Image of the week: 1 – 7 May

It’s May which means it’s also New Zealand Music Month! Time to begin the month-long celebration of our talented Kiwi musicians.

Image Credit: Plate 0001 - Kiwi concert party World War Two, n.d., Noel Habgood photographs (MB 1276 Ref 147422). Macmillan Brown Library, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Image Credit: Plate 0001 – Kiwi concert party World War Two, n.d., Noel Habgood photographs (MB 1276 Ref 147422). Macmillan Brown Library, Christchurch, New Zealand.

This photograph shows the Kiwi Concert Party, a unit tasked with entertaining troops during World War II and again during the war in the Pacific.
For more on the Kiwi Concert Party, check out this article by AudioCulture.
For a list of events happening in May, visit the official website for NZ Music Month: http://www.nzmusicmonth.co.nz

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