Chapel royal

A *chapel attached to a royal house or palace.

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  • Chapel Royal — A Chapel Royal is a department of the Ecclesiastical Household of the monarch in right of each of the Commonwealth realms, formally known as the royal Free Chapel of the Household . The household is further divided into three parts: an… …   Wikipedia

  • Chapel Royal — Die Chapels Royal (engl. [ˈtʃæpɘlz ˈɹɔɪɘl] „königliche Kapellen“) sind zwei Kapellen im St. James’s Palace in London: Die eigentliche Chapel Royal und die Queen s Chapel. Zur Chapel Royal gehört auch der königliche Chor, der bei Gottesdiensten in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chapel Royal —    Private chapel attached to the English court, and home of one of the foremost vocal ensembles of Europe until the 18th century. The Chapel Royal choir originated as a group of administrator clerks temporarily assigned to sing at English royal… …   Historical dictionary of sacred music

  • chapel royal — noun (plural chapels royal) 1. : a chapel officially connected with the court of a Christian sovereign or attached to a royal palace 2. usually capitalized C&R : a Church of England establishment that consists usually of dean, subdean, canons,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • CHAPEL ROYAL — (англ., произн. чэпель ройель), King s Chapel, См. Капелла …   Музыкальный словарь Римана

  • Chapel Royal, Brighton — Chapel Royal, Brighton …   Wikipedia

  • Chapel Royal (Dublin Castle) — The Chapel Royal, Dublin Castle To its right is the last surviving example of Dublin Castle s mediæval towers. The Chapel Royal in Dublin Castle was the official Church of Ireland chapel of the Household of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland from… …   Wikipedia

  • Chapel Royal of Naples — The Chapel Royal of Naples was the sacred musical establishment of the Spanish court in Naples which began with the Catalan Aragonese Court of Naples,[1] and continued to the Habsburgs[2] the Bourbons, and Joseph Napoleon.[3] Maestri di cappella …   Wikipedia

  • Dean of the Chapel Royal — Anglicanism portal Dean of the Chapel Royal, in any kingdom, can be the title of an official charged with oversight of that kingdom s Chapel Royal, the ecclesiastical establishment which is part of the Royal Household and ministers to it …   Wikipedia

  • Gentleman of the Chapel Royal — noun A lay singer who assists the priests in the choral service of the royal chapel • • • Main Entry: ↑gentleman …   Useful english dictionary

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