William Dart review: New Zealand Opera’s Call of the Huia

Opera song

Oliver Sewell, Wade Kernot and Catrin Johnsson at the Christchurch performance of New Zealand Opera’s Call of the Huia. Photo / Provided

In 1995, when asked by TV3 about singing local music, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa claimed that we didn’t really have a multitude of composers, apart from a little Maori song or two.

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