Nights for Wednesday 11 September 2013
7:10 Grown up, now
People, places and events in New Zealand.
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 - Jamaican music
Getting the one drop on riddim, rocksteady, ska and roots and culture with deejay and toaster Miles Buckingham. From the early 1970s "New Sound Go Pop" and the young producers staking their claims: Lee Perry, Bunny Lee, Clancy Eccles, Derrick Harriott, plus small-time producers surviving from the rocksteady era – Lloyd Daley (Matador) Joe Gibbs, Sonia Pottinger, Leslie Kong & Harry Mudie.
9:06 The Wednesday Drama - Te Wherowhero (Part 11 of 15)
The story of the warrior who became the first Maori King, adapted from King Potatau: An Account of the Life of Potatau Te Wherowhero the First Maori King by Pei Te Hurinui and read by Selwyn Muru and Rangi Chadwick.
A series of half-hour current affairs programmes, featuring Radio New Zealand's most experienced correspondents.
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 New Jazz Archive - Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Delving into the many shades of jazz. Digging in the archives and selecting from the standards and classics to the modern masters and future movers and shakers.
Tonight, the life and music of multi-instrumentalist Rahsaan Roland Kirk.