Tallis

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Tallis may refer to:

People[edit]

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Fictional entities[edit]

  • Tallis, a world in Kathy Tyers' Firebird series
  • Tallis family (Briony, Cecilia, Emily, Jack and Leon), a fictitious wealthy family central to the plot of Atonement
  • Canon Tallis, a recurring character in both the "Kairos" and "Chronos" series by Madeleine L'Engle

Music[edit]

  • Tallis, a rock band formed by former Jethro Tull members John Evan and David Palmer
  • Tallis Festival, a choral event hosted in London every 12 to 18 months
  • The Tallis Scholars, British early music ensemble named after Thomas Tallis
  • Thomas Tallis, 16th century English choral composer, regarded as one of the greatest composers in English history

Other arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

  • Tallis, a publishing company formed by Edgar Wallace to promote his novel The Four Just Men
  • Tallis Directory, a gazetteer of Gravesend, England published in 1839

Other uses[edit]

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