Naturally occurring microbes living on plants can be used to boost the yield, nutrition and even taste of corn, soybeans, rice and tomatoes. This Way Up visits a biotech startup manipulating microbes in Missouri. Audio
This week Nick features two leading contemporary players, trumpeter Terell Stafford and tenor player Mark Turner- plus tunes by Chet Baker, Charlie Parker and Jelly Roll Morton. From 5pm on RNZ Concert.
We chat to the Christchurch musician who's just fulfilled his dying wish - to record an album; The RNZ Music team pick their fave international tracks of 2017; Ruban Nielson of Unknown Mortal Orchestra joins us ahead of his visit in Jan; and heaps more! Join us from 1pm on RNZ National.
Hundreds of years after its creation, Handel’s ‘Messiah’ is still a treasured part of the annual musical calendar. Clarissa Dunn explores some of the many ways Handel’s masterpiece has been performed from its triumphant Dublin premiere to a Grammy Award-winning gospel reinterpretation. Audio