Translation of choir in Spanish:

choir

Pronunciation: /kwaɪr; ˈkwaɪə(r)/

n

  • 1 [Music/Música] coro (masculine) a male-voice choir un coro masculino a choir of angels un coro de ángeles (before noun/delante del nombre) choir practice ensayo (masculine) de coro choir stalls coro (masculine)
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    • Many people sang in school or church choirs or in choral societies.
    • In addition, few church musicians expose their choirs to the vast choral literature of Psalms settings that is readily available.
    • And all of these families are the ones who buy the concert tickets, support the performing organizations and sing in their church choirs.
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    • A well-known but comparatively rare example in English music is Tallis's Spem in alium, for 40 voices in eight five-part choirs.
    • As well as performing items from their own repertoires, both choirs will sing together on two pieces.
    • Barbara T remembers the St Patrick's concert at which the choirs from the Catholic schools sang together dressed in long white muslin frocks with green shamrock crowns on their heads.
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    • They are on original instruments with small choirs, wonderfully balanced, and some of the finest Bach available.
    • The company intends for the mics to be used on acoustic instruments and choirs, as well as drum overheads and percussion.
    • The host school itself has six groups taking part a brass band, brass ensemble, junior brass trio and brass quintet, as well as a wind band and a clarinet choir.
  • 2 (part of church) coro (masculine)
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    • There was possibly a sense that in comparison to the magnificent new transepts and nave the choir itself, once so widely acclaimed, was no longer splendid enough.
    • Brown also does not know the difference between a nave and a choir in church architecture.
    • It was a French architect, William of Sens, who was called in to rebuild the choir of Canterbury Cathedral after the fire of 1174.

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The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.