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Karl Jenkins News
Young flautist will now record a performance of a piece composed for her by Sir Karl Jenkins
The Welsh composer’s talent competition returns for a second year, in association with Classic FM
The Composer and spoken out about a decision to ban a performance of his 'Mass for Peace'
Karl Jenkins: Still With The Music – a collection of his greatest compositions on one album. Plus special companion box-set and book.
The wonderful composer Sir Karl Jenkins spoke to our very own Jane Jones backstage at Classic FM Live in Cardiff
Composer James MacMillan and clarinettist Michael Collins are also honoured
Composer Karl Jenkins has been knighted in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list and we are completely thrilled.
Violinist Joo Yeon Sir has won £4,000 and the chance to record a piece for broadcast on Classic FM after coming first in The Arts Club Karl Jenkins Classical Music Award last night.
'I don't believe very much in inspiration...' So how did the legendary Welsh composer come up with The Healer?
Entries for the Classical Music Award, launched by the Arts Club in 2013, close on Friday 17 October.
Welsh composer will write new work for Motets competition-winning choir
Classic FM's Tim Lihoreau spoke to the Welsh wonder on the occasion of his birthday celebration at Classic FM Live in Cardiff, 10 February 2014
Music is 'crucially important' for bringing people together, says the composer
Adiemus Colores is explained in this great interview with the Welsh composer
The Welsh composer is celebrating St David's day with a new record deal, signing to Deutsche Grammophon
Karl Jenkins is conducting his beautiful 'Benedictus' at the Royal Albert Hall, but what's it like to perform in such a venue?
Classic FM's Tim Lihoreau speaks to the composer ahead of his performance at Classic FM Live with Nissan in Cardiff.
The Classic FM Podcast features the week’s top classical music stories and highlights of our interviews with classical stars. This week Anne-Marie hears from the biggest classical music stars in the world including Gustavo Dudamel.
Karl Jenkins spoke to us about the concert he'll be conducting in New York to commemorate the tenth anniversary of 9/11.
Karl Jenkins has revealed to Classic FM that he's working on an extraordinary new project based on a Hungarian poem.
It's 10 years since the premiere of The Armed Man. Karl Jenkins talks about the work and future projects.
Nick Bailey will have the world-exclusive first play of ‘For The Fallen’ today at 5pm.
Welsh soloist David Childs has performed Karl Jenkins’ Euphonium Concerto for the 21st time, only a year since its premiere.
Bob Jones' pioneering podcast series dedicates time to the artists and organisations that make the classical world turn - this week he talks to Karl Jenkins.
Classic FM spoke to Karl Jenkins live at the premiere of Gloria at London's Royal Albert Hall.
Karl Jenkins’ new choral work Gloria will be premiered at the Royal Albert Hall on 11 July and a CD released on the night.