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John Dowland

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John Dowland

John Dowland has been played on NTS shows including Kit Records, with Lasso Vita Mia, Mi Fa Morire first played on 6 March 2016.

John Dowland (1563–1626) was an English, possibly Irish-born, composer, singer, and lutenist.

Very little is known of Dowland's early life, but it is generally thought he was born in London, or possibly Dublin. It is known that he went to Paris in 1580 where he was in service to the ambassador to the French court. He became a Roman Catholic at this time, which he claimed led to his not being offered a post at Elizabeth I's Protestant court. (However, he had…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Pavan (P18)
John Dowland, Nigel North
Naxos2006
Pavan (P18)
John Dowland, Nigel NorthNaxos2006
Discogs
Semper Dowland Semper Dolens
John Dowland, William Byrd, Fretwork, Michael Chance, Christopher Wilson
Virgin Classics1990
Semper Dowland Semper Dolens
John Dowland, William Byrd, Fretwork, Michael Chance, Christopher WilsonVirgin Classics1990
Discogs
Lasso Vita Mia, Mi Fa Morire
John Dowland, William Byrd, Fretwork, Michael Chance, Christopher Wilson
Virgin Classics1990
Lasso Vita Mia, Mi Fa Morire
John Dowland, William Byrd, Fretwork, Michael Chance, Christopher WilsonVirgin Classics1990
Discogs
M. Nicholas Gryffith His Galiard
Dowland, The Consort Of Musicke
L'Oiseau-Lyre1976
M. Nicholas Gryffith His Galiard
Dowland, The Consort Of MusickeL'Oiseau-Lyre1976
Discogs