Navigation for Nights

7:06 Sonic Tonic

8:10 Musician's Cramp

For nearly a decade, pianist Rae de Lisle has been researching if recovery can be achieved from focal dystonia (commonly known as Musician's Cramp) through retraining at the instrument.

8:25 Dave Dobbyn and Don McGlashan live at Holy Trinity Church, Auckland, 28 September 2013

In September last year, beloved New Zealand singer-songwriters Dave Dobbyn and Don McGlashan set out on their nationwide Acoustic Church Tour. Radio New Zealand engineer Andre Upston captured their acoustic performance at Auckland’s Holy Trinity Church.

9:06 Country Life

Rural news and features.

10:17 Late Edition

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 These Hopeful Machines

James Gardner traces a personal path through the evolving world of electronic music - and meets some of the people who made it happen: Raindrops in the Sun (2 of 6, RNZ)

New music’s rise from the secret projects and surplus junk of World War Two. In Paris, Pierre Schaeffer records ‘sound objects’ on disc, creating musique concrète. In Cologne, Karlheinz Stockhausen joins others in working with elektronische musik. We hear Stockhausen in discussion at Darmstadt (world exclusive audio). In Hollywood, hi-fi sci-fi sounds hit the screen.