Recording Projects

Here’s a small selection of projects Bob has engineered and/or produced in his recording studio, Nelson or on location in recent years:


Peggy Seeger Live

Peggy Seeger and Friends
This album was recorded live at the Nelson School Of Music and has subsequently been released internationally on the Appleseed label.


Sky Whisperers

Aroha and Taihuka Yates, Richard Nunns and Bob Bickerton
The latest in a series of film documentaries directed by Kathleen Gallagher.


Green Fire Islands

Donal Lunny, Iarla O Lionáird,  Nollaig Casey, Sean McKeon, Steve Cooney, Laoise Kelly, Graham Henderson, Richard Nunns, Whirimako Black, Glen Colquhoun,Horomona Horo, Riki Gooch
This exciting live project featured top Irish and Maori musicians in a tour including the International Festival in Wellington (Michael Fowler Centre), WOMAD and The Edge in Auckland. Bob was the live sound engineer and recorded the sound track for a film being directed by Alun Bollinger.


Adam Chamber Music Festival

Bob records concerts that are not recorded by Radio New Zealand for archival purposes.


Nelson Symphony Orchestra

Bob regularly records Nelson Symphony Orchestra concerts which are generally released as a end of year compilation CD.


There’s Too Much Traffic In My Head

Gaelynne Pound and Friends
A selection of Gaelynne’s poetry set to music by a variety of Nelson musicians.
Recorded in the studio and on location 2007.


Mauri Tau

Aroha Yates-Smith, Richard Nunns & Bob Bickerton.
Music from the documentaries ‘He Oranga He Oranga’ and ‘Ko Te Ha O Rongo’
Recorded in the studio 2007.


Adam Summer School

Variety Of Performers
Several albums featuring students in the 2007 Adam Summer School of Chamber Music.
Recorded on location 2007.


Fiona Pears DVD

Fiona Pears, Ian Tilley and band
Live DVD of Fiona’s concert in Christchurch Cathedral in January 2007.
Recorded on location 2007


Nga Reo o te Whenua

Te Tau Ihu o te Waka a Maui Kapahaka Groups
An album of collected waiata from the top of the South Island performed by local Kapahaka groups.
Recorded on location 2004 to 2007


Canzoni Italiane

Angela Buonocore
An album of Angela’s favourite Italian arias recorded before her death in 2005.
Recorded on location 2003 to 2005


Gershwin – Got A Little Rhythm

Lucy Rainey and Friends
An album of Gershwin songs arranged and sung by Lucy Rainey.
Recorded on location 2005


Ceol Aneas 2004 – 2010

Various Performers including Lunasa
CD of tunes taught at Ceol Aneas traditional Irish msuic workshops in 2004.
Recorded on location 2004



Mosaic world music choir
A selection of songs by popular local choir.
Recorded on location 2003


Heart To Heart

Third album produced by popular Nelson women’s band.
Recorded in the studio 2002.


All material © Bob Bickerton 2012