Music for winding down at the end of the day.
Hear two works by our Composer of the Week John Luther Adams: The Place We Began and Four Thousand Holes
Noelle McCarthy reads the sonnet When to the sessions of sweet silent thought in William Shakespeare 450
Alice Coote takes on the mantle of Dame Janet Baker in this BBC Proms 2014 concert as she leads a new generation to the music of Elgar
Pianist Howard Shelley and oboist Pier Luigi Fabretti both have new recordings featured in Recent Releases
Afternoon Requests includes a performance from soprano Leontyne Price, singing Ernani! Ernani, involami, from Verdi's Ernani
Latest audio items
- Introducing Willie Manson
- Simone Roggen & Ada Meinich: Faust Quartet
- Simon Romanos on Viktoria Mullova
- Nicholas McGegan: Haydn's 'Creation'
- Sonnet No 29: When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes
- Christine Brewer: US Soprano
- David McPhail and Miranda Manasiadis
- Peter Mechen: CMNZ review
- Sonnet No 28: How can I then return in happy plight
- David Long: NZSM Composer in residence.
A series based on the letters of internationally-recognised New Zealand scientist Beatrice Hill Tinsley.
Musicologist Samantha Owens introduces us to some of the working German musicians who visited to our shores from the 1850s up until the outbreak of World War I.
Radio New Zealand Concert and Australia’s ABC Classic FM are calling for composers to set authentic Gallipoli texts to music for next year's Anzac day.
Take your ears on an exotic journey as we feature world music artists from around the globe.
Known for recording rivers and burning pianos, composer Annea Lockwood looks for music in untraditional places.
Eight young New Zealand composers have their works performed by the NZSO with conductor Tecwyn Evans.