noun see virginal II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Virginalist — denotes a composer of the so called virginalist school, and usually refers to the English keyboard composers of the late Tudor and early Jacobean periods. The term does not appear to have been applied earlier than the 19th century. Although the… …   Wikipedia

  • Virginalist — Vir|gi|na|lịst, der; en, en [engl. virginalist, zu: virginal, ↑Virginal]: jmd., der Virginal spielt od. für das Virginal komponiert …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Virginalist — Vir|gi|na|list der; en, en <aus gleichbed. engl. virginalist> Virginalspieler, komponist (um 1600 in England) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • virginalist — vir·gin·al·ist …   English syllables

  • virginalist — ələ̇st noun ( s) Etymology: virginal (II) + ist : one who plays a virginal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Giles Farnaby — Infobox musical artist Name = Giles Farnaby Img capt = Background = non performing personnel Born = Circa 1563, probably either Truro, Cornwall, or London, England Died = November 1640 (aged about 77); buried St Giles Cripplegate, London, England …   Wikipedia

  • Martin Peerson — For the rugby league footballer of the 1990s and 2000s for Wales, see Martin Pearson (rugby league). Martin Peerson (or Pearson) Born Between 1571 and 1573 probably March, Cambridgeshire, England Died 1650 or 1651 (aged 77–80); buried 16 January… …   Wikipedia

  • Orlando Gibbons — (baptised 25 December 1583 – 5 June 1625) was an English composer, virginalist and organist of the late Tudor and early Jacobean periods. He was a leading composer in the England of his day …   Wikipedia

  • Virginals — Virginal redirects here. For other uses, see Virginal (disambiguation). Virginals Flemish virginals (Paris, Musée de la Musique). Note the inset keyboard placed left of centre. Classification Keyboard instrument Playing rang …   Wikipedia

  • virginal — I. adjective Date: 15th century 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a virgin or virginity; especially pure, chaste < a virginal young girl > 2. pristine, unsullied < a virginal snowfall > • virginally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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