Karl Jenkins

Biography

Born: February 17, 1944; Swansea, Wales  
Composer, arranger, keyboardist and woodwinds player Karl Jenkins fell in with the London jazz scene of the late '60s while studying at the Royal Acedemy of Music. Prior to spending over a decade in the last incarnations of Soft Machine, he spent time in a number of jazz groups, along with the Graham Collier Band and Nucleus; he also leant his services to recording sessions and tours for PJ Proby and Scott Walker.

Along with John
Read more Marshall, the Welshman navigated Soft Machine through most of the '70s, which saw the group developing their sound significantly away from their earlier years. After the band decided to call it quits, Jenkins turned to film, TV, theater, and orchestra work. In the '90s, he spearheaded Adiemus, a studio project that released a series acclaimed ethno-classical discs. He has recorded under his own name as well, including 1998's Imagined Oceans. Read less
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  • 1.
    Eventide / Voces8
    Label: Decca   Catalog: 002074002 Release Date: 06/24/2014   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Thomas Tallis,  John T. Williams,  Patrick Hawes,  Shahid Khan  ... 
    Performer:  Christian Forshaw,  Matthew Sharp,  Lavinia Meijer
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Voces8
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  • 2.
    Jenkins: Motets / Layton, Polyphony
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 002064802 Release Date: 06/10/2014  
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Conductor:  Stephen Layton
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polyphony
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    Jenkins: Adiemus Colores / Villazon, Karadaglic, Flores, Roseta
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 001902902 Release Date: 09/17/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Mervi Hiltunen-Multamäki,  Milos Karadaglic,  Rolando Villazón,  Pacho Flores  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adiemus Singers,  Orquesta De Colores
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    Celebration In Brass
    Label: Gloriae Dei Cantores   Catalog: 58 Release Date: 09/10/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  James Curnow,  David Marlatt,  Jack Stamp,  Seagull Seven  ... 
    Performer:  Ian Hale
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    Homeward Bound / Bryn Terfel, Mormon Tabernacle Choir
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 001893102 Release Date: 09/10/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  George David Weiss,  Marta Keen Thompson,  Samuel Stennett,  Paul Mealor  ... 
    Performer:  Bryn Terfel,  Sissel,  Tamara Mumford
    Conductor:  Mack Wilberg
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Orchestra at Temple Square
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    Lullabies / Catrin Finch
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 4791482 Release Date: 07/30/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Robert Schumann,  Johannes Brahms,  Felix Mendelssohn,  Franz Schubert  ... 
    Performer:  Catrin Finch,  Hannah Stone,  Bryn Terfel,  Kate Royal  ... 
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    Works For String Orchestra / Sanderling, Deutsche Streicherphilharmonie
    Label: Genuin Musikproduction   Catalog: 13277 Release Date: 07/30/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Charles Hubert Parry,  Felix Mendelssohn,  Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,  Karl Jenkins
    Conductor:  Michael Sanderling
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  German String Philharmonic
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    Jazz, Pop, Rock: Inspirations For Organ
    Label: Ligia   Catalog: 104240 Release Date: 07/09/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Hans-André Stamm,  John Rutter,  Johannes Matthias Michel,  Karl Jenkins  ... 
    Performer:  Olivier Vernet
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    Spheres / Daniel Hope
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 001799902 Release Date: 03/19/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Johann Paul von Westhoff,  Ludovico Einaudi,  Philip Glass,  Gabriel Fauré  ... 
    Performer:  Daniel Hope,  Jacques Ammon,  Chie Peters,  Juan Lucas Aisemberg  ... 
    Conductor:  Simon Halsey
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Chamber Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Chorus members,  Berlin Radio Chorus
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    50 Best Chillout Classics
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 332942 Release Date: 02/26/2013   Number of Discs: 3
    Composer:  Johann Pachelbel,  Tomaso Albinoni,  Gregorio Allegri,  Christoph W. Gluck  ... 
    Performer:  Gerald Finley,  Juliette Hurel,  Emmanuel Pahud,  Christopher Warren-Green  ... 
    Conductor:  Maurice Handford,  Sir Neville Marriner,  Stephen Cleobury,  Yannick Nézet-Séguin  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Fretwork,  Ahn Trio,  Twelve Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic  ... 
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    Great Australasian Organs, Vol. 7
    Label: Priory Records   Catalog: 1031 Release Date: 02/12/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  David German,  George Frideric Handel,  Lazare-Auguste Maquaire,  Karl Jenkins  ... 
    Performer:  Martin Setchell
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    Label: Net Fx   Catalog: 4780792 Release Date: 01/29/2013   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Robat Arwyn,  Karl Jenkins,  César Franck,  Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov  ... 
    Performer:  Bryn Terfel,  Rhys Meirion,  Aled Jones,  Dewi Ellis Jones  ... 
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    Essential 20th Century Classics
