Welcome to the Karl Jenkins Official Website

“Very late one night in 1997, across a dark and deserted St. Mark’s Square, Venice, I saw a painting, lit like a beacon, drawing me inexorably to the window of Galleria Ravagnan. It made a deep impression on me and as my wife and fellow musician, Carol, remarked, it looked like my music sounded. I simply had to have it so I returned the next day, bought the painting and began a long friendship with gallery owner Luciano Ravagnan. On a return visit, a year or so later, I met and befriended the artist only for us both to discover that he, not knowing who had bought his painting, had been painting to my music!

Thus the paintings on the site are by the eminent Italian artist, Andrea Vizzini.[ www.andreavizzini.com ] whose work reflects, pictorially, the ethos of my music; of today but with a traditional core. Enjoy your visit but more importantly, enjoy the music.”

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An interview with Karl Jenkins

An interview with Karl Jenkins

This interview was conducted with Karl in April 2015

 

When did you first develop an interest in music?

 

Well I was fortunate that...

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Showcase your performance!

Showcase your performance!

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

To celebrate the release of Karl Jenkins’s @DGclassics Motets album check out our #SingMotets competition here! http://bit.ly/1sfxWWE

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New Album Motets Released 9th May!

New Album Motets Released 9th May!

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Following the huge success of over 2 million records sold with critically acclaimed albums such as Adiemus, The Armed Man, The...

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The Royal Albert Hall Friday, October 30, 2015 Read More


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Cardiff St. David’s Hall Friday, November 21, 2014 Read More


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Manchester Bridgewater Hall Sunday, November 02, 2014 Read More


 

 

 

 

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