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date: 23 October 2019

Cornysh [Cornysshe], Williamlocked

(d. 1523)
  • Roger Bowers


Cornysh [Cornysshe], William (d. 1523), composer and court impresario, is of unknown parentage. It is likely that he was close kin, perhaps even a son, of William Cornysh [Cornysshe] (d. 1502), composer, also of unknown parentage. Nothing is known of the elder ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Musical Times
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