12:15 Rhona Fraser

Soprano previewsthe Days Bay Opera production of Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier

Rhona Fraser

12:40 Davinia Caddy

Review of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra's performances of Mahler Nine

1pm The Critic's Chair

Nick Tipping speaks to Hannah Sassman about the lastest release Um...from yeah yeah, absolutely, no way!

Um yeahyeahabsolutelynoway

1:20 Nick Fedaeff

Artist talks about his work on the book The Bitter Sweet Philosophies

Bittersweet Philosophies


Music played in this show

TCHAIKOVSKY: Tatiana's Letter Scene, from Eugene Onegin
Licia Albanese (sop) / Leopold Stokowski and his S
Cala CACD 0540

STRAUSS: The Marschallin's Monologue, from Der Rosenkavalier Op 59
Lucia Popp (sop), Bamberger Symphoniker / Horst Stein
Eurodisc 7776-2-RC

MOZART: Violin Concerto No 4 in D K218
Simone Lamsma (vln), New Zealand SO / Edo de Waart
RNZ Rec.15/08/2014

MAHLER: Symphony No 9 in D
New Zealand SO / Edo de Waart
RNZ Rec.15/08/2014

YEAHYEAHABSOLUTELYNOWAY!: Down Home, Why Sleep?, Look at You, and Believe in the Monocause
James Brown (gtr), Sam Cagney (gtr), Stephen Neville (drums)
Rattle RAT-J-1021