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Parsley, Osbertlocked

  • John Morehen


(b 1511; d Norwich, 1585). English composer and singer. He spent most of his life in Norwich where he was a ‘singing-man’ in the cathedral choir. A memorial tablet to Parsley in the north aisle of the nave of Norwich Cathedral provides most of the biographical information so far available:...

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