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  • But the most celebrated composition of Allegri is the Miserere, still annually performed in the Sistine Chapel at Rome.
  • In spite of the precautions of the popes, the Miserere has long been public property.
  • The entire music performed at Rome in Holy Week, Allegri's Miserere included, has been issued at Leipzig by Breitkopf and Hertel.
  • Round the circlet is the singularly inappropriate text from Psalm li., "Miserere mei Deus secundum magnam misericordiam tuam."
  • The seats generally can be folded back so as to allow the occupant to stand upright or kneel; beneath the seat, especially in monastic churches, is fixed a small bracket, a miserere, which affords a slight rest for the person while standing.

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