Writer and presenter, BBC Radio 3
Suzy is a writer and BBC radio and TV presenter, specialising in music and arts programmes. She graduated with first-class honours in Music from the University of Oxford. Whilst there, she directed and produced short films and presented a weekly live arts show on the student radio station Oxygen FM. She gained a postgraduate diploma in broadcast journalism from City University London.
After winning the William Hardcastle Award for Journalism, Suzy began her professional broadcasting career as a presenter on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation‘s radio and TV services. She returned to the UK to work for the BBC as an assistant producer at Radio 4 on programmes including Start the Week and Loose Ends. She then moved to BBC Television, working as a director and producer on a range of arts and music films. Suzy became a presenter in 2005, when she was listed in The Guardian’s “25 up-and-coming cultural figures”. In 2008, she presented The Proms season on BBC Two. She has also presented the BBC Two programmes The Culture Show, BBC Young Musician of the Year and The Review Show. Suzy currently hosts Radio 3’s drivetime show, In Tune, alongside concerts and events.