Percussionists are usually found at the back of the orchestra, but Jeremy Fitzsimons is moving to the front for John Psathas' double concerto 'View From Olympus', with pianist Michael Houstoun and Orchestra Wellington. Audio
In 1943, while many New Zealanders were away fighting in the war, 18-year-old Marie Storey (nee Nixon) made the decision to join the police force and she was part of the third intake of women to do so. Audio
Analysis - Finance Minister Grant Robertson asks for Reserve Bank help to deal with the housing crisis, Oranga Tamariki chief executive says she won't quit, Māori Party MPs walk out on day one, and should MPs wear ties?
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor has copped criticism from all ends of the political spectrum and the media recently because of the continued inflation of house prices during a recession – but is that criticism justified? Audio
Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne talks to RNZ Music's Tony Stamp about his new film American Utopia. Directed by Spike Lee, it captures the original Broadway play, featuring songs from Byrne's entire career.