psalmodize

psalmodize

(ˈsɑːməˌdaɪz) or

psalmodise

vb
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (intr) to sing psalms
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) (tr) to regard as a psalm
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And those who psalmodize, sitting on both sides of the choir, one side simplesanck, the other contrapunt or fabridon, whichever term you understand best.
This is clearly an earlier version of the practice described by Stringa, but Willemsz adds an important piece of information about the musical function of the canons of St Mark's, ~those who psalmodize': at this date they were evidently disposed on both sides of the sanctuary, one group singing chant (simplelsanck) and the other contrapunt (i.e.