Philip Lancaster is a leading textual and critical scholar specialising in early twentieth century music and poetry, a composer, poet, solo baritone and consort singer. He is British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Exeter and a recent Finzi Scholar. Please explore this site to find out about the various facets of Philip's work.
• Song premiere in May (January 2017)
Philip is delighted that his new song, A Noiseless Patient Spider, is to receive its first performance during the 2017 Ludlow Weekend of English Song. This Whitman setting will be performed by soprano Louise Alder and pianist Iain Burnside in a programme devoted to Whitman to be given in Ludlow Parish Church on the evening of 20 May 2017. Booking is now open. Full details are available on the Ludlow Song website.