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Jenkins: The Armed Man with Northern Voices

  • Aberdeen, Scotland (tba.) (map)

"In a rapturous performance, by turns visceral and ethereal, the Mass was a firebomb of orchestral and human voices."
The Times

The Northern Voices
NN, piano
Tobias Patrick Wolf, conductor


Karl Jenkins: The Armed Man. A Mass for Peace (Choral Suite)
1. Kyrie
2. Sanctus
3. Benedictus
4. Agnus Dei
5. Hymn Before Action

and other works

As featured on the international best-selling album, The Armed Man is a powerful and compelling account of the descent into, and terrible consequences of war. Commissioned for the millennium by Britain's Royal Amouries and dedicated to the victims of the Kosovo crisis, this work is a contemporary example of a mass based on the fifteenth century French song L'Homme Arme.

Earlier Event: April 19
Good Friday at the Winspear, Edmonton
Later Event: May 28
Sing Sing Sing 2019