Tallis [Tallys, Talles], Thomas
- Paul Doe
- and David Allinson
(bc1505; d Greenwich, 20 or 23 Nov 1585). English composer.
Although no record of his childhood has been found, Tallis must have been born in the first decade of the 16th century probably in Kent, the county with which he had lifelong professional and family connections. His earliest known documented appearance is in the accounts for ...