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  • On Nine to Noon Kathryn Ryan talks to Lecretia Seales who is dying of a brain tumour and is lobbying for the right to die

  • In The Sampler Nick Bollinger reviews an unusually concept-free set from The Decemberists, the last recordings of the late Pops Staples and talks to guitar hero and Womad headliner Richard Thompson

  • Kathryn Ryan talks to British concert pianist Freddy Kempf on Nine to Noon about his love of Beethoven, of performing and the challenges of the job

  • Auckland Arts Festival review: Neneh Cherry, Water and Light, and Hikoi

  • Auckland Arts Festival review: Invisible Energy, The Mooncake and the Kumara, and Skin of Fire