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a. An ornamental melody or counterpoint sung or played above a theme. b.

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Trumpet Descants - Index of First Lines
Descants Organ. “Welcome happy morning!” age to age.
Duke Street Descant
Descant. Melody. 1.
On the history and use of descants in congregational hymn singing
Topics Descants & Fauxbourdons
WOODWORTH . . 682.
The First Noel
The First Noel. Soprano Descant. Descant İ 2007 Jeff Whitmill.

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The descants are the first introduction to music making for many children. Easy to care for and always in tune, the Aulos yellow corduroy or blue bag descant is to be found in many school bags.

Suggested Web Resources

Descant - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
May 11, 2008 enhancing hymn singing and playing through the use of descants, help in finding and composing descants.
descants - definition of descants by the Free Online Dictionary
a. An ornamental melody or counterpoint sung or played above a theme. b.
Free Descants - Hymn Descants by Jeff Whitmill
These original descants by Jeff Whitmill are offered for your use, free of charge.
descant settings for hymns... look no further. We have over 100 original tried and tested descants for you.

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