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Farmer, John (fl. 1591–1601), composer

David Brown

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Farmer, John (fl. 1591–1601), composer, was still 'in youth' in 1591, according to a eulogistic poem printed in his collection of canons of that year, Divers and Sundry Ways of Two Parts in one … upon one Plainsong. In the following year he was a major contributor to ...

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