Jack's weekly Culture Bunker show on Scala Radio will now air 3-5pm GMT every Saturday. He'll continue to welcome star and behind-the-scenes guests, preview upcoming arts events and share stories behind a hand-picked selection of music.
Plus, Jack doubles up with a new show every Sunday, 3-5pm GMT. There, expect two hours of uplifting and gentle classics to round off the weekend.
Jack has written Gramophone Magazine's official coverage of the Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla. The three-part online series spotlights Royal composers through time, the composers commissioned to write new music for the 2023 ceremony, and the contribution of military bands.
On Scala Radio, Jack presented a two-hour special, featuring guests Sir Karl Jenkins and the Royal Marines Band.
Jack has been in the rehearsal room developing a brand new stage musical, for which he has written book, music and lyrics. Called 'Duet', it is a collaboration with three major UK theatres and explores a real-life story. Watch this space...
'Jazz Meets Classical', a 6-part radio series that Jack devised and co-presented for Jazz FM and Scala Radio, has been shortlisted for Best Music Special at the 2023 New York Festival Radio Awards. He presented the show alongside China Moses, with guests including Nigel Kennedy and Angel Blue.
Jack was honoured to join the voting panel for the 2023 BRIT Awards.
He also sat on the judging panel for the 2020, 2021 and 2022 Awards.
Jack played the piano at the National Brain Appeal's Christmas Concert, alongside flautist Lisa Friend. The evening also featured Edward Fox and Dame Sian Phillips.
The event is available to view online now.
Jack interviewed Swedish musical theatre and pop star Peter Jöback, upon the release of the 10th Anniversary edition of his hit album and arena show, 'I Love Musicals'. The event took place at London's Theatre Cafe, in front of a live audience and recorded for Westway Music.
Jack was joined by BRIT-nominated soprano Camilla Kerslake, premiering a new song Jack had written for the Holocaust Educational Trust's Appeal Dinner. 'Getting Closer' was performed at London's Roundhouse. The Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Chief Rabbi were in attendance; the evening helped raise £1m for the charity.
Jack is an ambassador for the Holocaust Educational Trust, and the song is the second original piece he has performed at the annual Appeal Dinner.
Jack is presenting and curating 'Curtain Call', the new musical theatre show for British Airways' in-flight entertainment. The show is available on all BA flights from September.
Jack has curated Gramophone Magazine's signature 2022/23 Season Preview, exploring the new seasons of all the major orchestras, vocal groups and ensembles around the world.
Jack has been on London's Horse Guards Parade, recording a behind-the-scenes look at the Royal Marines Band Service's Beating Retreat. This included a hands-on lesson in how to be a Drum Major...
The video is now available on the Scala Radio YouTube channel.
Jack has made his debut on Magic At The Musicals.
Jack spoke with Sir Cameron Mackintosh in a special interview to mark the legendary producer's 75th Birthday.
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