Nov 03, 2007 · homonoire said. Tallis' character is a disappointment and yes, to me it makes a difference whether he is str8 or gay or both. It doesn't change his genius or our perception of him but as one of two queer characters on this whole damn show (both fated to obscurity and heteronormative marital 'bliss') he has to bear the burden of representation for alternate sexualities in medieval Author: Martin. Thomas Tallis (c. 1505 – 23 November 1585) was an English composer who occupies a primary place in anthologies of English choral music. He is considered one of England's greatest composers, and he is honoured for his original voice in English musicianship.
The Tudors Fact Check: William Compton William Compton features prominently in the first season of the series, The Tudors. He is cast as a close friend to King Henry VIII, among several other young men, participating in festivities, tournaments, and generally enjoying what having a best buddy in the big chair has to offer. Thomas Tallis. May 26, 2008 · It's interesting how in the first season of The Tudors, a pair of non-gay historical figures (Thomas Tallis and William Compton) were depicted as having a romantic relationship, and at the time many in the audience thought that this plot was just one of the show's twists and turns, that it must be going *somewhere*; there was even speculation that Tallis was going to be used as a stand-in for.
Thomas Tallis, one of the most important English composers of sacred music before William Byrd. His style encompassed the simple Reformation service music and the great Continental polyphonic schools whose influence he was largely responsible for introducing into English music. Nothing is known of. Though not a great deal is known about the childhood and life of this 16th century composer, his surviving works have grasped everyone’s admiration. Know more about Thomas Tallis’s through this biography.
Peter Compton, (1523 – 1544) the eldest son and heir, aged six at his father's death, became the ward of cardinal Thomas Wolsey. He married Anne, daughter of George Talbot, 4th Earl of Shrewsbury and by her, had a son, Henry who was created Baron Compton by Elizabeth I. Henry's son, William was made Earl of Northampton by James I.Born: William Compton, c. 1482, Compton, Warwickshire. Jan 22, 2011 · 2 Scenes from the Tudors ; William Compton (Kris Holden-Ried) pursues Thomas Tallis. 2 Scenes from the Tudors ; William Compton (Kris Holden-Ried) pursues Thomas Tallis .
Mar 28, 2015 · The Best of Thomas Tallis (c. 1505 – 3 December 1585) Conductor:Jeremy Summerly Oxford Camerata Tallis occupies a primary place in anthologies of English choral music, and is considered one of.