James Harding (Jeames Harden)

(ca. 1560-1626)

English composer. Musician in Ordinary on the flutes 1581-1625. Two keyboard fantasias, possibly arrangements, in a British Museum MS; a setting by William Byrd of a 'Gagliarda' in the Fitzwilliam Virginal Book. Galiard by 'Mr. James' in Berlin, Staatsbiblioteket.



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