• (adj): Of military officers; holding by virtue of a commission a rank of second lieutenant or ensign or above.
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Transfiguration (Raphael) - History
... It was commissioned by Cardinal Giulio de Medici who was made archbishop of Narbonne and became Pope Clement VII ... At the time when Raphael was commissioned to paint the Transfiguration he was still doing the other commissions, the Stanze and the cartoons of the life of St Peter, three palaces and a ... So Giulio de Medici commissioned Sebastiano del Piombo to paint the “Raising of Lazarus” to spur Raphael on ...
Direct Entry Officer
... A direct entry officer, or DEO, is a commissioned officer in the British, Canadian, and Australian armies ... A direct entry officer is normally commissioned directly from civilian status, although he can also be commissioned from lower army ranks ... Most DEOs are under the age of thirty when they are commissioned ...
Wittelsbach Class Battleship - Construction
... Wittelsbach was commissioned into the fleet on 15 October of that year ... Although she was launched on 6 June 1901—nearly a full year after Wittelsbach— she was commissioned on 1 October 1902, two weeks earlier than her sister ship ... She was launched on 12 June 1901 and commissioned into the fleet on 25 October 1902 ...
Carl Stone - Works - Other Commissioned Works
... DVD-Audio/Video piece for 5.1 surround sound system commissioned by Starkland Sa Rit Gol (1997) – Piece for disklavier and pianist commissioned by Bay Area Pianists ... Ruen Pair (1993) – Piece for electronic chamber ensemble commissioned by the Paul Dresher Ensemble Rezukuja (1991) – Piece for bass marimba and electronics ... Mae Yao (1984) – Piece for live electronics, multiple bagpipes and pipe organ commissioned by The Art of Spectacle Festival Se Jong (1983) – Piece for tape commissioned by the 1984 Olympic Arts ...
John Moran (composer) - List of Known Works
... Manson Family (1990) Music-Theater in 3 Acts / Commissioned by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts The Hospital (1991) Music-Theater Commissioned By "Meryl Vladimer" for the CLUB La MaMa The (Haunted) House (1992 ... Caligari (1997) Music-Theater in 2 Acts / Commissioned by A.R.T ... Harvard University Book of the Dead (2nd Avenue) (2000) Music-Theater in 3 Acts / Commissioned by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts John Moran with Eva Müller (2003 ...

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    He crafted his writing and loved listening to those tiny explosions when the active brutality of verbs in revolution raced into sweet established nouns to send marching across the page a newly commissioned army of words-on-maneuvers, all decorated in loops, frets, and arrowlike flourishes.
    Alexander Theroux (b. 1940)