Hayden Sherley interview

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Hayden Sherley interviewed by Jim Sullivan. Hayden talks to Jim about his early days in broadcasting. He began working as an announcer for 2ZB in 1953, and is currently involved in the National Radio Music Programme and Take Five, a programme for older listeners. Hayden was one of the founding fathers for the Announcers Training School in the 1960s, along with Bob Wright. Originally the school was set up to recruit people, train them and give them the correct tools for the job. The training also covered television broadcasting, including voice production, knowledge of speech and how to communicate with people. He talks about his work at the training centre and his views on broadcasters today.

NB. Gap in audio track where the original recording was broken into two parts.

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Year 1994

Reference number 13992

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits RNZ Collection
Sherley, Haydn, 1924-2007, Interviewee
Sullivan, Jim, 1946-
Wright, Bob
2ZB (Radio station : Wellington, N.Z.)
National Radio (N.Z.) (estab. 1986, closed 2007)

Duration 00:31:20

Date 22 Apr 1994

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