12:15 Dave Bremner

Artistic co-director of the new Zealand Brass Festival announces this year's lineup

12:40pm Ruth Allen

Upbeat's Melbourne correspondent Vincent O'Donnell speaks to NZ born glass artist at her studio.


1pm Chris Gendall

Upbeat contributor previews the Composer of the Week programme on Elliott Carter


1:40pm Ryo Nakata

Eva speaks to the singer from Japanese funk band Osaka Monaurail from the 2014 WOMAD Festival

Music played in this show

MOZART: Symphony No 38 in D K504, Prague
Scottish CO / Charles Mackerras
Linn CKD 308

ROBERTS: Deep in the Shed
Marcus Roberts, Herb Harris, Scotty Barnhard, Wessel Anderson, Wycliffe Gordon, Chris Thomas, Maurice Carnes, Herlin Riley, Reginald Veal, Todd Williams, E. Dankworth / Marcus Roberts
NOVUS 283078

HAYDN: Trumpet Concerto in Eb HobVIIe/1
Håkan Hardenberger (tpt), ASMF / Neville Marriner
Philips 420 203

RESPIGHI: Pines of Rome
Wellington Brass Band, New Zealand SO / Pietari Inkinen
RNZ Rec.28/03/14

NAKATA: Endemism
Osaka Monaurail
UNIQUE 190193

SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Trio No 2 in E minor Op 67
New Zealand Chamber Soloists
Atoll ACD 209

CARTER: Concerto for Orchestra
SWR Freiburg SO / Michael Gielen
Arte Nova 27773

CARTER: String Quartet No 3
Juilliard String Quartet
Sony S2K 47229

CARTER: Clarinet Concerto, VII: Agitato
Michael Collins (cl), London Sinfonietta / Oliver Knussen
DG 459 660