cecilian

cecilian

limbless, wormlike amphibian in the order Apoda.
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Looking back on what has been presented here, one is struck by the number of persons and the range of artistic expression cited to affirm a Cecilian reality.
Dina Snejdarova deals with one of the remarkable aspects of the "small history" of Czech musical culture in her article on the Cecilian Music Society, probing into one of the forms of everyday musical life of our ancestors and elucidating how their legacy has been linked up to at the present time.
Along with the Cecilian themes of faithfulness, heroic prostitution, and filiation, one can also read: "Caroline's sleeping around has been profitable enough" to Laurent, who benefits from the "scandal of his double life; I could even laud him for using some of the earnings from his love nest for honorable literary undertakings.
On the one hand, he adhered to the ideas of the Cecilian movement in his music written for the church, but on the other hand he felt an affinity to the orchestral sound and compositional techniques of Wagner.
By proscribing music that he considered ornamental (be it soloistic, the mixed-voice repertoire of the Classical and Romantic periods, or purely instrumental) and replacing it with a restoration of monodic plainsong for the congregation and the male-voice polyphony of the High Renaissance as represented especially by the Roman School of Palestrina and Victoria, Pius X gave official approbation at the highest level to the aspirations of the nineteenth-century Cecilian movement.
The charge against them is that they did feloniously kill and slay Gwenllian Llewellyn, Cecilian Hopkins, Margaret Harris and 21 other at Aberavon.
She was also invited as guest soloist to many churches and chapels all over Teesside and further afield and sang in the Cecilian Glee Society at Middlesbrough, including the Messiah at the town hall just before Christmas every year.
The Cecilian Bank, the wholly owned subsidiary of First Cecilian Bancorp, has agreed to purchase two banking offices of Integra Bank Corporation's wholly owned bank subsidiary, Integra Bank.
Especially valuable is the astute overview (in part 2) of the nature of historical consciousness and charting the 19th-century Cecilian movement's interest in past musical styles.
Five Bruckner motets, conducted by chorusmaster Ian Tracey, show the influence of the retrograde Cecilian movement who wished to drag church music back to neo-medievalism.
Elizabeth never got to see Burghley's bedchambers modeled on the royal privy chamber or the grand staircase decorated with the coats of arms of the all the knights of the garter or the roundels featuring Charles V and Suleyman the Magnificent--extraordinary visual statements of the Cecilian claim to international importance.
Greg Pawley, CFO of the $242 million Cecilian Bank, Cecilia, KY, estimates that Web@Work's timekeeping produces more than $22,000 in savings on a yearly basis.