John Banister

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Banister was a violinist, composer and flageolet player for the English court. Much of his life was astir with accusations and innuendo. Nevertheless, he was able to remain in the King's service until…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Divisions on a Ground Miscellaneous (Classical)
Another Division upon a Ground Miscellaneous (Classical)
Come unto these yellow sands
Dry those eyes
Full fathom five
Give me my lute
Musick att the Bath 1663 Chamber Music
Go thy way, Why should'st thou stay, aria (from The Tempest, 1674 (Shadwell) version) 1674 Vocal Music
Where the bee sucks Vocal Music
Song for the sprite Ariel and Ferdinand Vocal Music
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