RNZ is planning to take the classical music station off the FM frequency and replace it with a new station aimed at reaching a wider, younger audience.. Jacinda Ardern told Morning Report the government had asked for time to find an alternative. RNZ Concert (Māori: Te Reo Irirangi o Aotearoa Kо̄nohete) is a publicly funded non-commercial New Zealand FM fine music radio network. The proposed merger of TVNZ and RNZ is not terrible per se, but if done badly could damage both Concert and RNZ National irreparably.

Request information on the proposed changes to RNZ Concert. By RNZ. RNZ had proposed changes to its Concert radio station, taking it off the FM frequency and replacing it with a newer station aimed at a younger audience. The content will also be downgraded. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is "frustrated" that RNZ pushed ahead with announcing proposed changes to its Concert radio station. RNZ Concert has a special place in the hearts of many New Zealanders of all ages. The proposed listening options for RNZ Concert won’t work. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is "frustrated" that RNZ pushed ahead with announcing proposed changes to its Concert radio station. And many RNZ Concert listeners don’t have their computer setup to listen to music, or their TV, or in their car. Radio New Zealand owns the network and operates it from its Wellington headquarters.

RNZ Concert is in many respects a flagship service which signals RNZ’s commitment to musical forms which the commercial sector is unable to provide. RNZ’s music outputs had been subject to reviews, personnel changes, and plenty of outside speculation. RNZ is planning to take the classical music station off the FM frequency and replace it with a new station aimed at reaching a wider, younger audience.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is “frustrated” that RNZ pushed ahead with announcing proposed changes to its Concert radio station. It’s dreadful to listen to classical music on AM. RNZ plans to shift Concert to the lower quality AM frequency, a move it said would free up space to build a new music channel based in Auckland and aimed at youth. RNZ Concert would be taken off FM radio on May 29 and the youth platform would be phased in ahead of its full launch on August 28.

Concert FM was beloved by classic music fans but an audience of 170,000 wasn’t enough. Megan Hurnard made this Official Information request to Radio New Zealand Limited. RNZ Concert would be taken off FM radio on May 29 and the youth platform would be phased in ahead of its full launch on August 28.

an RNZ concert lover wrote. Response to this request is long overdue.By law Radio New Zealand Limited should have responded by now (details and exceptions).You can complain to the Ombudsman.