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Thomas Campion

p, 1567-1620 GB, London
Musician / Composer of Classical

Thomas Campion (sometimes Campian) (12 February 1567 – 1 March 1620) was an English composer, poet, and physician. He wrote over a hundred lute songs, masques for dancing, and an authoritative technical treatise on music.

  • Classical
  • Spoken Word
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Bookes of Ayres, Book 2*: Never weather-beaten saile more willing bent to shore on Vocal and Lute Music - Morley, T. / Campion, T. / Dowland, J. / Ferrabosco Ii, A. / Holborne, A. by Julianne Baird
Never Weather-beaten Sail on Tune Thy Musicke to Thy Hart: Tudor & Jacobean Music for Private Devotion by Fretwork & Stile Antico
The peacefull westerne winde on Heavenly Noyse: English Music for Mixed Consort by Dowland Consort & Jakob Lindberg
What if a Day on Love I Obey by Rosemary Standley
My love hath vow'd on English Folksongs & Lute Songs by Andreas Scholl & Andreas Martin
My sweetest Lesbia on English Folksongs & Lute Songs by Andreas Scholl & Andreas Martin
I care not for these ladies on English Folksongs & Lute Songs by Andreas Scholl & Andreas Martin
Never Weather-Beaten Sail on An Old Belief by The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
Campion: First Book of Ayres Contayning Divine and Morall Songs: No. 11, Never Weather-Beaten Sail on Ars britannica. Old Hall Manuscript, Madrigals & Lute Songs by Pro Cantione Antiqua, John Dowland, John Dunstable, John Wilbye, Leonel Power, Thomas Morley, Thomas Tomkins & William Byrd
What if a Day on Joyne Hands - English Renaissance Music by The Musicians of Swanne Alley

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Title Artist Year Type
English Part Songs & Lute SongsHenry Purcell • Thomas Ravenscroft • John Dowland • Thomas Campion − Pro Cantione Antiqua2008Album
Masques: English Fancy / Fantaisies AnglaisesThomas Campion, John Jenkins, Henry Purcell2004Album
Move Now With Measured SoundThomas Campion, Robin Blaze, Elizabeth Kenny2001Album
Fairest IsleBarbara Bonney, Henry Purcell • John Dowland • William Byrd • Thomas Campion2001Album
Lute SongsThomas Campion1999Album
AyresThomas Campion - Drew Minter, Paul O'Dette1990Album
Alfred DellerAlfred Deller / Henry Purcell • Johann Sebastian Bach • Georg Friedrich Händel • Dieterich Buxtehude • Thomas Campion1984Compil.
Songs, Consort Pieces And Masque MusicThomas Campion, The Camerata Of London1979Album
Loves HeliconJohn Dowland, Thomas Campion, Austin Miskell, Hermann Leeb1966Album
The English Poets From Chaucer To Yeats - Campion, Jonson, HerrickThomas Campion, Ben Jonson, Robert Herrick1966Album
Florid - Song und Gambenmusik in EnglandJohn Cooper, Matthew Locke, Thomas Campion1965Album
Elizabethan And Jacobean Ayres, Madrigals And DancesNew York Pro Musica, Noah Greenberg - William Byrd / Orlando Gibbons / Thomas Morley / John Dowland / Thomas Campion / John Cooper / Robert Jones / John Farmer1959Album
Thomas Campion: 9 Songs / John Dowland: 2 Songs / Thomas Morely: 4 Little Short SongsThomas Campion, John Dowland, Thomas Morley1957Album
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