Category talk:Tomkins, John

Half-brother of Thomas Tomkins. He was appointed organist of King's College, Cambridge, [...] in 1619 he moved to London as organist of St Paul's and in 1625 was appointed a Gentleman Extraordinary of the Chapel Royal.

Source: John Irving and Peter Le Huray: John Tomkins quoted from Grove Music Online accessed 30 January 2010

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