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The Muse of heroic poetry and of playing on string instruments; see Muses.

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Chants sung on certain feasts at Mass in the Mozarabic rite; see Mozarabic chant, §4, (vi).

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Mawwāl  

Important Arabic song form performed in melismatic style.

Syria, §4: Musical instruments

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Nigun  

In the liturgical music of the Ashkenazi Jews, an early form of centonized chant, also known as nusa . Among the East European Ḥasidic Jews, the term refers to a type of vocal music, often sung to nonsense syllables and accompanied by dancing, of which one of the important forms is the ...