Definition of Motetts

1. motett [n] - See also: motett



Lexicographical Neighbors of Motetts

motccil
mote
moted
motel room
motelier
moteliers
motelike
motels
moten
motes
motesanib
motet
motets
motett
motetts (current term)
motey
moth
moth-eaten
moth-eaten alopecia
moth-er
moth-resistant
moth bean
moth miller
moth mullein
moth orchid
moth patch
moth plant
mothball
mothballed

Literary usage of Motetts

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Violin and Its Music by George Hart (1881)
"... courteous, polished; was an excellent chess player, a good musician, a composer of songs and motetts." With the opening years of the sixteenth century, ..."

2. Renaissance in Italy: The Catholic Reaction by John Addington Symonds (1887)
"... motetts— The Song of Solomon set to Melody—Palestrina, the Saviour of Music—The Founder of the Modern Style—Florentine Essays in the Oratorio. ..."

3. The Quarterly Musical Magazine and Review by Richard Mackenzie Bacon (1818)
"A Collection of motetts for the Offertory and other Pieces, principally adapted for the Morning Service. The whole composed, selected, and arranged, ..."

4. Catalogue of the Library of the Sacred Harmonic Society by Sacred Harmonic Society Library, William Henry Husk (1872)
"motetts, &c. The Cantus and Bassus parts of a collection of Latin ... motetts (A collection of), for a single voice, by various composers. 4 vols., viz. ..."

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