Live concerts featuring local and international artists.
Bach's Cello Suite No 2 in D minor and Gareth Farr's Taheke both round out the week in Day's End
Ilona Rodgers reads the sonnet Farewell! thou art too dear for my possessing in William Shakespeare 450
Your Choice includes brings you two hours of requests from our listeners
Our Classical Chart brings you excerpts from top-selling recordings of the week
Phil Broadhurst looks at a range of recent releases and reissues in The Art of Jazz
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- Christine Argyle: looking back
- Susan King and Karlin Love - NZ Lutefest
- Sonnet No 86: Was it the proud full sail of his great verse...
- Hopkinson Smith
- Rachael Young: Conductor
- Emery Wano: WOMAD 2015
- Matthew Powell: RNZB Guest Ballet Master
- Sonnet No 85: My tongue-tied Muse in manners holds her still
- Judith Clark CNZM (1931-2014)
- Jane Curry and Owen Moriarty
A selection of the composer's vocal, chamber and organ works, much of it recorded on North German instruments that Buxtehude would have known.
A tribute to New Zealand poets Alistair Te Ariki Campbell and Meg Campbell.
Visit a collection about composer Douglas Lilburn, electronic music pioneer, “the elder statesman of New Zealand music”, and new inductee.
Notable New Zealanders tell us about a piece of classical music that is meaningful to them.
Cervantes' deluded knight and his hapless squire have inspired artists, composers and philosophers ever since the Spanish Golden Age.
Thomas Goss gives an overview of the life and music of English composer Brian Eno.
George Kay explores David Bowie’s career and music. Photograph by Adam Bielawski.