Nights for Wednesday 8 August 2012
7:10 Love Will Set You Free
You may have thought that he was an entertainer in the twilight of his career, but the man best known as Engelbert Humperdinck just competed in the most recent Eurovision contest, and his greatest hits album Release Me is climbing the charts.
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8:00 News & Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Arts: Contemporary Classical
Kate Mead plays good cello and hosts Sound Lounge on Radio New Zealand Concert, raises her bow on both contemporary classical music plus recent releases of old masters.
9:00 News & Weather
9:06 The Wednesday Drama: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show
Highlights from A Prairie Home Companion (PHP)
10:00 News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:00 News & Weather
11:06 European Jazz Stage
Benjamin Herman hosts an exploration of European jazz music, with performances from the continent's hottest clubs, concert halls and festivals (Radio Netherlands)