William Byrd

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William Byrd
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Born: 1539 (Lincoln, United Kingdom) Born c.1539/40 or 1543.
Died: 1623-07-04 (Stondon Massey, United Kingdom)

William Byrd, English madrigalist and composer.
This 'Father of Musicke' is considered the greatest of the Virginal composers, and has arguably had more influence on the development of English music than any other composer.
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D-8 Cabecon*, Byrd*, Gibbons*, Bull*, Sweelinck*, Ralph Kirkpatrick Cabecon*, Byrd*, Gibbons*, Bull*, Sweelinck*, Ralph Kirkpatrick - 16th Century Harpsichord Music(LP, Ltd) Concert Hall D-8 US 1950 Sell This Version
EMS 234 William Byrd - The 4 & 5 Part Masses album art William Byrd - Pro Musica Antiqua, Safford Cape William Byrd - Pro Musica Antiqua, Safford Cape - The 4 & 5 Part Masses(LP) EMS Recordings Inc. EMS 234 US 1954 Sell This Version
ChS-3 William Byrd - The Festival Singers Conducted By Elmer Iseler album art Healey Willan, William Mundy, William Byrd, Orlando Gibbons, Orlando di Lasso*, Elmer Iseler, The Festival Singers Of Toronto* Healey Willan, William Mundy, William Byrd, Orlando Gibbons, Orlando di Lasso*, Elmer Iseler, The Festival Singers Of Toronto* - The Festival Singers Conducted By Elmer Iseler(10", Album) Hallmark Recording ChS-3 Canada 1955 Sell This Version
13 026 AP, AP 13026 William Byrd - Virginal-Music (From The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book) album art William Byrd Virginal-Music (From The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book)(10", Mono) Archiv Produktion, Archiv Produktion 13 026 AP, AP 13026 Germany 1955 Sell This Version
OL 50076, OL.50076 William Byrd - Masters Of Early English Keyboard Music II album art William Byrd, Thomas Tomkins, Thurston Dart William Byrd, Thomas Tomkins, Thurston Dart - Masters Of Early English Keyboard Music II(LP, Album, Mono) L'Oiseau-Lyre, L'Oiseau-Lyre, Éditions De L'Oiseau-Lyre OL 50076, OL.50076 UK 1955 Sell This Version
XWN 18402 William Byrd - Motets album art William Byrd, The Renaissance Singers, Michael Howard (5) William Byrd, The Renaissance Singers, Michael Howard (5) - Motets(LP, Mono) Westminster XWN 18402 US 1957 Sell This Version
XWN 18401 William Byrd / The Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*Sir William McKie* / Lady Jeans* William Byrd / The Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*Sir William McKie* / Lady Jeans* - Mass For Four Voices / Mass For Five Voices(LP, Album, Mono) Westminster XWN 18401 US 1957 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Elizabethan And Jacobean Ayres, Madrigals And Dances album art New York Pro Musica, Noah Greenberg - Byrd* / Gibbons* / Morley* / Dowland* / Campian* / Coperario* / Jones* / Farmer* New York Pro Musica, Noah Greenberg - Byrd* / Gibbons* / Morley* / Dowland* / Campian* / Coperario* / Jones* / Farmer* - Elizabethan And Jacobean Ayres, Madrigals And Dances (Album) Decca UK 1959 Sell This Version
Д—005412, Д—005413 William Byrd - Французская Сюита № 4 / Павана album art Изабелла Неф* - И. С. Бах* / В. Берд* Изабелла Неф* - И. С. Бах* / В. Берд* - Французская Сюита № 4 / Павана(8", Mono) Апрелевский Завод, Апрелевский Завод Д—005412, Д—005413 USSR 1959 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Mass For 5 Voices / Magnificat And Nunc Dimittis From The Great Service / Ave Verum Corpus album art The King's College Choir Of Cambridge, David Willcocks, William Byrd The King's College Choir Of Cambridge, David Willcocks, William Byrd - Mass For 5 Voices / Magnificat And Nunc Dimittis From The Great Service / Ave Verum Corpus (Album) Argo (2) UK 1960 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Music For Voice And Viols album art William Byrd - Russell Oberlin, The In Nomine Players William Byrd - Russell Oberlin, The In Nomine Players - Music For Voice And Viols (Album) Expériences Anonymes US 1960 