"[a] gifted composer with a talent for evocative, nuanced large-ensemble writing"
- KCMetropolis
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Variable Band Arrangements

9 July 2020

Jenkins has now created two variable instrumentation versions of two of his pieces, Fountains and Solar Flare. These two pieces can now be performed with six and nine performers respectively. Order your copies here.

24th IGEB International Conference

9 April 2020

Jenkins's research paper titled "'Whatever you do, fund the band': George W. Landers and the Iowa Band Law has been selected for inclusion on the Internationale Gesellschaft zur Erforschung & Förderung der Blasmusik's 24th International Conference to take place July 23-27, 2020 at the Conservatorio superior de música "Joaquín Rodrigo" in Valencia, Spain. Click here for more details.  

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19, this event has been postponed to July 2021.

National Youth Brass Band of America Commission

18 December 2019

Jenkins has been commissioned by the National Youth Brass Band of America for a new piece to be premiered at their 2020 summer course. Click here for more details.

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U P C O M I N G   E V E N T S

24 June 2020

Composer's Talk

National Youth Brass Band of America

11:30am

Virtually via Zoom

23-27 July 2020

Paper Presentation

24th International IGEB Conference

Conservatorio superior de música "Joaquín Rodrigo"

Valencia, Spain

11 December 2020

Composer's Talk

Kansas City Metro All-District Band

6:20pm

Virtually via Zoom

19 June 2021

National Youth Brass Band of America

TBA, conductor

Time and Location TBA

Missouri Western State University

St. Joseph, MO

15-19 July 2021

Paper Presentation

24th International IGEB Conference (Re-scheduled)

Conservatorio superior de música "Joaquín Rodrigo"

Valencia, Spain

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* - Event postponed due to COVID-19

"instantly evocative...a slow-turning kaleidoscope"
- The American Prize
"'We Seven' is a delight – complex, powerful,
poignant music making"
- Judge's Remarks at the 2017 Brass in Concert