Disarming Pachelbel Songs of Praise and Exaltation! This year, A Joyful Noyse’s Advent concert will focus on a composer who is known by almost all for his Canon in D, but whose other works have been rarely performed or recorded. The early music ensemble is in residence at Hancock Church in Lexington and provides the church with service music as well as concerts of sacred and secular music. Born in 1655, in Nuremberg, Germany, Johann Pachelbel was extremely popular and respected in his own lifetime....