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Johann Pachelbel
Johann Pachelbel (baptised September 1, 1653 – buried March 9, 1706) was a German composer, organist, and teacher who brought the south German organ tradition to its peak. He composed a large body of sacred and secular music, a...
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Franz Schubert
Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Schubert died before his 32nd birthday, but was extremely prolific during his lifetime. His output consists of over six hundred secular vocal works (mainly Lieder), seven complete ...
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Carlo Gesualdo
Carlo Gesualdo di Venosa, Prince of Venosa and Count of Conza, was an Italian Renaissance composer. He is known for his books of sacred and secular vocal music, particularly his madrigals, some of which explore extreme chromati...
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Ralph Vaughan Williams
Ralph Vaughan Williams OM (/ˈreɪf ˌvɔːn ˈwɪljəmz/ 12 October 1872 – 26 August 1958) was an English composer and folk song collector. His works include operas, ballets, chamber music, secular and religious vocal pieces and orche...
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... a work of secular history. Argues that the "canonization" of secular history in music was ... secular figures in music. Includes three musical examples with extensive analysis. ...
... three voices, edited by Mangani (ETS, 2001), is reviewed. The book is volume one of the secular music series of the complete works of Brunelli. ... A critical edition of Brunelli's secular arias, scherzos, canzonettas, and madrigals for one to ...
... "Poulenc: Secular Choral Music" (Hyperion, CD), and the second by the Accentus Chamber Choir under ... Laurence Equilbey, titled "Poulenc & Ravel: Secular Choral Music" (Pierre Verany, CD). Applauds the ... efforts to bring to the forefront the secular music of a conductor who has long been appreciated only for his sacred music. ...
... This recording of sacred and secular a cappella Sardo music is reviewed. ...
... The author comments on the boundary between sacred and secular music. ...
... A recording of early secular Florentine music by the ensemble Tetraktys is reviewed (Olive). ...
... This recording of secular bluegrass songs and bluegrass gospel music is reviewed. ...
... A recording of spiritual and secular blues music by the Holmes Brothers is reviewed (Alligator). ...
... A recording of sacred and secular vocal music and orchestral music by Allen Brings is reviewed (Capstone). ...
... Gilmour's collection of essays that examines religion and religious themes in secular music is reviewed (Continuum, 2005). ...
... A recording by Turkey's most celebrated singer of secular and religious music, Hafiz Kemal Bey (Kalan), is reviewed. ...
... Rochester reviews a recording of The National Chamber Choir of Ireland, led by Paul Hillier, performing secular choral music (RTE). ...
... A recording of secular and devotional early music by the vocal group Armoniosoincanto under Franco Radicchia is reviewed (Tactus). ...
... "Spirit," a recording of sacred and secular music featuring jazz pianist Cyrus Chestnut, is reviewed (Jazz Legacy Productions). ...
... A recording of sacred and secular 12th-century music by various composers performed by Beatus is reviewed (Alpha). ...
... Gilmour's collection of essays that examines religion and religious themes in secular music is reviewed (Continuum, 2005). ...