Upbeat for Friday 11 November 2011
12:15 Chris Bruerton
Newly-appointed New Zealand member of The King's Singers.
12:40 Dugal McKinnon
Regular Upbeat contributor on electroacoustic music and the human voice.
1:00 Peter Hoar
Review of Russian Fire, last night's Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra concert featuring violinist Alina Ibragimova and music director Eckehard Stier.
Baritone Chris Bruerton (front right) is welcomed into The King's Singers. He replaces Philip Lawson (front left), who is stepping down after 18 years with the group. (Photo: kingssingers.com)