Concerts and radio recordings have taken him to most European countries, the USA, Canada, Japan, Hong Kong and Australia. He has given concerts at important organs and festivals (including the Vienna Festival, the Mecklenburg-Western Pomeranian Festival, the Royal Festival Hall in London, St. Patrick's Cathedral New York, Suntory Hall Tokyo, Kyoto Concert Hall). His numerous CD recordings on labels such as Thorofon, Mitra, Carus and Coviello have received several international awards.
In 1997 Lucke was appointed professor of organ at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, and in 2000 he accepted the chair at the Mozarteum University in Salzburg. From 2016 to 2017 he also taught as a deputy professor at the Freiburg University of Music.