James Berry Bensel

A native of New York City, James Berry Bensel's volume of poetry is called In the King's Garden.

Print This Page


Little else is known about Bensel’s life. The publisher D. Lothrop & Co. described Bensel’s life as “the pathetic and too familiar story of suffering and unfulfilled promise.”

–Christie Finn

Related Information



Sheet Music

Songs, Op. 20

Composer(s): Clara Kathleen Rogers

Free Download via IMSLP

Support us and help us grow

Dear friends, Thank you for helping us build a comprehensive online archive of American song. Your gift is greatly appreciated.