English musician and music publisher. Musician in Ordinary for violin; member of the "24 Violins" troop 1679-1736. Theater musician in London from some time in the 1690s through the 1720s. Noted as a violinist and recorder player.
Works include The Most Pleasant Companion, or Choice New Lessons for Recorder or Flute 1681; The Springly Companion 1695; A Collection of Choice Airs and Symphonys ...1717; A Collection of the Most Celebrated Song Tunes 1717;