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Suggestions for Further Reading

Music in Early Modern England

Ashbee, Andrew. Records of English Court Music . Snodland; Aldershot,



Ashbee, Andrew, and David Lasocki, eds. A Biographical Dictionary of

English Court Musicians 14851714. Aldershot, 1998.


Austern, Linda. "‘Alluring the Auditorie to Effeminacie’: Music and the Idea

of the Feminine in Early Modern England." Music and Letters 74 (1993).


———.   Music in English Children's Drama of the Later Renaissance.

New York, 1992.


Baldwin, Elizabeth. Paying the Piper: Music in Pre-1642 Cheshire.

Kalamazoo, 2002.


Bowers, Roger. English Church Polyphony: Singers and Sources from

the 14th to the 17th Century. Aldershot; Brookfield, 1999.


Boyd, Morrison Comegys. Elizabethan Music and Musical Criticism . Revised

edition. Philadelphia, 1974.


Bray, Roger, ed. The Sixteenth Century . The Blackwell History of Music

in Britain. Oxford, 1995.


Caldwell, John. The OxfordHistory of English Music. Vol. I,From the

Beginnings to  c. 1715. Oxford; New York, 1991.


Charteris, Richard. An Annotated Catalogue of Music Manuscripts in the

Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C.Hillsdale, 2005.


Clark, Peter. The English Alehouse: A Social History, 12001830. London;

New York, 1983.


Duffin, Ross. Shakespeare's Songbook. New York, 2004.


Finney, Gretchen L. Musical Backgrounds for English Literature: 15801650.

New Brunswick, 1962.


Gouk, Penelope. Music, Science, and Natural Magic in Seventeenth-Century

England. New Haven, 1999.


Harper, John. The Forms and Orders of Western Liturgy from the Tenth to the

Eighteenth Century. Oxford; New York, 1991.


Hollander, John. The Untuning of the Sky: Ideas of Music in English Poetry,

15001700.   Second edition. New York, 1970.


Holman, Peter. Four and Twenty Fiddlers: The Violin at the English Court

15401690. Oxford; New York, 1993.


Houck, Stacey Jocoy. “Decoding Music Resistance: Vocal Music in the Service

of the King (1625–1660).” Ph.D. diss., Universityof Illinois, 2005.


Kisby, Fiona, ed. Music and Musicians in RenaissanceCitiesand Towns.

Cambridge; New York, 2001.


Krummel, D. W. English Music Printing 15531700. London, 1975.


Le Huray, Peter. Music and the Reformation in England, 15491660 .

Second edition. Cambridge; New York, 1978.


Lindley, David. Shakespeare and Music. London, 2006.


McColley, Diane Kelsey. Poetry and Music in Seventeenth-Century England.

Cambridge; New York, 1997.


Mellers, Wilfrid. "Music: Paradise and Paradox in the Seventeenth Century."

In Seventeenth-Century Britain, ed. Boris Ford. Cambridge, 1992.


Milsom, John. "Music, Politics, and Society." In A Companion to Tudor Britain.

Blackwell Companions to British History, ed. Robert Tittler and Norman L.

Jones. Malden, 2004.


———. "Sacred Songs in the Chamber." In English Choral Practice

14001650, ed. John Morehen. Cambridge, 1995.


———. "Songs and Society in Early Tudor London." Early Music History

16 (1997).


Monson, Craig. "Byrd, the Catholics, and the Motet: The Hearing Reopened."

In Hearing the Motet: Essays on the Motet of the Middle Ages and Renaissance ,

ed. Dolores Pesce. New York, 1997.


———. "Elizabethan London." In The Renaissance: From the 1470s to the

End of the 16th Century, ed. Iain Fenlon. EnglewoodCliffs, 1989.


———. Voices and Viols in England, 16001650: The Sources and the Music.

Ann Arbor, 1982.


Morehen, John, ed. English Choral Practice 14001650. Cambridge, 1995.


Page, Daniel Bennett. "Uniform and Catholic: Church Music in the Reign of

Mary Tudor (1553–1558)." Ph.D. diss., BrandeisUniversity, 1996.


Price, David C. Patrons and Musicians of the English Renaissance. Cambridge;

New York, 1981.


Schmitt, Samuel Armstrong. "The Paston Manuscripts in Context: A Study of

Folger Shakespeare Library Ms V.A.405–7." Ph.D. diss., CatholicUniversity

of America, 2004.


Seng, Peter J. The Vocal Songs in the Plays of Shakespeare, a Critical

History. Cambridge, Mass., 1967.


Shesgreen, Sean, ed. The Criers and Hawkers of London: Engravings and

Drawings by Marcellus Laroon. Aldershot; Stanford, 1990.


———. Images of the Outcast: The Urban Poor in the Cries of London.

New Brunswick; Manchester, 2002.


Smith, Jeremy. "Music and Politics in Late Elizabethan England: The Identities

of Oriana and Diana." Journal of the American Musicological Society 58 (2005).


———. Thomas East and Music Publishing in Renaissance England. Oxford;

New York, 2003.


Smith, Bruce R. The Acoustic World of Early Modern England: Attending to the

O-Factor. Chicago, 1999.


Spink, Ian, ed. The Seventeenth Century The Blackwell History of Music in

Britain. Oxford, 1992.


———. English Song: Dowland to Purcell. Second edition. London; New York, 1986.


Temperley, Nicholas. The Hymn Tune Index: A Census of English-Language

Hymn Tunes in Printed Sources from 1535 to 1820. 4 vols. Oxford; New York, 1998.


———. The Music of the EnglishParishChurch. Cambridge; New York, 1979.


Walls, Peter. Music in the English Courtly Masque 1604-1640. Oxford;

New York, 1996.


Woodfill, Walter L. Musicians in English Society from Elizabeth to Charles I .

Revised edition. New York, 1969.

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