Nights for Monday 3 August 2015
7:10 Chamber Music Means Business
Harnessing Chamber Music to inspire students to think broadly on how to approach their own careers and future - with violinist Justine Cormack from NZ Trio.
7:35 Upbeat Feature: Norman Meehan
New Zealand Jazz legend Norman Meehan retires from his teaching position at the New Zealand School of Music after 18 years.
8:10 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 World Weather
MetService severe weather forecaster Erick Brenstrum on how a day doesn't go by without some weather... a tropical cyclone named Raquel appeared in the South Pacific in July for the first time on record, Pakistan had it's most deadly heat-wave on record, and hundreds of wildfires have sparked in Canada.
9:10 Ban the Bomb
Is progress being made now that over 100 nations have pledged to work on eliminating nuclear weapons in the aim of global disarmament, with Asia/Pacific director Tim Wright of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN).
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Beale Street Caravan
Hosted by David Knowles. From North Mississippi we have Kenny Brown with a gritty set of Hill Country boogie, and from the Delta, the superb soul of Rev. Rob Mortimer and Good Paper. Memphis Sax man, Jim Spake, is also with us to resume his series on the great saxophone sidemen of the 20th century.