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Karl Jenkins (b. 17 february 1944) is a Welsh musician and composer

Jenkins was born in Penclawdd, Gower, Wales. After attending the University of Wales, Cardiff, he began postgraduate studies at the Royal Academy of Music, London.

It was in jazz that he initially made his mark. In the days of Jazz Polls he was a prolific poll winner, playing at Ronnie Scott’s club before co-forming Nucleus, which won first prize at the Montreux Jazz Festival. This was followed… read more

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  • Ништяк дядька
  • A lot of people held him responsible for the demise of Soft Machine, although 'Bundles' was a great album. Obviously, not good enough for any 'best of' compilations!
  • Allegretto <3
  • I urge you to listen to Healing Light: a Celtic prayer from his The Peacemakers album
  • Great man!
  • New song from Adiemus VI. South American influences :)
  • Benedictus♥
  • Karl Jenkins era Soft Machine was awful.
  • Palladio!

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