Dowland, John Dowland(noun)
English lutenist and composer of songs for the lute (1563-1626)
John Dowland was an English Renaissance composer, singer, and lutenist. He is best known today for his melancholy songs such as "Come, heavy sleep", "Come again", "Flow my tears", "I saw my Lady weepe" and "In darkness let me dwell", but his instrumental music has undergone a major revival, and with the 20th century's Early Music Revival has been a continuing source of repertoire for lutenists and classical guitarists.
The numerical value of john dowland in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of john dowland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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