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date: 22 August 2019

Pygott, Richardlocked

(d. 1549)
  • Nick Sandon

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Pygott, Richard (d. 1549), composer and church musician, is of unknown parentage and background. He spent more than thirty years in two of the foremost choral foundations of early Tudor England, first as master of Cardinal Wolsey's household chapel choir and later as a gentleman of ...

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