Upbeat for Thursday 8 October 2015
Small Holes in the Silence
The third installment in the New Zealand poetry series from composer Norman Meehan and singer Hannah Griffin is the album Small Holes in the Silence. On this album they're joined by saxophonist Hayden Chisholm for settings of poems by Hone Tuwhare, Alastair Te Ariki Campbell and Bill Manhire.
Auckland's Newest Youth Orchestra
Rangatahi Philharmonia o Tara the flagship orchestra of the Sistema Aotearoa programme was launched last night. Richard Pamatautau was there.