Tallis
or Tallys or Talles biographical name Thomas circa 1505-1585 English composer & organist

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  • Tallis — may refer to:People: * Gorden Tallis, an Australian rugby league player * John Tallis, cartographer * Raymond Tallis, an English geriatrician and intellectual * Thomas Tallis (1505 1585), an English composerOther: * The Tallit, a ritual shawl… …   Wikipedia

  • Tallis — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: George Tallis (1869–1948), australischer Theaterunternehmer Raymond Tallis (* 1946), britischer Geriatriker, Schriftsteller und Kulturkritiker Thomas Tallis ( 1505–1585), englischer Komponist geistlicher… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tallis —   [ tælɪs], Thomas, englischer Komponist, * um 1505, ✝ Greenwich (heute zu London) 23. 11. 1585; stammte wahrscheinlich aus Kent, war 1540 Organist und Chorist an der Kathedrale in Canterbury, 1542 85 an der königlichen Kapelle in London, ab 1572 …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tallis — Tal lis, n. Same as {Tallith}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tallis — Tallis, geb. 1529, war unter Elisabeth Hoforganist in London u. st. 1585; er ist der Vater der Kathedralmusik …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Tallis — Tallis, s.v.w. Talith (s.d.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tallis — (izg. tȅlis), Thomas (o.1510 1585) DEFINICIJA engleski skladatelj, orguljaš kraljevske kapele, tiskar nota i spisa o glazbi, autor prvih skladbi anglikanske crkvene glazbe na engleskom jeziku …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Tallis — [tal′is] Thomas 1510? 85; Eng. composer …   English World dictionary

  • Tallis — This distinguished name is of Old French origin, as an Anglicized form of a Norman surname introduced into England after the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is derived from the Old French and Anglo Norman French term taillis , clearing in an area of… …   Surnames reference

  • Tallis — noun English organist and composer of church and secular music; was granted a monopoly in music printing with William Byrd (1505 1585) • Syn: ↑Thomas Tallis • Instance Hypernyms: ↑organist, ↑composer * * * noun see tallith * * * /tal is/ …   Useful english dictionary

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