Peter Warlock


All good music, whatever its date, is ageless

All good music, whatever its date, is ageless

…as alive and significant today as it was when it was written.

Peter Warlock
1894 – 1930

This web site is here to promote the history, the music, and encourage the scholarship of Peter Warlock – the composer of some of the most perfect songs ever written.

We freely offer a detailed archive of works and reference materials, maintained by a team dedicated to preserving his place in the history of English music.

New to Warlock?

If you have not come across the man or his work before, we suggest that you begin with this introductory text.

Latest news

New developments, events and forthcoming performances.

Discover the music

This site holds a treasure trove of musical works and reference materials.

Even more is made available to our members – including access to over 100 lovingly crafted newsletters, published since 1966.

Membership is just a few pounds per year – find out more below.

About us

Find out more about the Peter Warlock Society – its history, staff and aims.

Dive deeper

Want more detail? See our archives and reference pages