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The Music of Sir Karl Jenkins (80th Birthday Celebration)

Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
DCINY presents its annual performance of "The Music of Sir Karl Jenkins" with an 80th birthday celebration in 2024.  The Armed Man to be featured along with a "Best of Sir Karl Jenkins" tribute. Karl Jenkins is a Welsh musician whose music has been performed and celebrated around the world. Karl is a member of Classic FM’s ‘Ultimate Hall of Fame’ and was awarded Knighthood in the 2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours for his contributions to classical music worldwide.


Jonathan Griffith, DCINY Artistic Director and Principal Conductor

Jenkins: The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace

The Best of Sir Karl Jenkins

Including Adiemus from Songs of Sanctuary, Dies Irae from Requiem, and Paradisi Gloria from Stabat Mater

Also Featuring:

Blythe Gaissert, Mezzo-Soprano

Jeff Spurgeon, Host and WQXR Radio Personality

Participating Groups

Hochschulchor Sankt Georgen, Frankfurt/Collegium Vocale Bad Homburg

The Village Singers

Karl-Rehbein School Choir

Grand Union Community Choir

Mosaïque Musicale Malouine

Pennsbury Choirs

KlangKunst Chor Iffeldorf

Singgemeinschaft Salzkotten e.V.

Meininger Kantorei (The Meiningen Lutheran Church Choir)


Johannes Brahms Chor Hamburg

Lutherkantorei Bad Harzburg

Chor Capriccio

Sheppard Academy of Vocal Arts

The Lorilee Singers

Special Guests

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Jonathan Griffith

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Sir Karl Jenkins, CBE

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Blythe Gaissert

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Jeff Spurgeon

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