|←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. It has been suggested that he may have written some of the anonymous lyrics himself.|
- The First Booke of Songes or Ayres (1597)
- First Book of Airs, edited by (1921)
- The Second Booke of Songes or Ayres (1600)
Works about Dowland
- “Dowland, John,” in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.