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The austere Counter-Reformation, which sought to oppose the vast polyphonic arrangements of the Renaissance, gave birth to a new form of freedom with complex improvised embellishments. The emotional powers of secular madrigals were put to use for religious purposes, inducing in the listener a feeling of spiritual ecstasy.