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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    Label: Brigham Young University   Catalog: 415 Release Date: 10/30/2015   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Traditional,  John Francis Wade,  Dan Forrest,  Stephen Chatman  ... 
    Performer:  Jane Raty,  Kiersten Favero,  Abraham Wilson,  Taylor Simmons  ... 
    Conductor:  Ronald Staheli,  Kory Katseanes,  Jean Applonie,  Rosalind Hall
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    Karl Jenkins: Voices
    Label: Warner Classics   Catalog: 552553 Release Date: 09/25/2015   Number of Discs: 8
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins,  Unspecified,  Spoken Word
    Performer:  Miriam Stockley,  Frank Ricotti,  Mike Taylor,  Jody K. Jenkins  ... 
    Conductor:  Karl Jenkins,  Pasi Hyökki,  Robert Lewis
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Adiemus Wind and Brass,  EMO Ensemble,  Excelsis
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  • 3.
    Still With The Music: The Album
    Label: Warner Classics   Catalog: 552552 Release Date: 09/25/2015   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Karl Jenkins,  Frank Ricotti,  Mike Taylor,  Miriam Stockley  ... 
    Conductor:  Andrew Long,  Pasi Hyökki,  Robert S. J. Wright,  Robert Childs  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  EMO Ensemble,  The Cory Band,  Tenebrae (Vocal Ensemble)  ... 
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    Choral Masterpieces
    Label: Warner Classics   Catalog: 2564614351 Release Date: 05/12/2015   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi,  Johann Sebastian Bach,  George Frideric Handel,  Gregorio Allegri  ... 
    Performer:  Gerald Finley,  David Bell,  Robert Tear,  John Shirley-Quirk  ... 
    Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks,  Sir Charles Mackerras,  Stephen Cleobury,  Franz Welser-Möst  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields,  Academy of Ancient Music,  Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
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    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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  • 6.
    Jenkins: Motets / Layton, Polyphony
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 002064802 Release Date: 06/10/2014   Number of Discs: 1
    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 / Gabriel V Brass Ensemble
    Label: Paraclete Recordings   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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    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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    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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  • 12.
    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:  Rhys Meirion,  Bryn Terfel,  Aled Jones,  Dewi Ellis Jones  ... 
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  • 13.
    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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  • 14.
    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,  Christina [Soprano Vocals] Landshamer  ... 
    Conductor:  Simon Rattle,  Marco Armiliato,  Patrick Summers,  Jean-Christophe Spinosi  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus,  English Concert,  tenThing (Brass Ensemble)  ... 
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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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  • 16.
    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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    Jenkins: Gloria, Te Deum / Hayley Westenra
    Label: Warner Classics   Catalog: 46430 Release Date: 08/10/2010   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Hayley Westenra
    Conductor:  Karl Jenkins
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Youth Choir of Great Britain,  London Symphony Orchestra
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    Candybox / Matangi Quartet
    Label: Challenge   Catalog: 72353 Release Date: 06/08/2010   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Josef Suk,  Silvestre Revueltas,  Chiel Meijering,  Karl Jenkins  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Matangi Quartet
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    Best Wedding 100
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 64262 Release Date: 06/16/2009   Number of Discs: 6
    Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach,  George Frideric Handel,  Claude Debussy,  Camille Saint-Saëns  ... 
    Performer:  Markus Klinko,  Ian Brown,  Christopher van Kampen,  Susan Tomes  ... 
    Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner,  Reginald Kilbey,  Sir John Barbirolli,  Stephen Cleobury  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nash Ensemble,  Vienna String Sextet Members,  Ensemble Berlin  ... 
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    Xibus / Boston String Quartet
    Label: Navona   Catalog: 5808 Release Date: 02/10/2009   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Giulio Caccini,  John Courduvelis,  Ulf Anneken,  Traditional  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston String Quartet
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  • 21.
    Relax - The World's Most Beautiful Music - Music For The Soul - 36 Tracks
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 17279 Release Date: 10/28/2008   Number of Discs: 2
    Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,  Antonio Vivaldi,  Karl Jenkins,  Tomaso Albinoni  ... 
    Performer:  Sabine Meyer,  Yehudi Menuhin,  Paul Beniston,  Hugh Bean  ... 
    Conductor:  Hans Vonk,  Alberto Lysy,  Karl Jenkins,  Sir Neville Marriner  ... 
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Staatskapelle Weimar,  Dresden Staatskapelle,  Camerata Lysy  ... 
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  • 22.
    Karl Jenkins: Stabat Mater
    Label: Emi Classics   Catalog: 00283 Release Date: 04/01/2008   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Karl Jenkins
    Performer:  Belinda Sykes,  Jody K. Jenkins,  Jurgita Adamonyte
    Conductor:  Karl Jenkins,  Pasi Hyökki
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir,  EMO Ensemble (classical)
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    Stargazer - Winteregg, Ewazen, Et Al / Alan Siebert, Et Al
    Label: Equilibrium   Catalog: 83 Release Date: 09/18/2007   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  David Sampson,  Steven Winteregg,  Karl Jenkins,  Robert Starer  ... 
    Performer:  Alan Siebert,  Sandra Rivers
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    Serenade / Timothy Seelig, Turtle Creek Chorale
    Label: Reference Recordings   Catalog: 110 Release Date: 05/08/2007   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Eric Helmuth,  Karl Jenkins,  Stephen Paulus,  Morten Lauridsen  ... 
    Conductor:  Timothy Seelig
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Turtle Creek Chorale
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    Simple Gifts / Bryn Terfel
    Label: Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog: 000477202 Release Date: 10/11/2005   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Joseph Brackett,  Stanley Myers,  William Gould Tomer,  Stephen Sondheim  ... 
    Performer:  Bryn Terfel,  John Williams,  Simon Keenlyside,  Aled Jones
    Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Voices
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