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Bennet, Johnlocked

(fl. 1599–1614)
  • David Brown

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Bennet, John (fl. 1599–1614), composer, was probably born in the north-west of England. The preface to his Madrigals to Four Voices (1599), the contents of which Bennet describes as 'the first fruits of my simple skill', declares his indebtedness to the volume's dedicatee, 'the right worshipful ...

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