Robert Looman

Award: Postgraduate Award

Year: 2017

Genre: Classical

Instrument/voice type: Flute

Location: Royal Northern College of Music

Robert trained at the Royal Northern College of Music and Malmo Academy of Music in Sweden, and is a former prize winner of the British Flute Society Young Artist competition.

He performs regularly with the BBC Philharmonic, Hallé, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Royal Scottish National, Opera North and Ulster orchestras, and can be heard on numerous recordings and soundtracks. In addition to broadcasts for BBC television & radio, S4C and Classic FM, Robert has performed at most of the major British music festivals, including the BBC Proms and Edinburgh Festival, as well as having toured both Europe and the Far East.