Luke Whitlock

Composer - BA Hons MMus RCM PGCE


PRESENTER


BBC World Service

TBC 2023 - "In the Studio", where I join opera director Richard Jones as he creates a re-staging of the fantastical operal Alcina by Handel

23rd August 2022 - "In the Studio", in discussion with the conductor Carlo Rizzi we get the unique view of how he resurrects an opera, Mercadante's Il Proscritto, after 180 years of neglect

21st December 2021 - "In the Studio", where I explore in conversation with Sir Matthew Bourne, how he goes about re-imagining his 30 year old successful production, Nutcracker


BRO Radio's "Classical Greats" 98.1 & 100.2 FM

24th December 2020 - a special edition of Classical Greats with lots of festive music, and an interview with the Bishop of Llandaff, Bishop June

4th October 2020 - with Lee Johnston from the National Dance Company Wales, and a second interview to, with the pianist Duncan Honeybourne

27th September 2020 - including an interview with the conductor Simon Chalk, and a selection of music by Malcolm Arnold

20th September 2020 - with principle French Horn player of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tim Thorpe, and also music associated with youth

13th September 2020 - with Peter Bellingham discussing Sinfonia Cymru, and a number of pieces of music related to having fun

6th September 2020 - including an interview with Deborah Keyser about Ty Cerdd which promotes Welsh music and Welsh artists

30th August 2020 - including a selection of sacred works, and in interview with Rev'd Sarah Jones about music in church services

23rd August 2020 - including a selection of music for the harp, and an interview with the harpist Elinor Bennett

16th August 2020 - with a selection of music associated with birds, and an interview with the Welsh Baritone Jeremy Huw Williams

9th August 2020 - with a selection of music associated with the moon, and an interview with the cells Mary Rose

2nd August 2020 - including a selection of piano sonatas, and an interview with Lisa Treagle, the Director of the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales

26th July 2020 - with a selection of music associated with birds, and an interview with the Welsh Baritone Jeremy Huw Williams

19th July 2020 - including a selection of music by Welsh composers, and an interview with Nicola Peros from the Nicola Peros Dance Academy

12th July 2020 - with a selection of music including works by Mendelssohn, and an interview with Mary Rose from the Cowbridge Music Festival

5th July 2020 - with a selection of music including works depicting rivers, and an interview with the Welsh composer Paul Mealor

28th June 2020 - with a selection of music including works to dance to, and an interview with Dot Connell from the Barry Male Voice Choir and Vale Voices

21st June 2020 - with a selection of music including works by Beethoven, and an interview with Ben Tarlton from the Llantwit Major Chamber Music Festival

14th June 2020 - with a selection fo music including works depicting Spain, and an interview with Dan Dennis from the Vale of Glamorgan Brass Band

7th June 2020 - with a selection of music including works for the organ, and an interview with Alice Neary and David Adams from the Penarth Chamber Music Festival

31st May 2020 - with a selection of music including works about nature, and an interview with Jess Handley-Greaves about singing for Welsh National Opera