Notes of dule: Byrd and Guichardo

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Notes that Byrd quotes the anonymous song "Guichardo" in his well-known four-part Fantasia for viols published in 1611. Suggests a possible composer of the song, which has had several commercial recordings.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)14-19
Number of pages6
JournalThe Viol
Issue number42
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2016


  • William Byrd
  • Guichardo
  • Richard Farrant
  • Robert Parsons
  • Nicolas Strogers
  • Come tread the paths
  • Tancred and Gismunda

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