Composer Natalie Hunt says, "Data Entry Groove was written while I was working as a Logistical Support Officer with talented graduates from a variety of fields. It is a tongue in cheek salute to the jobs our day-personas endure, propped up by many "keep-cups" of tea, and day dreams."
The jazzy piece was commissioned by the New Zealand String Quartet with funding from Creative New Zealand and has been frequently performed by them.
Recorded 25 August 2018, Hunter Council Chamber, Wellington by RNZ Concert.
Sound engineer: Darryl Stack