The world of William Byrd

musicians, merchants and magnates by John Harley

Publisher: Ashgate in Burlington, VT

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Byrd, William, -- 1542 or 3-1623,
  • Byrd, William, -- 1542 or 3-1623 -- Contemporaries,
  • Byrd, William, -- 1542 or 3-1623 -- Friends and associates,
  • Music -- Social aspects -- England -- History -- 16th century,
  • Composers -- England,
  • England -- Social conditions -- 16th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn Harley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.B996 H39 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24081238M
ISBN 109781409400882, 9781409409335
LC Control Number2010008292

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In The World of William Byrd John Harley builds on his previous work, William Byrd: Gentleman of the Chapel Royal (Ashgate, ), in order to place the composer more clearly in his social context.

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William Byrd, English organist and composer of the Shakespearean age who is best known for his development of the English madrigal. He also wrote virginal and organ music that elevated the English keyboard style. Of Byrd’s origins and early life in London little is known. He was a pupil and protégé.

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The life and activities of Elizabethan composer William Byrd exhibit many connections with the literary world of his time. As a composer of secular vocal music, Byrd knew and used contemporary poetry as texts for his songs, and he likely knew many prominent poets personally.

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Byrd lived in a time of great changes. William Byrd (c) was one of the finest composers of the Tudor period. Though a Catholic who plied his trade during the reign of the Protestant Elizabeth I – a notoriously fraught era for those on the wrong side of the religious divide – he was so highly rated by the queen that she gave him (along with Thomas Tallis, a fellow Catholic) an exclusive licence to publish music.

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A generation of English composers such as Thomas Tallis and William Byrd served the Protestant cause with that "best sort of music," adapting the techniques of the Continental Renaissance (though both also continued to write music for the Catholics as well).

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Previously he was Adviser in the Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit of the South Asia Region of the Bank.