Friday, 4 April 2008

Stondon Massey: New Book. 'William Byrd. Some Notes'

Produced in readiness for the 'Through Changing Scenes' event and to mark the televising of Stondon Massey (Essex) on BBC series, 'Sacred Music', this 20 page booklet gleans a variety of local sources on the life and work of Elizabethan composer, William Byrd, who lived in this area for the last thirty years of his life, until his death in 1623. Contents include a transcription of Byrd's will and Revd. Reeve's writing on the Tercentenary Celebrations held at St Peter & St Paul Church.

Available locally at £1.50 (£2 including P&P to UK addresses) in aid of St Peter & St Paul Church Funds.
For a copy, E mail me (via Profile - on left hand side of home page).

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