“The Phantom Unmasked” China Tour

“The Phantom Unmasked” China Tour

Over the last 2 months I have spent my time touring through China with the wonderful orchestra and cast of “The Phantom Unmasked”, playing (mostly) the music of Andrew Lloyd Weber. I’m sad to say that there’s only 1 week before I head back to Sydney for a couple of months. The tour has been a … Continue reading

BRASSHOLES gig tonight at Miss Peaches!

BRASSHOLES gig tonight at Miss Peaches!

Occasionally, everything lines up perfectly. Tonight I have a gig with my favourite band (The BRASSHOLES), in my favourite venue (Miss Peaches) but it doesn’t end there. Just minutes before we start playing, there’s an international Brass Band festival weekend ending a short walk away, the gig is being recorded (and perhaps released) AND it’s a … Continue reading

Looking forward to Melbourne International Trumpet Festival

Looking forward to Melbourne International Trumpet Festival

That’s right, I’m a massive trumpet nerd. I’m really looking forward to heading down to MITF this weekend to see some great masterclasses by some of my favourite players in Australia, and also some great international artists. If you’re interested in heading to the festival, you can find the event listing on the Australian Trumpet … Continue reading

Luke chosen to perform at “Young Explorers” concert for Eastside Radio

Luke chosen to perform at “Young Explorers” concert for Eastside Radio

I was recently chosen to perform at the “Young Explorers and Seasoned Legends” concert. Eastside Radio handpicked the best up and coming jazz musicians, or “young explorers”, and teamed them up with the “seasoned legends” which included Mike Nock, Hamish Stuart, Jonathan Zwartz, Ed Wilson, Col Loughnan and Bill Burton. The entire concert was recorded and … Continue reading