Thomas Tallis

by: iriana.judge

music he composed

- Lamentation

-Spem in Alium

-Salvatore mundi

-with all our heart

-Videte miraculum

Birth&Death

(born c.1505- died November,23 1585 Greenwich, London)

Facts&childhood

it is believed that Thomas tallies was probably choirboy or child of the the chapel royal st. the same singing establish which he later went to as a man
Thomas Tallis - Lamentation
Spem in Alium by Thomas Tallis: Fifty Shades of Grey Seductive Soundtrack, Renaissance Choral Music

Fun facts


__almost all of his music is for singing without the music_most of his music was written for a church_

Spem amazing because it is written in 40 parts. This means that at least 40 voices are needed to sing it!

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career

he decided to choose the musical career in 1532, he then went to London and he was appointed an organist at St Mary-le-Hill in Billingsgate. later in 1543 he was appointed a gentleman with the chapel royal which marked the real turning point in tallies life.