English Renaissance composer John Bennet (c. 1570-c. 1614) composed a number of madrigals. His death date invites much speculation, but he probably survived until at least the publication of several songs in 1614. His All Creatures Now Are Merry Minded is in a collection of madrigals by 24 composers called The Triumphs of Oriana, created in 1601 by Thomas Morley in honor of Elizabeth I.

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Bennet, John (?1575 - 1614?)
Brief biographical sketch and summary of his vocal music.
Bennet, John (c. 1570 - c. 1614), United Kingdom
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and link to biographical essay from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
Classical Music Archives: John Bennet
Biography and audio files offered in MIDI format.
HOASM: John Bennet
Biography and partial discography.
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