Tuesday 26 February 2013, 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.

Cathy Downes

12:15 NZ Playwright and actor previews the upcoming national tour of her one woman show 'Talking of Katherine Mansfield'.

Pedro Ilgenfritz, John Ellis and Nigel Gavin

12:40 Writer/Director and musicians of 'One by One' mime show taking part of the Auckland Fringe Festival.

James Gardner

13:00 Auckland-based composer and author on his chapter contribution to academic volume on Frank Zappa being released shortly by UK based publisher Ashgate.

12:15 Cathy Downes

Playwright previews the upcoming season of her Talking of Katherine Mansfield

12:40 One by One

LAB Theatre members perform live and talk about the show

1pm James Gardner

Composer talks about his contribution to a new Frank Zappa biography

Frank Zappa