A session for 9-5ers who can’t hear requests during the week. All from Radio New Zealand Concert’s vast CD collection or our own recordings.
Your Choice is our regular Saturday morning request feature. Hear works that listeners have asked for - this Saturday the composers include Mendelssohn, Moszkowski, Gruber, Bach and Lassus
The trio of New Zealand singers Sol3 Mio has been topping the charts - will it top our Classical Chart again this week? Find out on Saturday at noon
Our Saturday Concert features the three finalists fromt the 2012 National Concerto Competition: violinists Blythe Press and Hilary Hayes, and cellist Santiago Canon Valencia
This week's edition of Vocalied includes Beethoven's Irish Songs, and Saint-Saëns' French Songs & Duets - soloists include Felicity Lott, Ann Murray, Wolfgang Holzmair and Philip Langridge
A live performance of Handel’s Messiah from Wellington’s Michael Fowler Centre, in Music Alive
Latest audio items
- Lisa Cherrington: Writer
- Uwe Grodd and Francesca Lombardi
- Christmas Oratorio
- Lisette Wesserling and Richard Apperley
- Dave Bremner
- Tackling Tallis
- Jon Andrew: NZ Tenor
- Lara McGregor: Fortune Theatre Dunedin
- James Egglestone: NZSO Messiah
- CREE BROWN: Black and White
William Dart hosts an hour of rock/pop/country, focusing on a new release or two.
James Gardner traces a personal path through the evolving world of electronic music.
Listen to New Zealand songs that take us to the beach, the moon, the milking shed and many places besides.
Stuck for gift ideas? We have tea towels, postcards and a range of T-shirts
New Zealand author Eleanor Catton, whose novel The Luminaries won the 2013 Man Booker prize for English language literature. Photograph © Robert Catto.
Behind the scenes at the Royal New Zealand Ballet.
Elric Hooper and Des Wilson look at the life and work of George Bernard Shaw.
Vote for your favourite works of any classical music genre to be performed by APO live from the Auckland Town Hall.