choir stall

(redirected from Choir stalls)

choir stall:

see stallstall,
small division of a larger space, sometimes partly partitioned. The term is used for a booth for display and selling at an exhibition, for a compartment in a stable or kennel, or, in England, for the forward seats in a theater orchestra.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

choir stall

A seat with arms and a high back, often covered with a canopy, for clergy and singers.
References in periodicals archive ?
1530-1600, keeping body and soul together: 16th-century choir stalls in the Low Countries, from ivory to pipeclay: the reproduction of late medieval sculpture in the Low Countries, Cornelius Floris and the Floris school: authorship and reception around the Baltic 1550-1600, and adultery, idolatry, and touching statuary in Netherlandish culture.
Her keen eye was responsible for contributing to the final design of the choir stalls and without Rebecca many of the initiatives that have taken place here would not have happened.
A Russian Eastern Orthodox Church icon was also found wrapped in a duster at the back of a safe, and when floorboards were replaced in the chancel choir stalls, cards which had been used for sketching by bored choristers, some dating from the First World War, were found.
id=iepJAgAAQBAJ&pg=PT1496&lpg=PT1496&dq=monastic+choir+stalls&source=bl&ots=cu4UJL4hQm&sig=lrDzfYsHLwg2kHAaUbDySnKeFXo&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwixiaSEy6nUAhWj64MKHVLoC4AQ6AEIVTAJ#v=onepage&q=monastic%20choir%20stalls&f=false) choir stalls .
Choral and organ music from the cathedral will be heard, and visitors will also be able to take a seat in the re-created will new ways the and being by it Canon choir stalls and listen to monastic choral music, finding out how the two sides of the choir become one sound.
Unsurprisingly they played to a packed church so full that even the Choir stalls had to be used.
Also visible is the burnt wooden base of the choir stalls.
The large ornate interior of the chapel included a huge pipe organ fronted by choir stalls which was part of a large upstairs balcony which seemed to line the chapel.
Little did I know or imagine I would be someday be chanting in those choir stalls.
A total of PS500,000 was needed to fund essential repairs to the church tower and to the roof above the choir stalls.
There is a new stage and choir stalls while the auditorium has been re-decorated.