Haydn The Creation text: new sources and a possible librettistPDF File
An article by Neil Jenkins printed in the Haydn Society of Great Britain Journal, no.24 Part 2, 2005.
Haydn The Creation: The Libretto's SourcesPDF File
A line-by-line analysis of the libretto for this work.
The Covent Garden Years After John RichPDF File
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.
Haydn The Seasons - (King's Music edition ed. N. Jenkins)PDF File
Haydn's last great choral work deserves to be better known in this country, but has been badly served by its English translators from the very beginning.
Neil has written programme notes and prefaces for works by Bach, Haydn and Schutz. They are all Adobe Acrobat (PDF) files and the file size for each is shown. Please select the file(s) you require by clicking on the file link.