An Orphan Orpheus

An Orphan Orpheus

40 Brunswick Square London WC1N 1AZ
22 Mar 2020
  • Music
Hear works by Thomas Campion and his contemporaries in our Picture Gallery.

15:00 | Free with Museum admission

Carmel Edwards and Din Ghani mark the 400th anniversary of the death of Thomas Campion – gifted orphan, esteemed physician, celebrated poet, prolific composer of lute songs and courtly masques – with a programme of songs by him and his contemporaries, including John Dowland and Giovanni Coprario.

  • "Fain would I wed" by Thomas Campion

  • "Oft have I sighed" by Thomas Campion