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Keyboard Musick album art William Byrd - New York Pro Musica, Paul Maynard William Byrd - New York Pro Musica, Paul Maynard - Keyboard Musick (Album) Decca US 1961 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Mass For Four Voices, Mass For Five Voices album art William Byrd, La Société De La Chorale Bach de Montréal*, George Little William Byrd, La Société De La Chorale Bach de Montréal*, George Little - Mass For Four Voices, Mass For Five Voices VOX (6) US 1962 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Mass For Four Voices / Virginal Music album art William Byrd - The Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*Sir William McKie* / Lady Jeans* William Byrd - The Choristers Of Westminster Abbey*Sir William McKie* / Lady Jeans* - Mass For Four Voices / Virginal Music Archiv Produktion, Archiv Produktion Germany 1962 Sell This Version
AMS 37 William Byrd - Die Englische Motette Im "Goldenen Zeitalter" album art St. John's College Choir, William Byrd, John Taverner, George Guest (2) St. John's College Choir, William Byrd, John Taverner, George Guest (2) - Die Englische Motette Im "Goldenen Zeitalter"(LP, Album, Mono) Schwann Musica Sacra AMS 37 Germany 1962 Sell This Version
BG-624 William Byrd - The Silver Swan album art Orlando Gibbons, William Byrd, Francis Pilkington, John Ward (5), Deller Consort Orlando Gibbons, William Byrd, Francis Pilkington, John Ward (5), Deller Consort - The Silver Swan(LP, Mono) The Bach Guild BG-624 US 1962 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Mass In Three Parts / Mass In Four Parts album art William Byrd - The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, David Willcocks William Byrd - The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, David Willcocks - Mass In Three Parts / Mass In Four Parts Argo (2) UK 1963 Sell This Version
5795 William Byrd, The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, David Willcocks William Byrd, The Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, David Willcocks - Mass In Three Parts / Mass In Four Parts(LP, Mono) London Records 5795 UK 1963 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Musik Am Elisabethanischen Hofe (An Evening Of Elisabethian Music) album art Byrd*, Morley*, Dowland*, Julian-Bream-Consort* Byrd*, Morley*, Dowland*, Julian-Bream-Consort* - Musik Am Elisabethanischen Hofe (An Evening Of Elisabethian Music) (Album) RCA Victor Germany 1964 Sell This Version
AWR 7904-C Byrd*, Johnson*, Allison*, Phillips*, Morley*, Dowland*, Campian*, Das Julian-Bream-Consort* Byrd*, Johnson*, Allison*, Phillips*, Morley*, Dowland*, Campian*, Das Julian-Bream-Consort* - Musik Am Elisabethanischen Hofe (An Evening Of Elisabethian Music)(LP, Album, Mono) RCA Victor AWR 7904-C Germany 1964 Sell This Version
LC3898 William Byrd - English Harpsichord Music album art Igor Kipnis / Clarke*, Farnaby*, Handel*, Byrd*, Purcell*, Bull* Igor Kipnis / Clarke*, Farnaby*, Handel*, Byrd*, Purcell*, Bull* - English Harpsichord Music(LP, Album) Epic LC3898 US 1965 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Judgement of Paris Overture / Abdelazar Suite / Fantasie No. 1 for Strings album art Arne*, Purcell*, Byrd*, Chamber Orchestra*, Carlos Surinach Arne*, Purcell*, Byrd*, Chamber Orchestra*, Carlos Surinach - Judgement of Paris Overture / Abdelazar Suite / Fantasie No. 1 for Strings (Album) Heliodor Canada 1966 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Madrigals, Motets, & Anthems album art William Byrd / The Saltire Singers* William Byrd / The Saltire Singers* - Madrigals, Motets, & Anthems (Album) Lyrichord US 1966 Sell This Version
William Byrd - Englische Consort-Musik Um 1600-1640 album art William LawesWilliam Byrd William LawesWilliam Byrd - Englische Consort-Musik Um 1600-1640 (Album) Telefunken, Telefunken Germany 1966 Sell This Version
PAN 6204 William Byrd - Mass In Five Parts album art William Byrd Mass In Five Parts(LP) Saga (5) PAN 6204 UK 1966 Sell This Version