This website supports the project “Singing Metaphysical Poetry”.

The metaphysical poems of the seventeenth century have inspired Dutch composer Gerard Van Woggelum to rework them musically: for piano, vocals and/or guitar.

G.van Woggelum

G.Van Woggelum

At this website you can:

  • See the sheet music of some of these songs
  • Listen to some of these songs (abstracts)

The goal of this website is : to find a music publisher or music distribution company that might be interested in these songs.

I would like to publish a high-quality songbook containing about 15 seventeenth century metaphysical poems with sheet music for vocals,piano and/or guitar.

PLEASE click the links at the top of this page to hear some of the songs, see the sheet music, or to participate in this  project.