|←Author Index: Do||John Dowland
|English Renaissance composer. Well-known in his day as a lutenist. Wrote for the lute and also composed songs, often setting anonymous lyrics. He may also have been a singer and lyricist.|
Works about Dowland
- “Dowland, John,” in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.
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