Tuesday 16 October 2012, with Eva Radich

Michael Hill International Violin Competition New Zealand Development Prize Winner Amalia HallThe 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.

Rob Garrett

12:15 Auckland based curator, educator and arts manager on three of his upcoming exhibitions: 'Lost in a Dream' at Snake Pit, 'NZ Sculpture OnShore' and the 'Corner' project space.

Michael Houstoun Review

12:42 Keith Clancy reviews last night's Auckland performance of Beethoven's Diabelli Variations by pianist Michael Houstoun.

Steve Smith

13:00 US jazz, rock and fusion drummer touring NZ with Rodger Fox's Wellington Jazz Orchestra.

12:15 Rob Garrett

Curator talks about his exhibition Lost in a Dream, opening at Auckland's Snake Pit on Friday

Lost in a Dream

12:40 Keith Clancy

Review of Michael Houstoun's Diabelli Variations performance

1pm Steve Smith

American drummer working with Rodger Fox's Wellington Jazz Orchestra