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Introduction:                     xxsi
A section, or perhaps a whole period, is sung by one alone, then repeated by a number of singers, either in unison or harmony, or, the chorus, instead of repeating the melody of the solo, takes it up and extends it; or else the solo singer is now and then interrupted by the chorus, which at intervals interposes a phrase."
THE SONG OF MOSES OR MIRIAM.
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Sacred history does not tell us what song rose to the lips of those fishermen of old when on the awful fury of the tempest that raged around them fell that calm, majestic command, which won such instant obedience, of " Peace, be






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