Robert Herrick

Robert Herrick

1591 - 1674

Seventeenth-century English poet Robert Herrick's poetry has been set by many American composers, such as Ernst Bacon, John Alden Carpenter, Elliott Carter, Miriam Gideon, and Ned Rorem.

Image: Robert Herrick, fromThe Hawthorne Readers, Vol. 4, public domain


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Songs & Song Collections BY Herrick (entered to date)
Composers who set Herrick's TEXTS (entered to date)

Audio PLaylist