Benjamin Jonson

Benjamin Jonson

1572 - 1637

English Renaissance writer Ben Jonson is a favorite among American song composers. His texts have been set by Dominick Argento, Miriam Gideon, Daron Aric Hagen, Ned Rorem, and several others.

Image: Ben Jonson, 1617, Public Domain


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

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