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 234372 Release Date: 01/22/2013   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Sergei Prokofiev,  Joaquin Rodrigo,  Aram Khachaturian,  Sir Edward Elgar  ... 
    Performer:  Jacqueline Du Pré,  Cécile Ousset,  Peter Donohoe,  Stomu Yamashta  ... 
    Conductor:  André Previn,  Simon Rattle,  Yuri Temirkanov,  Sir John Barbirolli  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Modern
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    Essential Choral
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 234422 Release Date: 01/22/2013   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi,  George Frideric Handel,  Franz Joseph Haydn,  Franz Schubert  ... 
    Performer:  Heather Harper,  John Shirley-Quirk,  Robert Tear,  Peter Barley  ... 
    Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Sir Charles Mackerras,  Sir David Willcocks,  Wolfgang Sawallisch  ... 
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    In2ition / 2cellos
    Label: Sony   Catalog: 540944 Release Date: 01/15/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Peter Green,  Adam Wiles,  Malcolm Young,  Sting  ... 
    Performer:  2Cellos,  Elton John,  Steve Vai,  Dusan Kranjc  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  2Cellos
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    Label: Avalon Records   Catalog: 37873 Release Date: 01/01/2013   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins,  Franz Joseph Haydn,  Sergei Rachmaninov,  Frédéric Chopin  ... 
    Performer:  Mlao Xiao-qian,  Charles T. Cozens,  Janetta Wilczewska,  Claudio Vena  ... 
    Conductor:  Yuri Sazonoff,  Constantin Krimetz
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    Classical Album 2013
    Label: Decca   Catalog: 1206561 Release Date: 11/27/2012   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  André Rieu,  Paul Mealor,  Francesco Sartori,  Ennio Morricone  ... 
    Performer:  André Rieu,  Katherine Jenkins,  Russell Watson,  Milos Karadaglic  ... 
    Conductor:  Gareth Malone,  Barry Wordsworth
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Escala
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    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 79914 Release Date: 11/19/2012   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Georges Bizet,  Giacomo Puccini,  Jake Heggie,  Antonio Vivaldi  ... 
    Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu,  Joyce DiDonato,  Philippe Jaroussky,  Rachel Frenkel  ... 
    Conductor:  Simon Rattle,  Marco Armiliato,  Patrick Summers,  Jean-Christophe Spinosi  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus,  English Concert,  tenThing (Brass Ensemble)  ... 
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    Essential British Classics
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 40306 Release Date: 10/09/2012   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  George Frideric Handel,  Henry Purcell,  Jeremiah Clarke,  Ralph Vaughan Williams  ... 
    Performer:  Susan Graham,  Emmanuelle Haïm,  Jane Parker-Smith,  Maurice André  ... 
    Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Alexander Briger,  Sir Charles Mackerras,  Emmanuelle Haïm  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Le Concert D'Astrée,  Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
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    Label: Abc Classics   Catalog: 4764879 Release Date: 04/10/2012   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Steven Baker,  Walter Kent,  Vangelis,  Frederick E. Weatherly  ... 
    Performer:  Steven Baker,  Laura Wright,  Fridrik "Frizzy" Karlsson,  Lincoln Jean-Marie  ... 
    Conductor:  Richard Hein
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  • 21.
    Karl Jenkins: The Peacemakers
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 84378 Release Date: 01/10/2012   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Chloë Hanslip,  Ashwin Srinivasan
    Conductor:  Simon Halsey
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Chorus,  City of Birmingham Symphony Youth Chorus,  London Symphony Strings
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    Come Along
    Label: Intim Musik   Catalog: 117 Release Date: 08/30/2011   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Jocke Berg,  Traditional,  Bengt Ernryd,  Hans Kennemark  ... 
    Performer:  Ahmad Al-Khatib,  Jonas Simonson,  Erika Risinger,  Tommy Jonsson  ... 
    Conductor:  Anne Johansson
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  • 23.
    The Very Best Of Karl Jenkins
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 95058 Release Date: 05/03/2011   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Tim Thorne,  Gary Kettel,  Catrin Finch,  Guy Johnston  ... 
    Conductor:  Karl Jenkins,  John Owen Edwards
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cantorion,  Adiemus Wind and Brass,  EMO Ensemble
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    Classical 2011
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 97577 Release Date: 03/29/2011   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Georges Bizet,  Giacomo Puccini,  Gioachino Rossini,  Traditional  ... 
    Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu,  Placido Domingo,  Joyce DiDonato,  Geoffrey Parsons  ... 
    Conductor:  Michel Plasson,  Eugene Kohn,  Eduardo Müller,  Robert Prizeman  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Scottish Ensemble,  Quatuor Ebène
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  • 25.
    Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man - A Mass for Peace [CD+DVD]
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 17296 Release Date: 11/23/2010   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Paul Beniston,  Tristan Hambleton,  Guy Johnston,  Susie Parkes  ... 
    Conductor:  Karl Jenkins
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Great Britain,  London Philharmonic Orchestra
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