III: Holy Thursday
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 inspired by another of William Blake’s most famous works: Holy Thursday.
William Blake: The Man & The Music is produced by Siren Radio in partnership with the Lincoln School of English & Journalism. First broadcast on 7th November 2018.