John Jenkins

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John Jenkins was one of the leading English composers of the Stuart and Commonwealth eras, particularly known for his consort music. He was the son of a carpenter named Henry Jenkins, who married Anne…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Consort Music for viols in Six Parts Chamber Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Suite (Divisions) for lyra viol consort in D minor Chamber Music
In nomine, for 6 parts No. 1 in G minor, MB 39 16?? Chamber Music
Fantasy a 5 No. 7 in C minor, VdGS 7 1630 Chamber Music
Fantasy for 4 instruments No. 5 in F major, VdGS 5 Chamber Music
Fantasy for 4 instruments No. 12 in D major Chamber Music
Pavan, for 6 parts No. 2 in F Major, MB39 Chamber Music
Newarke Seidge, for 4 parts, MB26 16?? Chamber Music
Six Airs Chamber Music
Fantasia-Suite for 2 violins, 2 bass viols & organ No. 8 in D major, VdGS 8 16?? Chamber Music
The Five Bells, suite for lyra viol consort in D major Chamber Music
Fantasia-Air Set, for 3 parts No. 2 in A minor, MB78/12 (VdGS Group 7, No. 2) 16?? Chamber Music
Fantasia a 6 No. 8 in A minor Chamber Music
Fantasia a 6 No. 3 in C minor Chamber Music
Fantasy for 4 instruments No. 9 Chamber Music
In nomine, for 6 parts No. 2 in E minor, MB39 Chamber Music
Fantasia in C major for 4 Viols Chamber Music
Fantasy a 5 No. 16 in D major 1630 Chamber Music
Fantasy for 4 instruments No. 1 Chamber Music
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