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News 2012: (US) Unquiet Thoughts: "Saturday quotes 2.26 Dowland’s training Part 5"

Contributed by Admin on Nov 18, 2012

(From a recent Unquiet Thoughts newsletter)

“Today’s post continues our speculative probe into John Dowland’s background, examining the conditions and events that may have contributed to form the composer’s persona and, by extension, his unique and intricate musical style. …

… Dowland is known to have been in France as servant to Cobham by 1580 but there is hardly any mention of his activities, of his travels, nor of the date of his return to England.  The next recorded mention of Dowland is …”

Visit the Unquiet Thoughts website to read the complete blog article or any past posts. (Good read -- Editor)