Sisters Emily and Catherine Beynon perform Mozart's Concerto in C for flute & harp K299 in Day's End with the BBC National Orch of Wales
Composer of the Week includes Grieg's Homage March from Sigurd Jorsalfar, Five Songs of Norway Op 58 and Symphonic Dances on Norwegian Motifs Op 64
The Works includes John Ritchie's Papanui Road, performed by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra under Marc Taddei
Hear a track from the latest recording by the Swiss Romande Orchestra under Neeme Järvi in Recent Releases - they perform Massenet's Le Cid
Mstislav Rostropovich and Benjamin Britten perform in a classic 1964 recording of Shostakovich's Cello Sonata in D minor Op 40 in Afternoon Requests
Latest audio items
- John Amis Composer Portraits - Percy Grainger
- Justine Cormack and Ashley Brown
- Bianca Andrew: Lexus Songquest Finalist
- Christian Thurston: Lexus Songquest Finalist
- Robyn Malcom and Yuri Kinugawa
- Dave Armstrong: Pita and The Wolf
- Uwe Grodd: APO Review
- John Elmsly: NZ Composer
- Olivia Francis: Violinist
- Riki Gooch: City Gallery Wellington
The NZSO National Youth Orchestra play an exciting programme of music by Strauss and their composer-in-residence, Sarah Ballard.
Listen to a fascinating array of interviews, concert recordings and documentaries about the great composer.
Illustrated introductions to major pieces from the classical repertoire.
An introduction to Edvard Grieg, touching on the famous works while encouraging us to explore some of the lesser-known gems.
Music and dreams from different historical, scientific and psychological standpoints.
Jazz-bassist Nick Tipping investigates the monster virtuosos of the deep, foot-stomping bass lines
Make a request from Radio New Zealand Concert's vast CD collection or our own recordings.
Listen to New Zealand songs that take us to the beach, the moon, the milking shed and many places besides.