New Zealand Opera is deeply concerned about the proposal to move RNZ Concert from FM to AM and cut the wonderful context and arts coverage provided by the station’s announcers and producers. We have joined many others publicly and behind the scenes to voice our strong opposition to this plan.

We have sent this letter to the relevant Ministers and to RNZ’s Chair and CEO, and encourage others to make their voices heard. We have also been working with other major arts organisations on a co-ordinated response from our sector.

There are a number of ways individuals and organisations may make their voice heard. Here are some of them: