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Pope Pius IV


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(Pfitzner: Palestrina). Bass. Pope at the time of the conclusion of the Council of Trent. He makes decisions about the use of polyphonic music in church services. After hearing Palestrina's latest Mass, he appoints him his composer. Created (1917) by Paul Bender.

Subjects: Opera.


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