Sunday 19 June 2016, 7.00PM to 8.30pm
The music of Sir Karl Jenkins transcends boundaries of style, genre, language and nationality to communicate a profoundly moving message of peace. His works include The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace, performed over 1500 times in 20 countries.
Join Sam Jackson, Classic FM’s Managing Editor and Sir Karl’s biographer, as he interviews Sir Karl about his life, work and influences.
A contemporary classical composer with huge popular appeal, learn about Sir Karl’s musical and personal journey from childhood to knighthood. The event includes a performance of some of his best-loved works by The Willow Consort.
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To book tickets, visit the Festival of Ideas website at: http://yorkfestivalofideas.com/2016/talks/sir-karl-jenkins/
Location: Department of Theatre, Film and Television, University of York Campus East
Admission: Free admission, booking required
Location: Department of Theatre, Film and Television, University of York
Admission: Free admission Booking required