Friday 9 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.

Pietari Inkinen and Vesa Mati Leppanen

12:15 Music Director and Concertmaster of the NZSO performing Bach's Double Violin Concerto together as part of concert featuring Mahler 7.

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra Review

12:37 Peter Hoar reviews last night's APO concert featuring Russian violist Maxim Rysanov.

Samuel Holloway

13:00 Auckland based composer on his recent visits to the ISCM Festival in Belgium and ACL Festival in Israel.

12:15 Vesa-Matti Leppänen and Pietari Inkinen

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra concertmaster and music director preview their Bach Double performances

12:40 Peter Hoar

Review of last night's Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra concert

1pm Samuel Holloway

Composer reports back from recent festivals in Israel and Belgium