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Jenks, Stephen

composer, tunebook compiler


born: 17 Mar 1772 Gloucester, Rhode Island / state, USA Source: 1  

born: 1772 New Canaan, Connecticut / state, USA Source: 2  
born: 17 Mar 1772 Gloucester, Rhode Island / state, USA Source: 3  

died: 05 Jun 1856 Thompson, Ohio / state, USA Source: 1  
died: 05 Jun 1856 Thompson, Ohio / state, USA Source: 2  
died: ------- 1865 Ohio / state, USA Source: 3  

The Music Sack has 15 items with information about Stephen Jenks:


 1988

Devenney, David P.
Early American choral music : an annotated guide
By David P. DeVenney
Berkeley, California: Fallen Leaf Press, 1988, 149 p.

Number of People : 32


 1986 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1986

Composers and arrangers

The above item is part of :
Rogal, Samuel J.
Guide to hymn tunes of American methodism
Compiled by Samuel J. Rogal
New York: Greenwood Press, 1986
      (Series: Music Reference Collection; 7)

Number of People : 478


 1982

Steel, David Warren
Stephen Jenks (1772-1856) : American composer and tunebook compiler (New England)
Michigan (Ann Arbor, Michigan). 1982. dissertation.

Number of People : 1


 1982

Steel, David Warren
Stephen Jenks (1772-1856) : American Composer and Tunebook Compiler.
Michigan. 1982. Ph.D. 487p.
  - Dissertation Abstracts International: 43/10 (April 1983): 3151-A.
  - Microfilm: 83-04604

Number of People : 1


 1981

Gleason, Harold
Early American music : music in America from 1620 to 1920
Bloomington, Indiana: Frangipani Press, 1981
      (Series: Music Literature Outlines: Series III)

Number of People : 129


 1980 Source: 2

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1970

Biographical sketches

p. 293 In:
Hixon, D.L.
Music in early America
A bibliography of music in Evans
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1970, 607 p.

Number of People : 177


 1964

[biographical article]

The above item is part of :
Smith, Carleton Sprague
Sprague-Smith, Carleton
Wolfe, Richard J.
Secular music in America 1801-1825
A bibliography by Richard J. Wolfe
Introduction by Carleton Sprague Smith
New York: New York Public Library, 1964

Number of People : 337


 1942 Source: 3

Osburn, Mary (Hubbell)
Ohio composers and musical authors
Columbus, Ohio: F. H. Heer Print Co., 1942, 238 p.

Number of People : 487

More Details : (3 Sections)


 1941

Bio-bibliographical index of musicians in the United States of America since colonial times
Prepared by the District of Columbia Historical Records Survey Division of Community Service Programs Works project Administration
Washington, DC: 1941, 439 p.

Number of People : 10,576


 1925

Metcalf, Frank Johnson
American writers and compilers of sacred music
New York: Russell & Russell, 1925, 373 p.

Number of People : 89


 1886

Jones, F.O.
A handbook of American music and musicians
Containing biographies of American musicians. And histories of the principal musical institutions, firms and societies.
Canaseraga, NY: 1886, 182 p.

Number of People : 309


 1886

Brown, James Duff
Biographical dictionary of musicians.
With a bibliography of English writings on music
Paisley, Scotland: A. Gardner, 1886, 637 p.

Number of People : 4,300


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