Definition of Choir. Meaning of Choir. Synonyms of Choir
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Definition of Choir
ChoirChoir Choir, n. [OE. quer, OF. cuer, F. ch[oe]ur, fr. L.
chorus a choral dance, chorus, choir, fr. Gr. ?, orig.
dancing place; prob. akin to ? inclosure, L. hortus garden,
and E. yard. See Chorus.]
1. A band or organized company of singers, especially in
church service. [Formerly written also quire.]
2. That part of a church appropriated to the singers.
3. (Arch.) The chancel.
Choir organ (Mus.), one of the three or five distinct
organs included in the full organ, each separable from the
rest, but all controlled by one performer; a portion of
the full organ, complete in itself, and more practicable
for ordinary service and in the accompanying of the vocal
Choir screen, Choir wall (Arch.), a screen or low wall
separating the choir from the aisles.
Choir service, the service of singing performed by the
choir. --T. Warton.
Meaning of Choir from wikipedia
- A choir
(/ˈkwaɪər/; also known
as a quire, chorale
or chorus) is a musical ensemble
of singers. Choral
music, in turn, is the music written
! is a Canadian musical choir
in Toronto, Ontario. Instead
of a traditional organizational
model, the choir
Boy is a play by American playwright Tarell Alvin
McCraney. The play premiered
2012 at the Royal Court
Theatre, London, before
- The Choir
to: The Choir
(alternative rock band), a Christian
rock band formed
in California, originally known
as Youth Choir
. The Choir
- three Orders
is no standard hierarchical organization
the Christian division
" or spheres,...
- Weeping Choir
is the seventh studio album
album) by the American grindcore
band Full of ****. The album
are sometimes referred
to as choral
master, or choirmaster, particularly
is an ensemble
(or actors). Choir
may also refer
(architecture), the area between
the nave and sanctuary
in a church...
- Red Army Choir
to: Alexandrov Ensemble Rosgvardia Academic
Song and Dance
- Volcano Choir
is an American indie
rock band from Wisconsin, formed
in 2005. The band began
as a collaboration between
Bon Iver's Justin Vernon
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