Monday 5 November 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.

Drew James

12:17 Director of WOMAD Taranaki previews next year's festival.

Johan Kobborg

12:46 Danish choreographer and Principal Dancer at London's Royal Ballet on his upcoming co-production of Giselle with Ethan Stiefel and the Royal NZ Ballet.

12:15 Drew James

WOMAD director announces the lineup for next year's festival

12:40 Susan Frykberg

Upbeat electroacoustic contributor

1pm Johan Kobborg

Danish choreographer working with the Royal New Zealand Ballet