SPINK, Ian. British, b. 1932. Genres: Music. Career: University of Sydney, Australia, Music Dept., Sr. Lecturer, 1962-68; University of London, Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, Sr. Lecturer, 1969-71, Reader, 1971-74, Professor of Music, 1974-97. Publications: An Historical Approach to Musical Form, 1967; English Song: Dowland to Purcell, 1974, 2nd ed., 1986; The Seventeenth Century, Blackwell History of Music in Britain, vol. 3, 1992; Restoration Cathedral Music 1660-1714, 1995; Henry Lawes: Cavalier Songwriter, 2000. EDITOR: Ayres, Songs and Dialogues, by R. Johnson, 1961; Songs (1604) and Ayres (1618), by Greaves, 1962; Manuscript Songs, by A. Ferrabosco II, 1966; English Songs 1625-1660, 1971; The Judgment of Paris, by T.A. Arne, 1978; A Song for the Duke of Gloucester's Birthday, by H. Purcell, 1990; Timon of Athens, by H. Purcell, 1994; Dramatic Music, Part I, by H. Purcell, 1998; Catches, by H. Purcell, 2000.