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Oratorious
Oratorious Or`a*to"ri*ous, a. [LL. oratorius.] Oratorical. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor. -- Or`a*to"ri*ous*ly, adv. [Obs.]
Oratoriously
Oratorious Or`a*to"ri*ous, a. [LL. oratorius.] Oratorical. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor. -- Or`a*to"ri*ous*ly, adv. [Obs.]

Meaning of Oratorio from wikipedia

- An oratorio (Italian pronunciation: [oraˈtɔːrjo]) is a large musical composition for orchestra, choir, and soloists. Like most operas, an oratorio includes...
- The Christmas Oratorio (German: Weihnachts-Oratorium), BWV 248, is an oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach intended for performance in church during the Christmas...
- Messiah (HWV 56) is an English-language oratorio composed in 1741 by George Frideric Handel, with a scriptural text compiled by Charles Jennens from the...
- Elijah (German: Elias), Op. 70, MWV A 25, is an oratorio written by Felix Mendelssohn. It premiered in 1846 at the Birmingham Festival. It depicts events...
- of the world's most well-known composers. Dieterich Buxtehude composed oratorios for organ, which influenced the later work of Johann Sebastian Bach and...
- Monolith of Phobos "Cricket and the Genie (Movement 1, The Delirium)" "Cricket and the Genie (Movement II, Oratorio Di Cricket)" "Mr. Wright" "Bubbles Burst"...
- Hong Kong Oratorio Society Jakarta Oratorio Society Laurel Oratorio Society Oratorio Society of Minnesota Moscow Oratorio Society Oratorio Society of...
- denouncing the ****cution of Jews. A more personal response, in 1939, was the oratorio A Child of Our Time by the English composer Michael Tippett. Kristallnacht...
- The Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12, by Camille Saint-Saëns, also known as his Christmas Oratorio, is a cantata-like work scored for soloists, chorus, strings...
- Danton's Death (November 5, 1938). As well as being presented in a pared-down oratorio version at the Mercury Theatre on Sunday nights in December 1937, The Cradle...
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