English Musicians in the Age of Exploration

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Pendragon Press, 1995 - Music - 310 pages
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A study of English musicians' part in the growth of Britain's overseas interests, from the accession of Elizabeth I to the end of the 17th century. Sections focus on the musical community of the long-distance sailing ship, the work of musicians in overseas enterprise in the New World and in the East
 

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Contents

MUSICAL LIFE ON SHIPS
1
The Music
39
Exploration And Colonization In The New World
93
Trade In The East
155
Index
297
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About the author (1995)

Ian Woodfield is Professor of Historical Musicology at The Queen's University of Belfast.

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