religious music


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Noun1.religious music - genre of music composed for performance as part of religious ceremoniesreligious music - genre of music composed for performance as part of religious ceremonies
antiphon, antiphony - a verse or song to be chanted or sung in response
Mass - a musical setting for a Mass; "they played a Mass composed by Beethoven"
processional, prosodion - religious music used in a procession
antiphonal, antiphonary - bound collection of antiphons
religious song - religious music for singing
music genre, musical genre, musical style, genre - an expressive style of music
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All the shlokas, mantras, azaan, hymns, carols and every other type of religious music are based on the same seven musical notes.
Or, when people on the road are really rude and motorcycles are cutting like crazy and buses stop wherever they like-a CD of classical or religious music, to stop me from committing murder.
The Moors murderer had displayed the same narcissistic tendencies in death as he did in life, apparently requesting that his ashes be scattered on the site of his grizzly crimes and that religious music accompany him to the great beyond.
AU's Associate Legal Director Alex Luchenitser told the television station the concert's content needs to meet constitutional requirements, asserting, "School concerts, whether it is the holiday season or not, must not consist predominantly of religious music.
Nabih Shaqm, the concert aimed at conveying a message of love, through constructive inter-religious interaction in an atmosphere enhanced by the beauty of Christian religious music.
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.

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