Luke Harrison

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Luke Harrison is a British composer whose inspiration and aims for much of his work is to express his emotions, thoughts, and experiences through his music.  

His work has been commissioned by ensembles such as the National Youth Percussion Orchestra and the National Youth French Horn Ensemble, broadcast on CBBC, BBC 2 and BBC Radio 3 and performed by ensembles including I Solisti (Belgium), Quatour Bozzini (Canada) and the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group.    

During his Batchelor of Music in Composition at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Luke studied under Howard Skempton, Fumiko Miyachi, Richard Ayres, Sean Clancy, Martjin Padding, Joe Cutler, Michael Wolters and with Nico Muhly while at Dartington International Summer School.   

Biography

Luke Harrison is a British composer whose inspiration and aims for much of his work is to express his emotions, thoughts, and experiences through his music.  

His work has been commissioned by ensembles such as the National Youth Percussion Orchestra and the National Youth French Horn Ensemble, broadcast on CBBC, BBC 2 and BBC Radio 3 and performed by ensembles including I Solisti (Belgium), Quatour Bozzini (Canada) and the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group.    

During his Batchelor of Music in Composition at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Luke studied under Howard Skempton, Fumiko Miyachi, Richard Ayres, Sean Clancy, Martjin Padding, Joe Cutler, Michael Wolters and with Nico Muhly while at Dartington International Summer School.   

Recordings by this composer

Recordings
BRC16 cover

Various: ‘Aria Cuntata and the Low Miracles

Birmingham Record Company

Michael Wolters takes on drag persona 'Aria Cuntata' in a project exploring ‘fake news’ through a queer lens. Including works from young composers Kunling Liu, Luke Harrison, Poor Northern (aka Paul Norman) and Difficult Listening.

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