This critically acclaimed musician is celebrated as one of Britain's top living composers. His career has seen him write the scores for some of the most recognisable classical pieces, performing in award winning bands and topping the charts with albums like Adiemus: Songs of Sanctuary, The Armed Man and Requiem. One of the most recognisable names in classical music is back so get your Karl Jenkins tickets from StubHub UK and see him live.
Born and raised in South West Wales, the composer grew up in a musical household in which his father, an organist and choir master, taught him to play the piano. He showed early promise playing the oboe for the National Youth Orchestra of Wales and went on to study at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He efforts were initially focused on jazz, performing at legendary clubs like Ronnie Scott's.
The musician went on to have an illustrious career, highlights of which included playing in the pioneering jazz group Nucleus as well as the progressive rock band Soft Cell. He has also composed award winning TV advert jingles, written scores for the Royal Ballet and a film score for River Queen. Honoured with a number of awards, including an OBE in 2005 and a CBE in 2010, he has been recognised for his outstanding services to British music. The Classic FM Hall of Fame musician is considered one of the top 10 living British composers, so if you love the genre, don't miss out and get your Karl Jenkins tickets from StubHub UK now.
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