Upbeat for Thursday 10 March 2016
1pm Nigel Brown
New Zealand artist Nigel Brown discusses his exhibition I AM / WE ARE which opens at MTG Hawke’s Bay on Saturday. The exhibition is a major retrospective spanning 35 years of the painter's career so far, and includes twenty-seven works, sourced from his own personal collection.
1.20 Jessica Lindsey and Christy Banks
Dr. Christy Banks and Dr. Jessica Lindsey join forces to present a multi-media feast for the senses. The visiting clarinetists from the United States are touring here as the Spatial Forces Duo, present multi-media concerts using video, electronics. Their music is influenced by rock, folk, electro acoustic, and minimalist styles.
1.40 Victor Goines and Marcus Printup
Saxophonist Victor Goines and trumpeter Marcus Printup are touring as part of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. They both come from the Deep South with its heritage of jazz and blues and have been members of the Wynton Marsalis led jazz orchestra since the early 1990's as well as pursuing their own personal careers outside the famous ensemble.