SOUNZ Launching Hōtaka Māori Online June 5th!

  • SOUNZ Launching Hōtaka Māori Online June 5th!
SOUNZ Launching Hōtaka Māori Online June 5th!

SOUNZ Launching Hōtaka Māori Online June 5th!

Get ready for the exciting online reveal of three series from SOUNZ Hōtaka Māori from June 5 2024! June 5th 2024 will be an unforgettable celebration of the release of our highly anticipated Hōtaka Māori.

Puoro Ki Te Ao
Releases June 5th 2024
Puoro Ki Te Ao (‘Puoro to the world’) is a sublime auditory journey that infuses the ancient healing sounds of taonga puoro with the calming essence of nature. It is a celebration of sound and spirit, featuring original soundscapes composed and performed by renowned taonga puoro artists Horomona Horo, Komako Silver and Reti Hedley, intertwined with breathtaking visuals of the taiao (natural world).

Inspiring Journeys Through Music
Releases June 12th 2024
Join host Alana Broughton as she explores the rich tapestry of life and artistry with powerhouse Māori artists Ria Hall, Pere Wihongi, Mere Boynton and Rei. This four-part series is a masterclass in resilience, identity and creative expression, offering intimate interviews followed by soul-stirring performances. Embrace the wairua of their stories and be moved by the power of their creative expression.

Season 4 of the highly successful He Reo Tawhito: Conversations about Moteatea
Releases June 19th 2024
He Reo Tawhito: Conversations about Mōteatea is crafted with a diverse audience in mind, including those passionate about the revival of Te Reo Māori, traditional and modern Māori performance, composition, and storytelling traditions, individuals keen on deepening their understanding of Te Ao Māori through the ancient art of mōteatea, and Māori seeking to reclaim their ancestral wisdom.

These programmes will be released online on the SOUNZ social media platforms – check back for the full announcement soon!

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