service of the republic. First among these was the music written to celebrate the battle of Lepanto (on the 7th of October 1571).

  • This was the end of the long tragedy of civil strife and of wars of conquest, mingled with the sound of Results of madrigals and psalms and pavanes.

  • Those of us who can get up in time also sing madrigals at 7 am on May morning in Second Quad.

  • Program includes madrigals, Gospel music, Icelandic folk music, and an opportunity to meet the singers afterward.

  • madrigals written to celebrate the reign of the first Queen Elizabeth.

  • We also performed madrigals in the gardens of Mottisfont Abbey last year, as well as singing Evensong at Romsey Abbey.

  • Circulus are completely self referential -- I don't think madrigals and dressing that way comes naturally for anyone.

  • The Knights Templar School chamber choir gave a very slick performance ranging from Elizabethan madrigals to songs from the shows.

  • Yorvox gave a concert of English and Italian madrigals at the Cambridge Early Music Summer School on July 19th, 2002.

  • Palestrina composed 105 Masses, more than 250 motets, Magnificats, other sacred music, and some secular madrigals.

  • Seven new works reflecting life in her reign were set alongside 16th century madrigals written to celebrate the reign of the first Queen Elizabeth.

  • Though now remembered chiefly for invaluable contributions to the theory of music, it is evident that he must have been famous both as a practical musician and as a composer; for, notwithstanding the limited number of his printed works, consisting of a volume entitled Modulationes Sex Vocum (Venice, 1566), and a few motets and madrigals scattered through the collections of Scotto and other contemporary publishers, he both produced and superintended the public performance of some important pieces in the service of the republic. First among these was the music written to celebrate the battle of Lepanto (on the 7th of October 1571).

  • This was the end of the long tragedy of civil strife and of wars of conquest, mingled with the sound of Results of madrigals and psalms and pavanes.

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