25 Shouts - 353,756 Scrobbles
William Byrd (1540 or late 1539 –1623) was one of the most celebrated English composers in the Renaissance. He lived until well into the seventeenth century without writing music in the new Baroque fashion, but his superbly constructed keyboard works marked the beginning of the Baroque organ and harpsichord style. Byrd's life is interesting because of his Roman Catholic sympathies combined with his work in the court of the Anglican Queen Elizabeth I.
User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Ave verum corpus - (4:22) - 861 plays
- Pavan - (4:14) - 592 plays
- Justorum animae - (3:21) - 386 plays
- Kyrie - (1:58) - 494 plays
- Galliard - (1:35) - 684 plays
- Have mercy upon me, O God - (3:11) - 398 plays
- In angel's weed - (3:41) - 304 plays
- Agnus Dei - (3:55) - 370 plays
- Mass A 4: Kyrie - (2:24) - 230 plays
- Vigilate - (4:06) - 215 plays