Parsley, Osbert (b 1511; d Norwich, 1585). Eng. composer and singer. Singer in Norwich Cath. choir for over 50 years, according to tablet there in his memory. Wrote church mus. for Eng. and Latin rites, incl. two 4-part morning services, Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, and anthem. Also wrote for viols.
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