CD of the week: Karl Jenkins - The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace

25 October: On 31st October 2000, Karl Jenkins’ The Armed Man received its world premiere performance. As any long-term listener of Classic FM will know, it’s gone on to become the UK’s most popular piece of contemporary music.

The Armed Man

To mark the anniversary, EMI Classics are releasing a special edition of the work, with a disc that also contains new music by Karl.

Also, try your luck at winning a copy of the album in the Classic FM Daily Quiz.