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Bull, John


 Bol, John  
 Bonville, John  
 Boul, John  
 Bouville, John  
 Bul, John  

librettist, musicisti, organ, organista, set design, composer

born: ? 1562-1563 Old Radnor, Radnorshire / county, Wales Source: 1  

died: 12-13 Mar 1628 Antwerp, Belgium Source: 1  

active in church: 1582-1586 Hereford, Herefordshire / county, England Source: 1  
active in church: 1592-1613 London, England Source: 1  
active in church: 1615-1628 Antwerp, Belgium Source: 2  

perf: 1984 Venezia, Italy (La Fenici)  

The Music Sack has 68 items with information about John Bull:



p. 243-264 In:
Klein, Axel
Irish classical recordings
A discography of Irish art music
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2001, 264 p.

Number of People : 1,228



The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


Keyboard music to the End of the Renaissance

p. 16 In:
Gordon, Stewart
A History of Keyboard Literature.
Music for the Piano and its Forerunners
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 566 p.

Number of People : 33


[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


Indice Dei Nomi

p. 487-570 In:
Rossi, Franco
Girardi, Michele
Il teatro la Fenici : chronologia degli spettacoli 1938-1991
Venezia: Albrizzi Editore, 1992, 650 p.

Number of People : 11,539


Shaw, Harold Watkins
The succession of organists of the Chapel Royal and the cathedrals of England and Wales from c1538
Also of the organists of the collegiate churches of Westminster and Windsor, certain academic choral foundations, and the cathedrals of Armagh and Dublin
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1991

Number of People : 902


Darasse, Xavier
Catagrel, Gilles
Roubinet, Michel
Sabatier, Francois
Guillard, Georges
Francois-Sappey, Brigitte
Guide de la musique d'orgue
Sous la direction de Gilles Catagrel avec la collaboratino de Xavier Darasse, Brigitte Francois-Sappey, Georges Guillard, Michel Roubinet, Francois Sabatier
Fayard, 1991, 840 p.

Number of People : 250


Bierley, Paul E.
Rehrig, William H.
The heritage encyclopedia of band music : composers and their music
Edited by Paul E. Bierley
William H. Rehrig
Westerville, Ohio: Integrity Press, 1991

Number of People : 8,916


Williams, Peter
The Organ Yearbook. 16 (1985), S. 168-169.

Number of People : 1


Cunningham, Walker
The keyboard music of John Bull.
Epping: Bowker 1984. XVIII, 274 S.
       Mit Noten.
      (Series: Studies in Musicology; 71)

Number of People : 1


Salmen, Gabriele
Musiker im Portrat
Munchen: C. H. Beck, 1984, 5 BANDE p.

Number of People : 402


Cunningham, Walker
The Keyboard Music of John Bull.
Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1984, 274 p.
       musical examples

Number of People : 1

Descriptive note


Lotief, Cecil A.
A comprehensive performance project in piano literature with an essay on John Bull and some of his plainsong settings for keyboard
Iowa (Iowa City). 1983. dissertation. IV, 75 Bl. Mit Noten.
       Mit Noten.

Number of People : 1


Biografieen van de organisten der O.V.L. kerk 1500-1650

p. 60 In:
Persoons, Guido
De orgels en de organisten van de onze lieve vrouwkerk te Antwerpen van 1500 tot 1650
Door Guido Persoons
Brussel: Palesi der Academien, 1981, 287 p.

Number of People : 19


Cunningham, Walker Evans
The keyboard music of John Bull
Berkeley. 1981. dissertation.

Number of People : 1

 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


Robijns, Jozef
Zijlstra, Miep
Algemene muziek enciclopedie
hoofdred., J. Robijns en Miep Zijlstra
Haarlem: De Haan, [1979]-1984

Number of People : 16,262


Indice Onomastico

p. 153-159 In:
Calahorra Martinez, Pedro
Historia de la musica en Aragon
(siglos I-XVII)
Zaragoza: Libreria General, 1977

Number of People : 466


Shaw, Harold Watkins
Massey, Roy
The organists and organs of Hereford Cathedral
By Watkins Shaw
With a note by Roy Massey
Hereford, England: Friends of Hereford Cathedral, 1976, 47 p.

