12:15 Akoka Quartet

Europe-based New Zealand chamber musicians in the country for a nationwide tour

12:40 Simon Romanos

Regular Upbeat contributor talks about the world's violinists

1pm Kitan Petkovski and Rochelle Bright

Massive Company producer and general manager talk about their upcoming production of The Brave

1:20 Jim Gardner

New Zealand composer talks about the New Zealand in LA festival