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William Blake: The Man & The Music – IV: David Axelrod

Professor Jason Whittaker


William Blake – poet, painter and printmaker – has long been held as one of the greatest poets of the English language. In this series Professor Jason Whittaker examines the impact Blake’s work has had on music over the last hundred years. The series continues by looking at the music of David Axelrod and how the works of William Blake shaped his music.

William Blake: The Man & The Music is produced by Siren Radio in partnership with the Lincoln School of English & Journalism. First broadcast on 19th December 2018.