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Thomas Campbell

Thomas Campbell (27 July 1777 – 15 June 1844) was a Scottish poet. He was a founder and the first President of the Clarence Club and a co-founder of the Literary Association of the Friends of Poland, he was also one of the initiators of a plan to found what became University College London. In 1799 he wrote "The Pleasures of Hope", a traditional 18th-century didactic poem in heroic couplets. He also produced several stirring patriotic war songs—"Ye Mariners of England", "The Soldier's Dream", "Hohenlinden" and, in 1801, "The Battle of the Baltic".

Birth and Death Data: Born 1777 (Glasgow), Died 1844 (Boulogne-sur-Mer)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 4208 10-in. 10/20/1915 Song of Hybrias the Cretan T. Foster Why Bass vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Campbell, Thomas," accessed October 31, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107987.

Campbell, Thomas. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 31, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107987.

"Campbell, Thomas." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 31 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107987

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