Wednesday 16 June 2010, with Eva Radich
The females are in the box seat for this year’s Michael Hill International Violin Competition: 17 out of the 18 contestants are female. There’s a lot at stake with prize money of forty thousand dollars and a chance to launch an international career.
Join Eva Radich for Upbeat live from Queenstown at the earlier time of 1pm on Friday 6th June for a two hour profile of this global event.
Then hear them compete on our Michael Hill International Violin Competition webpage.
Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.
12:15 London based NZ Dancer playing the lead role of RNZ Ballet's current production of 'Carmen'.
12:43 NZ violinist performing with the Manukau Symphony Orchestra this week before chamber tour with partner Rachel Church.
13:05 Alliance Francaise Wellington President talks about 'Concours de la Chanson' singing competition.
12:15 Pieter Symonds
The Christchurch born and bred, international guest star of the Royal New Zealand Ballet, Pieter Symonds, talks about playing Carmen.
12:40 Contributor William Green