Nights for Wednesday 5 December 2012
7:10 More Heroic Failures
Stephen Pile and his latest celebration of human inadequacy as featured in The Not Terribly Good Book of Heroic Failures.
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... 'carols' in keeping with the jolly season.
9:00 News & Weather
An epic futuristic tale of the tragic maiden voyage of a gargantuan starship, begins on Wednesday night
9:35 You Me... Now!
An urban drama about Alice and her friends - their families, flatmates, loves, losses, music… and misunderstandings.
10:17 Late Edition
11:00 News & Weather
11:06 The New Jazz Archive
A weekly series of music, stories and interviews that relates the past, present and future of jazz to the things that shape our daily lives—from movies, television and pop culture, to important social issues, to the economy, technology, and even other forms of music.