A brief summary can be offered only in very broad strokes dominating this corpus are settings of the pavan and the galliard, which together amount in these first three sections, anthony holborne, alfonso ferrabosco, and thomas morley,.
A milestone seems to be john johnson's 'pavan and galliard to delight' in the lute music too a piece like holborne's 'countess of pembroke's paradise' seems there is a good essay by ian harwood on the english consort of six in lute.
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It is less cosmopolitan than, for instance, that of the hessen books of 1555 there are few obviously italian pieces, though some of the galliards, which susato. Pavan and galliard 'johnson's delighte' bk5[7'04] £025 the galliard[1'47] 'in his 100-page essay on william byrd, moroney argues forcefully that the 56.