Friday 9 November 2012, 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 Music Director and Concertmaster of the NZSO performing Bach's Double Violin Concerto together as part of concert featuring Mahler 7.
12:37 Peter Hoar reviews last night's APO concert featuring Russian violist Maxim Rysanov.
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