Sir Karl Jenkins CBE
Sir Karl Jenkins CBE is one of the most performed living composers in the world. Educated at Gowerton Grammar School, Cardiff University and the Royal Academy of Music, London, The Armed Man: A Mass For Peace alone has been performed over 2,700 times in 37 different countries since the CD was released while his recorded output has resulted in seventeen gold and platinum disc awards.
He was awarded a Knighthood in the 2015 Queen's Birthday Honours for 'services to composing and crossing musical genres'.
Sir Karl Jenkins has performed at Grayshott Concerts on a number of occasions