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Unformatted text preview: MUSIQUE DE LA BIBLE REVELEE Temple of Solomon PICS and DIAGRAMS YOUTUBE 288 singers and instrumentalists, 120 trumpets, 24 cantors teaching 4000 music students, potential choristers LEVITES Assyrians: Conquest Quote from Sennacherib “Byron poem” Babylonians: Exile Nebuchanezzar’s orchestra Belshazzar’s feast King Cyrus’s providential order VIDEO “Balshazzar’s feast” from The Play of Daniel YOUTUBE Verdi, “Va, pensiero”  New Conquerors: Hellenistic Greeks, Maccabees, Romans HEROD’S TEMPLE Functionality of music Note “Sounding the Divine,” part 1 [note especially Hebrew and Gregorian versions of Psalm 114] Cantor’s job, temple and synagogue music CD: ANCIENT ECHOES 7 shofar 8 priestly blessing 13 trumpets, cymbals, Psalm 114 CD: MUSIQUE DE LA BIBLE REVELEE (Haik-Ventura) YOUTUBE (2) Herod’s Temple, Building Herod’s Temple...
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