Number of People : 32

More Details : (1 Section)


Sundstrom, Einar
Morin, Gosta
Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sohlman's musiklexikon
2. rev. och utvidgade uppl.
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl-Alan Moberg och Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, 1975-1979, 5 v.

Number of People : 10,962


Gameron, Francis
John Bull : a retrospect.
Studies in Music. 5 (1971), S. 43-53.
       Mit 2 Taf.

Number of People : 1


Honneger, Marc
Dictionnaire de la musique
Publie sous la direction de Marc Honneger
Paris: Bordas, 1970-76

Number of People : 6,183


Chappell, Paul
A portrait of John Bull, c1563-1628
Hereford: Hereford Cathedral 1970. 25 S.

Number of People : 1


Schumann, Otto
Handbuch der Klaviermusik
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen's Verlag, 1969

Number of People : 66


Henry, Leigh
Dr. John Bull, 1562-1628.
New York: Da Capo Press 1968. 304 S.
      (Series: Da Capo Press Music Reprint Series)

Number of People : 1


Henry, Leigh
Dr. John Bull, 1562-1628.
New York 1968.

Number of People : 1

More Details : (1 review)


Weiss, Piero
Ellmann, Richard
Letters of composers through six centuries
Compiled and edited by Piero Weiss
Foreword by Richard Ellmann
Philadelphia: Chilton Book Company, [1967], 619 p.

Number of People : 98


Ewen, David
Great composers 1300-1900
A biographical and critical guide
Compiled and edited by David Ewen
New York: H. W. Wilson Company, 1966, 429 p.

Number of People : 198


Zenei lexikon
Budapest: Zenemukiado Vallalat, 1965

Number of People : 4,351


Smith, W.J.
Five centuries of Cambridge musicians 1464-1964
By W.J. Smith
Cambridge: W. Heffer, 1964, 75 p.

Number of People : 178


Noske, Frits
John Bull's Dutch Carol.
Music and Letters. 44 (1963), S. 326-333.

Number of People : 1


Persoons, Guido
John Bull, Organist te Antwerpen. 1614-1628.
Musica sacra "sancta sancte ". 64 (1963), S. 40-43.

Number of People : 1


Dart, Thurston
A' letter' of recommendation written for John Bull in 1617.
Revue Belge de Musicologie. 17 (1963), s. 121-124.

Number of People : 1


Dart, Thurston
John Bull (1563-1628)
Music in Britain. 1962, Nr. 59, S. 9-11.

Number of People : 1


Dart, Thurston
An unknown Letter from Dr. John Bull.
Acta musicologica. 32 (1960), S. 175-177.

Number of People : 1


Dart, Thurston
John Bull's "Chapel"
Music and letters. 40 (1959), S. 279-282.

Number of People : 1


Eitner, Robert
Biographisch-bibliographisches Quellen-Lexikon der Musiker und Musikgelehrten
Christlicher Zeitrechnung bis Mitte des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts
Graz: Akademische Druck- u. Verlaganstalt, 1959

Number of People : 26,838


Hoppe, Harry R.
John Bull in the Archduke Albert's Service.
Music and Letters. 35 (1954), S. 114-115.

Number of People : 1


Pena, Joaquin
Angles, Higinio
Querol Gavalda, Miguel
Diccionario de la musica labor
Iniciado por Joaquin Pena
Continuado por Higinio Angles
Con la colaboracion de Miguel Querol y otros distinguidos musicologos espanoles y extranjeros
Barcelona: Editorial Labor, 1954, 2V, 2318P.

Number of People : 7,942


Mellers, Wilfred Howard
John Bull and English Keyboard Music.
The Musical Quarterly. 40 (1954), S. 364-383 u. 548-571.

Number of People : 1


Dickinson, Alan Edgar Frederick
John Bull's fugal Style.
Monthly musical Record. 84 (1954), S. 227-234.

Number of People : 1


Brook, Donald
Master of the keyboard
London: Rockliff Salisbury Square, 1951

Number of People : 22


Moberg, Carl-Allan
Sundstrom, Einar
Sohlman's musiklexikon : nordiskt och allmant upplagsverk for tonkonst, musikliv och dans
Redaktion: Gosta Morin, Carl Allan Moberg [och] Einar Sundstrom
Stockholm: Sohlman Forlag, [1951-]

Number of People : 8,662


Howes, H.W. / Dr.
Anglo-Belgian musical relations
By Dr. H.W. Howes
London: Belgian Information Centre, 1944, 36 p.

