11 May 2010

Hirini Melbourne, Part 3 - Music and Protest

From Composer of the Week, 9:00 am on 11 May 2010
Hirini Melbourne

Hirini Melbourne Photo: University of Waikato


Dr Hirini Melbourne of Ngāi Tūhoe and Ngāti Kahungunu was a significant leader in the revival of Māori culture through his waiata and use of taonga pūoro.

Six programmes presented by Paul Diamond tell the story of Hirini Melbourne's life and work.