17 Jan 2016

Taloa - 3 Origins - Part 1

From Taloa, 1:00 pm on 17 January 2016

Chickasaw Indian composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate explores and compares the music of Native American and New Zealand Māori composers working in the Western classical tradition.

In this episode, Tate talks to composers Gillian Whitehead and Charles Royal.

Taonga puoro specialists James Webster (left) and Horomona Horo (right) perform a work by and with Charles Royal (centre)

Taonga puoro specialists James Webster (left) and Horomona Horo (right) perform a work by and with Charles Royal (centre) Photo: RNZ / Tim Dodd