Number of People : 13


Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Fourth edition revised and enlarged
New York: G. Schirmer, 1940

Number of People : 6,835


Clutton, Cecil
Dr. John Bull : composer for the Organ.
Musical Opinion 61, 817-18.

Number of People : 1


Frank, Paul
Altmann, Wilhelm
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon : fur Musiker und Freunde der Musik
Begrundet von Paul Frank
Neu bearbeitet und erganzt von Wilhelm Altmann
Regensburg: Gustave Bosse, 1936, 730 p.

Number of People : 17,230


Norlind, Tobias
Allmant musiklexikon
Stockholm: Wahlstrom & Widstrand, 1927-28, 2V p.

Number of People : 4,739


Grew, Sydney
Makers of music
The story of singers and instrumentalists
By Sydney Grew
London: G. T. Foulis, 1926

Number of People : 70


Hamilton, Clarence G.
Piano music : its composers and characteristics
By Clarence G. Hamilton, professor of music, Wellesley College
Boston: Oliver Ditson Company, [1925]

Number of People : 131


West, John Ebenezer
Cathedral organists past and present.
A record of the succession of organists of the cathdrals, chapels royal, and principal collegiate churches of the United Kingdom, from about the period of the Reformation until the present day.
With biographical notes, extracts from the chapter books, anecdotes, &c.
London: Novello, 1921, 141 p.

Number of People : 634


Bridge, Frederick
Twelve good musicians : From John Bull to Henry Purcell
New York: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, 1920

Number of People : 12


Anderton, H. Orsmond
Early English music
London: Musical Opinion, 1920

Number of People : 41


Remy, Alfred
Baker, Theodore
Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians
Third edition
Revised and enlarged by Alfred Remy, M.A.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1919, 1094 p.

Number of People : 7,067


Rapin, Eugene
Histoire du piano et des pianistes
Par Eugene Rapin
Bologna: Forni Editore, 1904

Number of People : 394


Baker, Theodore
Biographical dictionary of musicians
Compiled and edited by Theodore Baker, Ph.D.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1900, 653 p.

Number of People : 5,682

More Details : (1 Section)


Grove, George / Sir
A dictionary of music and musicians
London: MacMillan, 1900

Number of People : 443


Bie, Oscar
Kellett, E.E.
Naylor, Edward Woodall
A history of the pianoforte and pianoforte players
Translated and revised from the German of Oscar Bie by E.E. Kellett and E.W. Naylor
London: J. A. Dent, 1899

Number of People : 50


Stratton, Stephen Samuel
Brown, James D.
British musical biography.
A dictionary of musical artists, authors and composers born in Britain and its colonies.
By James D. Brown and Stephen S. Stratton
Birmingham: S.S. Stratton, 1897, 462 p.

Number of People : 4,164


Bumpus, John S.
The organists & composers of St. Paul's cathedral
By John S. Bumpus
London: Bowden, Hudson, 1891, 272 p.

Number of People : 159


Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


Baptie, David
A handbook of musical biography
London: W. Morley, 1883, 256 p.

Number of People : 3,177


Barrett, William Alex
English church composers
London: Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1882

Number of People : 56


Tytler, Sarah
Musical composers and their works
London: Dalby, Isbister, 1875

Number of People : 60


Fetis, Francois-Joseph
Biographie universelle des musiciens : et bibliographie generale de la musique.
Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1875-83

Number of People : 5,657


Gregoir, Edouard G.J.
Historique de la facture et des facteurs d'orgue : Avec la bibliographie musicale
Antwerp: 1865

Number of People : 522


Bingley, William
Musical biography : or, memoirs of the lives and writings of the most eminent musical composers and writers, who have flourished in the different countries of Europe during the last three centuries
London: R. Bentley, 1834, 395 p.

Number of People : 463


Sainsbury, John S.
A dictionary of musicians. From the earliest ages to the present time. Comprising the most important biographical contents of the works of Gerber, Choron, and Fayolle Count Orloff, Dr. Burney, Sir John Hawkins, &c, &c, together with upwards of a hundred original memoirs of the most eminent living musicians
Edited by John S. Sainsbury
Printed for Sainsbury and Co., 1825, 2V p.

Number of People : 724

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