- Andrew Ashbee
Lenton, John (bap. 1657?, d. 1719), violinist and composer, was perhaps the John Linton, son of Nicholas and Joan, baptized at St Andrew's, Holborn, on 4 March 1657. He was sworn as violinist at the English court on 2 August 1681 and served among the private musick until his death. His presence is noted among the musicians at the coronations of ...