7:10 Tuning Together Chinese and Kiwi Tales

Late last year Radio NZ Concert's Sound Lounge host Kate Mead voyaged to Beijing, China for a collaboration of both New Zealand and Chinese musicians and composers – the result, Tales from the Forbidden City will be performed in the upcoming NZ Festival.

7:30 Spectrum

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 ambassador - jazz

Jivester, editor and publisher Fergus Barrowman on the sizzle and pop of a snazzy beat.

9:06 The Wednesday Drama: Four Flat Whites in Italy by Roger Hall

Retired couple Alison and Adrian, both Labour party ex-librarians, end up sharing their overseas trip of a lifetime with wealthy National-supporting couple Harry and Judy. (Part 1 of 2)

10:00 Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 Jazz-O-Rama

Theodore Shaw "Teddy" Wilson was described by critic Scott Yannow as "the definitive swing pianist". He was perhaps the first well-known black musician to play publicly in a racially integrated group.

See the PRX website for this programme