Renaissance and Restoration

George Peele (1556-1596)
Bethsabe’s Song
The Voice from the Well

Chidiock Tichborne (1558?-1586)
On the Eve of his Execution

William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Fairy Songs
Ophelia’s Song
Ariel’s Song
“Fear no more the heat o’ the sun”

Thomas Campion (1567–1619)
A Hymn in Praise of Neptune

Ben Jonson (1573-1637)
Hymn to Diana

John Fletcher (1579–1625)
Aspatia’s Song
Hymn to Pan

Richard Corbet (1582-1635)
The Fairies’ Farewell

Robert Herrick (1591-1674)
The Hag