Clarinet Quintet in A major K.581 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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.
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.