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The UK composer is feted with a program devoted to his music

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DCINY honors the 70th birthday of UK composer Sir Karl Jenkins with an evening comprised entirely of compositions by the honoree. Homages will include the US premiere of Jenkins’s The Bards of Wale, the well-known masterpiece Stabat Mater, and Benedictus from “The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace.”
Distinguished Concerts Orchestra and Distinguished Concerts Singers International
Jonathan Griffith, DCINY Artistic Director and Principal Conductor
Stabat Mater
“Benedictus” from The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace
The Bards of Wales (US Premiere)
“Karl Jenkins is a rarity among contemporary composers, balancing popularity with innovation.” - The Independent (UK)

"Jenkins’ gift for writing solid melodies according to the mood of the text is profound."- Choral Review

- http://www.dciny.org/current-season/monday-january-20-2014.html

The Music of Karl Jenkins: A 70th Birthday Celebration at Carnegie Hall

Monday, January 20 7pm

Carnegie Hall - Stern Auditorium Perelman Stage (881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019) Map it $20

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