choirmaster


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choir·mas·ter

 (kwīr′măs′tər)
n.
The director of a group of church singers.

choirmaster

(ˈkwaɪəˌmɑːstə)
n
(Music, other) a person who trains, leads, or conducts a choir

choir•mas•ter

(ˈkwaɪərˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər)

n.
the director of a choir.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.choirmaster - the musical director of a choirchoirmaster - the musical director of a choir  
musician - artist who composes or conducts music as a profession
Translations

choirmaster

[ˈkwaɪəˌmɑːstəʳ] Ndirector m de coro, maestro m de coros

choirmaster

[ˈkwaɪəˌmɑːstəʳ] nmaestro/a del coro; (in church) → maestro di cappella
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Eugene Baah, popularly known as Choirmaster of Praye fame, is unhappy about some claims of song theft, therefore, he has angrily expressed his readiness to visit a shrine to address the issue.
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An event to mark the 100th anniversary of the choirmaster, Honored Artist of Kyrgyzstan Sultan Yusupov will be held at the National Opera and Ballet Theater of Abdylas Maldybayev in Bishkek on November 23-24.
The national radio director and the Council for Electronic Media (CEM) must do their job on the problem with the BNR Children's Choir, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said before today's government meeting with regard to the children's protest in front of the government building with demands for the return of their former choirmaster, Focus News Agency reports.CEM Director Sofia Vladimirova has said she would call a meeting for Friday if the problem is not solved tomorrow.The government has no right to give an opinion on the issue, Minister of Culture Boil Banov said during a meeting with the children.
Don't be so sure choirmaster Chris Rowbury says that, with the right encouragement, everyone can find their own singing voice.
According to the inscription, it was presented to choirmaster Jacob Roberts at Emmanuel church, Lockwood, by the choir and friends as a mark of esteem for the years November 28, 1886 to February 23, 1902.
Tenor Brian Saunderson, who found the tapes, had helped choirmaster Andrew Goodwin record Jones singing.
At the opening program at the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Mark Anthony Carpio, choirmaster of the Philippine Madrigal Singers encouraged all participating choirs to sing their hearts out and dedicate their music to promote peace in the war-stricken Marawi City in Mindanao.
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