Hinemoana Baker's ONLY show in Aotearoa in 2019 - Waiata mō Te Wairarapa
'a fine wine of a voice' (Nelson Evening Mail)
'utterly spellbinding' (Oamaru Mail)
'a major talent' (NZ Herald)
An acclaimed performer of text and song, poems and prosody, a writer, sound artist and storyteller, Hinemoana Baker will perform from her back-catalogue as well as pieces from her upcoming collection, Funkhaus.
Hinemoana hails from Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Toa Rangatira, Te Āti Awa and Ngāi Tahu on her Dad's side, and from England and Germany on her late Mum's side. For the last four years, she has been living in Berlin, where she was Creative New Zealand Berlin Writer in Residence 2016.
SUPPORT ACT: MEG HUNTER
Meg Hunter is a young singer/pianist/songwriter. This year she won the Junior section of Talent Wairarapa singing her original song Submerged. She then placed second in the Smokefree Rockquest regional final in the solo/duo category with another original piece, and was invited to submit four more tracks for national finals selection. She is working on recording an album in 2020.
Tickets $25 from Eventfinda and from Aratoi / Door sales: $30 on the night.
Doors open 6.30.
Performance starts at 7pm.
Aratoi thanks Grafia Productions and Masterton District Council for their support.