2pm Pietari Inkinen

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Music Director previews his festival of music by Wagner, Beethoven and Sibelius

Pietari Inkinen
Photo: Patrycja Szwarczynska

2:30 Dene Olding

Artistic advisor for the Michael Hill International Violin Competition announces the chamber music round

Michael Hill Semifinalists
Clockwise from top left: Natsumi Tsuboi, Timothy Chooi, Eunae Koh, Marie Christine Klettner, Suyeon Kang, Elly Suh

2:45 Vincent O'Donnell & Heather Galbraith

Upbeat Melbourne correspondent interviews the New Zealand Commissioner at this year's Venice Biennale

Simon Denny Secret Power
Simon Denny: Secret Power


Music played in this show

WAGNER: Die Walküre, Prelude
New Zealand SO / Pietari Inkinen
RNZ Rec.22/07/2012

SIBELIUS: Lemminkäinen Legends
Lahti SO / Osmo Vänskä

WAGNER: Siegfried's Funeral March, from Götterdämmerung
New Zealand SO / Pietari Inkinen
EMI 4 57817

PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No 2 in G minor Op 63
Josef Spacek (vln), Auckland Philharmonia / Roy Goodman
RNZ Rec.11/06/2009