Tuesday 23 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.

Mary Jane O'Reilly

12:15 Auckland based choreographer and organiser of Living Room 2012 festival of dance which begins this Friday night.

Craig Denham and Chris Koole

13:07 Founding members of Auckland-based band Beyondsemble who begin an extensive NZ tour this week.

12:15 Mary Jane O'Reilly

Director of Auckland's Living Room 2012 festival

Living Room

12:40 Peter Mechen

Upbeat New Zealand music contributor

1pm Craig Denham

Musician from Beyondsemble previews their nationwide tour