Topic: Entertainment

The Modern Māori Quartet

By Wepiha Te Kanawa
  • Auckland

'The Modern Māori Quartet', the name says it all, as this group aims to bring back songs made popular by Māori quartets in the past, playing on the lyrics and making for a funny entertaining performance.

Matutāera Ngaropo, James Tito, Maaka Pohatu, and Matariki Whatarau all have musical backgrounds and grew up listening to the likes of Howard Morrison. 

Ngaropo says they're doing something that is unique and different.

Their first show is on October 3 in Auckland, tickets from