John Scott of Amwell

1730 - 1783

John Scott of Amwell was a British poet and is recognized as the first notable Quaker poet. His text has been set to music by Ned Rorem in Rorem's song cycle Aftermath, a reaction to the attacks of 9/11.


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

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