SCHOLARSHIP

These scholarly writings by Neil Jenkins comprise papers on Handel and Haydn. They are all Adobe Acrobat (PDF) files and the file size for each is shown. Please select the file(s) you require either by selecting in the normal way and then saving the file, or by right-clicking the file link and selecting 'Save Link As..'.

Handel & John Beard John Beard: the tenor voice that inspired Handel, Arne and Boyce. A paper by Neil Jenkins given to the 2005 Handel Symposium. PDF File 330 kB
Haydn The Creation text: new sources and a possible librettist An article by Neil Jenkins printed in the Haydn Society of Great Britain Journal, no.24 Part 2, 2005. PDF File 1050 kB
Haydn The Creation: The Libretto’s Sources A line-by-line analysis of the libretto for this work. PDF File 170 kB
The Covent Garden Years After John Rich A talk about John Beard's management of Covent Garden Theatre, 1760 - 1767 given by Neil Jenkins at the 'John Rich Symposium', London, January 27th 2008. PDF File 167 kB
JOHN BEARD - Handel’s favourite tenor A talk by Neil Jenkins given at the Royal College of Music on May 25th 2006 PDF File 113 kB