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

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

Tickets: Regularly $20 - $100 – 30% off with discount code DCI18191 (can be used online, by phone, or in person at the box office)

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Monday, January 20, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019