Concert with Kimberley Children’s Choir — 30 May 2014

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An exceptional joint concert by die Kimberley Children’s Choir and the North-West University (NWU) School of Music will take place on Friday 30 May 2014 at 18:30 at the William Humphreys Art Gallery in Kimberley. The concert is presented by the Northern Cape Premier’s Education Trust Fund. The Kimberley Children’s Choir will start the concert with items in Latin, Afrikaans, French, Swahili and isiZulu. It is their last performance as.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Engela Conradie [student]

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Engela Conradie [student]

Curriculum & Year: MMus, 2nd year Instrument(s): Piano Professional ideals: Be the best that I can be and share that with my students/colleagues. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Eric Whitacre — When David heard that Absalom was slain 2. Marcello — Oboe Concerto 3. Beethoven — Piano Concerto No. 4 4. Handel — Sonata for Two Cellos & Piano 5. Martinu — Variations on a Slovak theme I could go.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Mr Hattingh Davel

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Mr Hattingh Davel

Date of appointment: January 2014 Teaching responsibilities: Music Education, Director of Jazz Ensembles Performance interests: Piano, guitar, jazz, pop, classical, early music — anything Research interests: Jazz Education, Music Education, African Music, Dalcroze Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? Ove Lundin, Noel Stockton, Roland Moses, Eva Wedin, Incca Rasmusson, Ing-Marie Lindberg-Thörnberg, Dr Liesl van der Merwe, Prof Hannes Taljaard, Prof Hetta Potgieter Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Chick Corea 2. Avishai.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Alicia Johnson (née Van der Merwe-Crous) [alumnus]

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Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Voice, Organ, Music History & Pedagogy Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 2000–2005 Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus & PGCE Qualifications completed elsewhere: DipABRSM (Music Direction) — Association of British Choral Directors Notable professional achievements: • Getting my degree! • Relocating to the UK, becoming Director of Music, singing for the London.


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Week 22 @ the Conservatory: 26 May – 1 June 2014

Week 22 @ the Conservatory: 26 May – 1 June 2014

Monday 26 May • Piano master classes by Antonio Pompa-Baldi from 10:00-13:00 in the Conservatory Hall. Tuesday 27 May • Student Concert at 12:10 in the Conservatory Hall. • New Music Ensemble lunch hour concert at 13:15 in the Pretorius Music Studio. Free entry. Wednesday 28 May • Musikhane at 14:00 Thursday 29 May • Colloquium at 11:15 in Oppibib. Friday 30 May • Royal Schools practical exams from 11:00-17:00.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Joy Meyer (student)

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Curriculum & Year: BMus, 4th year Instrument(s): Violin Professional ideals: Professional goals are to become a lecturer in Dalcroze Eurhythmics and to combine Eurhythmics with instrumental teaching. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Debussy — Piano Trio in G major 2. Prokofiev — 5 Mélodies 3. JS Bach — Three-Part Invention in g minor 4. Coldplay — Green Eyes 5. Red Hot Chili Peppers — Factory of Faith (And an Arctic.


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New Music Ensemble lunch hour concert — 27 May 2014

New Music Ensemble lunch hour concert — 27 May 2014

The New Music Ensemble at the NWU School of Music will close the concert series for the first semester with a free lunch hour concert on Tuesday 27 May 2014 at 13:15 in the Pretorius Music Studio at the Conservatory. The New Music Ensemble consists of staff and students from the School of Music and is conducted by its founder, Argentinean Master’s student in composition, Au Arias. The purpose of.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Dr Tinus Botha

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Dr Tinus Botha

Date of appointment: 1 January 2012 Teaching responsibilities: Piano, Piano Methodology & Music Theory Performance interests: Solo piano literature, Lieder accompaniment, chamber music with piano Research interests: Analysis for performance, music performance research Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? • Prof Joseph Stanford (University of Pretoria) • José Feghali (Texas Christian University) • Prof Harold Martina (Texas Christian University) Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Mozart — Der Hölle Rache kocht in.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Mr Jacques le Roux [alumnus]

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Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Tenor Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 2001–2005 Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus Qualifications completed elsewhere: Dipl.RAP — Opera studio Nederlandse Reisopera (Enschede), 2007 Notable professional achievements: • The Ulrich Burchardt Award — Artist of the Year 2010, Germany • Young Artist of the Year Award 2011 — Deutsches Bühnenverein • Honorary.


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Week 21 @ the Conservatory: 19–25 May 2014

Week 21 @ the Conservatory: 19–25 May 2014

Monday 19 May • 09:15-09:45 — Harmonic Brass Munich performance at Die Wilge • 10:00-12:00 — Master classes by Harmonic Brass Munich: Trumpets — Conservatory Hall & Studio 123 French horns — Room 119 Trombones — Pretorius Music Studio Tubas & Quintet — Organ Hall Tuesday 20 May • Student Concert at 12:10 in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 21 May • ATKV Muziq & Muziqanto auditions in the Pretorius Music.


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