Saxon-born John Frederick Lampe (c. 1703-1751), a bassoonist in Handel's English orchestra, had mixed success as a composer. However, his comic works Pyramus and Thisbe and The Dragon of Wantley continue to be produced.
Biography, portrait, and MIDI music of the tune "Dying Stephen," composed for Charles Wesley's "Head of Thy Church Triumphant." Includes score in NWC format.
Examination of the work and its creator from Culture Review, a virtual community for English speaking expatriots and Russians in Moscow.
Details of the piece, its creators, and its success from Opera Restor'd.
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