Sacred Arias -- See Sacred songs Here are entered works for solo voice with sacred texts. Works with secular texts are entered under the heading Songs. This heading is also qualified as appropriate by voice range and specification of accompaniment, e.g. Sacred songs (High voice) with piano; Sacred songs with string orchestra; Sacred songs, Unaccompanied.
Sacred Choral Music -- See Choral music Here are entered works on choral music. Musical compositions for or with chorus are entered under the headings Choruses; Choruses, Sacred; or Choruses, Secular, followed if appropriate by type of chorus and accompaniment.
Sacred Choruses -- See Choruses, Sacred Entered under this heading when used without a qualifier are collections of sacred choral compositions for various groups of voices (men's, mixed, women's, etc.) both accompanied and unaccompanied. For collections or single works the heading may be qualified as appropriate in the following order: 1) voice grouping; 2) number of vocal parts; and 3) specification of accompaniment or the specification, Unaccompanied.The number of vocal parts is specified when 8 or fewer if specification of accompaniment is: 1) not present; 2) Unaccompanied; 3) for continuo; 4) for a solo instrument; or 5) for 2 keyboard instruments.
Sacred Dramatic Music -- See Also the narrower term Oratorios Here are entered musical compositions. Works about the oratorio are entered under the heading Oratorio. --the heading Secular oratorios for oratorios with secular texts
Sacred Dramatic Music History And Criticism -- See Also the narrower term Oratorio Here are entered works about the oratorio. Musical compositions in this form are entered under Oratorios.