Francis Cutting

(c. 1550—1596) lutenist and composer

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(bur. London, 7 Jan. 1596). English lutenist and composer. He may have been employed by the Howards of Arundel House in London. About 50 of his compositions for lute survive. Some of them were published in the year of his death, alongside works by his younger contemporary John Dowland.

From The Oxford Companion to Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.

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