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Noun Concept
Categories: Church music, Performers of Byzantine music, Occupations in music, Christian worship roles, Byzantine music
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cantor  precentor  choirmaster  chanter  chantre
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In Christianity, the cantor or the worship leader, sometimes called the precentor or the protopsaltes, is the chief singer, and usually instructor, employed at a church, with responsibilities for the choir and the preparation of the Mass or worship service. Wikipedia
Chief singer, and usually instructor, employed at a church, a cathedral or monastery Wikidata
Person who directs the choir in a cathedral or a monastery. OmegaWiki
Singer, especially someone who takes a special role of singing or song leading at a ceremony. Wiktionary
One who chants or sings. Wiktionary
The musical director of a choir, who conducts performances and supervises rehearsal. Wiktionary
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The cantor's place in church is on the right of the choir. Wiktionary
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