Thomas Weelkes

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Born: 1575-1623
Nationality: English
Education/Training:
awarded a B Mus degree from New College, Oxford
Best Known For:
being one of the most gifted madrigalists and a major composer of church music
Notable Compositions:
Harke all ye lovely saints above; When David heard; As Vesta was, from Latmos hill descending; Like two proud armies; O Jonathan
Assignments:
organist of Winchester College; later joined the choir of Chichester College
Curious Facts:
in 1617 was dismissed from his post at Chichester Cathedral after being reported to the bishop as being "noted and famed for a comon drunckard and notorious swearer & blasphemer"
REPERTOIRE : Mars in a Fury
CONCERTDATES
Glories of the Renaissance 01/19/1974
REPERTOIRE : Sing We At Pleasure
CONCERTDATES
London Bridges 01/30/2011
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