Secular Musicians in Late Medieval England
Thesis by Prof. Richard Rastall
The Early History of the Town Waits by Prof. Richard Rastall
The origin of The Town Waits, and the myth of the watchman-turned-musician by Prof. Richard Rastall
Pipers and waits in the English royal households, c1290-1475: issues of identity and function by Prof. Richard Rastall
Appendix to above.
A Day in the Life of a Great Weight Anon.
The Minstrels Pillar in St. Mary's Church, Beverley by James Merryweather
Prof. Bridge, Washington Irving & The Waits by James Merryweather
The Forgotten Trumpets - Slide Trumpets between 1480 and 1836 by Al Garrod
Henry Halewood - Bagpiper and Liverpool Town Wait 1571-1589 by James Merryweather
Hora decima: The Musical Theology of the Stadtpfeifer by Timothy A Collins DMA. This article originally appeared in the Spring 2003 issue of Cross Accent: the Journal of the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians. It appears here with permission courtesy of the author.
Liber Niger Domus Regis by James Merryweather
Neckham by James Merryweather (including Neckham: A Mystery Solved, by Richard Rastall
Quantz Was A Wait by James Merryweather
The Ripon Waits in the Seventeenth Century by Pamela Radford
TIELMAN SUSATO - Danserye London Pro Musica Edition
Update to James Merryweather's book, 'York Music'.
Why Wait? by James Merryweather
The Waits: A Short Historical Study by Lyndesay Langwill
'Xmas' is not blasphemy by James Merryweather. This discussion document on James' Blue Skye Thinkers website, may be of interest to Waits researchers deciphering original records.
The York Waits' Chains by James Merryweather PDF of the text PDF of the illustrations
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