Sir Thomas Gresham

All Sources -
Updated Media sources (1) About encyclopedia.com content Print Topic Share Topic
views updated

Gresham Professorship. In the will of Sir Thomas Gresham (c.1519–79), founder of London Royal Exchange, provision was made for 7 professorships in various subjects and for a lecture on mus. John Bull was first mus. prof. (1596–1607). Later incumbents have incl. Sir Frederick Bridge, Sir Walford Davies, and Peter Latham.