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threnody

, threnode
an ode, song, or speech of lamentation, esp for the dead
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Unusual timbres, shapes, and textures: Murray Schafer's Threnody, Penderecki's Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima, Takemitsu's AI.
On the plots, designed to build a detached, single-storey building public toilets on the need to ensure proper hygiene and sanitary conditions of people residing in the adjacent threnody.
Compared with Gardner's subtle reading, memories of Boult seemed too literal, Barbirolli too head-pattingly indulgent; here Gardner set flexible tempi, discreetly encouraged significant instrumental lines (the horns were understatedly magnificent, the double-basses noble), and to the slow movement's threnody brought mystery as well as inner grief.
A threnody reverberating through Stoppard's play is indeed the question of the ethical nature of capitalist adventurism and risk taking "in a roller-coaster market" (57).
Also appearing on the night are the Shoreline Skiffle band with their quirky nostalgic style of music, the luscious harmonies of the Bangor Community Choir, Coastal Voices is a fun close harmony mixed choir, a cappella songs and hymns with Threnody, and Gwaenysgor Community Choir.
Um dos que se sobressai pertence a primeira parte de Black Angels, de George Crumb, denominada Threnody I: night of the electric insects.
The concert opens with Penderecki's iconic Threnody (to the victims of Hiroshima) from 1960 and is conducted from memory by Krzysztof Urbariski.
The latter systems distinguishes between (shi, poem), (fu, poetic exposition), (bei, Nestorian stele inscription), (lei, threnody [mourning poem]), (ming, inscription), (zhen, admonition), (song, ode), (lun, essay), (zhou, memorial to the throne), and (shui, persuasion).
Morfydd Owen's Threnody for the Passing of Branwen, 1916, was dedicated to Nelson Mandela and was similar to another piece in the programme, Samuel Barber's Adagio for Strings.
Each of the relationships built upon natural procreation by man and woman is an aspect of a Love that transcends them all, and so is described by David in his threnody as brotherhood, espousal, and parenthood.
From this perspective, we should not underestimate the strain of mysticism in Leckey's practice, from the threnody to rave culture embedded in the 1999 video Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore, to the open-eyed, and open-ended, wonder driving the TED-style 2009 lecture-performance Mark Leckey in the Long Tail.
The first half of the program ended with Threnody I and II by Aaron Copland.