Summer Selections from Saturday Morning 2012-2013

8:10 Susan Orlean

Staff writer for The New Yorker, and author of The Orchid Thief, and Rin Tin Tin: the Life and Legend of the World's Most Famous Dog.
From the programme of 25 February 2012

9:05 Michel Tuffery

New Zealand-based artist of Samoan, Rarotongan and Tahitian heritage, whose giant digital artwork, First Contact was projected on to Te Papa during the New Zealand International Arts Festival 2012.
From the programme of 28 January 2012

10:05 Dan Beban

Musician, sound artist, instrument maker and sound engineer, who founded the Frederick Street Sound and Light Exploration Society, and plays in a number of groups including Orchestra of Spheres
From the programme of 25 February 2012

11:05 Mitchell Pham

Business and social entrepreneur who co-founded technology group Augen, with companies in New Zealand and Vietnam. He contributes to many other organisations.
From the programme of 14 April 2012

Music played during the programme

Penguin Café Orchestra: Dirt
From the 1988 live album: When In Rome

Richard Hawley: Standing at the Sky’s Edge
From the 2012 album: Standing at the Sky’s Edge

Sun Ra Arkestra: Strange Celestial Road
From the 1979 album: Strange Celestial Road
(Rounder Records)

Alexander Tucker: Hag Stones
From the 2003 album: Old Fog
(ATP Recordings)

Troupe Majidi: Essiniya (Nass El Ghiwane)
From the 2005 album: Ecstatic Music of the Jemaa El Fna
(Sublime Frequencies)

Orchestra of Spheres: Bogan in the Forest
From the 2011 EP: Numbers

Ebo Taylor: Heaven
From the 2011 compilation album: Life Stories, Highlife & Afrobeat Classics 1973-1980