Knowing Me, Knowing You — Bobby Motlala [student]

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Bobby Motlala [student]

Programme & Year: BA Music & Society, 3rd year Hometown: Welkom Instrument(s): Voice (countertenor) Professional ideals: To be a professional black countertenor and a voice teacher. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Well-Tempered Klavier — JS Bach 2. Canon in D major — J Pachelbel 3. Lute Songs — J Dowland 4. Throne Room — Cece Winans 5. Songversation — India Arie Which personal music experiences are most memorable to you?.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Elize Kruger (née Stander) [alumna]

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Elize Kruger (née Stander) [alumna]

Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Piano Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: Since 1990. Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: Honours BMus MMus Qualifications completed elsewhere: Higher Education Diploma (UJ) Notable professional achievements: Recorded “Appassionata” with Carel Henn (cello). The CD won the GMT prize for best classical album in 2004. Current professional position / occupation: Head of Music,.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Emeka Nzelu [student]

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Programme & Year: BA Music & Society, 3rd year Hometown: Ojoto, Anambra State, Nigeria Instrument(s): Piano Professional ideals: Versatility is every sphere of music. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Golibe — Flavour 2. For unto us a child is born — GF Handel 3. O praise the Lord with one consent — GF Handel 4. Amuworo anyi otu nwa — Christian Onyeji 5. Etudes — Chopin Which personal music experiences.


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Week 13 @ the Conservatory: 23–29 March 2015

Week 13 @ the Conservatory: 23–29 March 2015

Tuesday 24 March 12:15-13:00 ~ Student Assembly: Studying in Europe in Oppibib. 13:00-13:30 ~ Easter Egg Hunt in Oppibib. Wednesday 25 March 3rd International Conference on Spirituality and Music Education Thursday 26 March 3rd International Conference on Spirituality and Music Education Friday 27 March 3rd International Conference on Spirituality and Music Education Dalcroze training in Oppibib. Saturday 28 March Dalcroze training in Oppibib. Sunday 29 March Ms Dirkie Nell’s birthday.


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Week 12 @ the Conservatory: 16–22 March 2015

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Tuesday 17 March 12:15-13:00 ~ Student Assembly: Introducing the Crumb Kaleidoscope in Oppibib. 19:30 ~ Crumb Kaleidoscope concert in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 18 March 10:00-12:00 ~ Piano Masterclasses with Caroline Oltmanns in the Conservatory Hall. 10:00-12:00 ~ Flute Masterclasses with Dieter Weberpals in the Pretorius Music Studio. 14:00-16:00 ~ Piano Masterclasses with Caroline Oltmanns in the Conservatory Hall. Thursday 19 March 10:00-12:00 ~ Piano Masterclasses with Caroline Oltmanns in.


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Week 11 @ the Conservatory: 9–15 March 2015

Week 11 @ the Conservatory: 9–15 March 2015

Tuesday 10 March 12:15-13:00 ~ Concert by international guests in the Conservatory Hall. 19:30 ~ Jacques le Roux (tenor) & Albie van Schalkwyk (piano) in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 11 March 14:00 ~ Musikhane Friday 13 March Prof Hannes Taljaard’s birthday.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Kobus Venter [student]

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Programme & Year: BMus, 4th year Hometown: Potchefstroom Instrument(s): Singing, Choral Conducting Professional ideals: To be an eternal student of the arts by studying and practising my craft to best of my ability. To be a leader in the choral community by enriching people’s lives through choral singing. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Bach — Choral Motets 2. Mozart — Requiem 3. Tchaikovsky — Violin Concerto in D major 4..


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Donald Nqweba [student]

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Programme & Year: Diploma in Music, 3rd year Hometown: Klerksdorp Instrument(s): Voice Professional ideals: To become a professional singer and choral conductor. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Scherza infida — Handel, sung by Ian Bostridge 2. Nguwe — Vusi Nova 3. Whisper of Angels — Amici Forever 4. Enigma Variations: Nimrod — Elgar 5. Before — The Soil Which personal music experiences are most memorable to you? • My first.


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“As Time Goes By”, with Bach and Brahms and many others — 17 March 2015

“As Time Goes By”, with Bach and Brahms and many others — 17 March 2015

Imagine a piano duo playing the music of George Crumb, becoming fascinated by his melodies, and hearing in them melodies by other composers and other cultures. They play these melodies too, a flute hints plaintively at the connections, and the whole is accompanied gently by percussion. The “Crumb Kaleidoscope” music production was conceptualized by German/US pianist Caroline Oltmanns and James Wilding, South African-born pianist and composer. They have extracted three.


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Week 10 @ the Conservatory: 2–8 March 2015

Week 10 @ the Conservatory: 2–8 March 2015

Monday 2 March Start of the 9-day N-S-S Intensive Period with delegates from the University of Jyväskylä (Finland), University of Pretoria, Unisa, Kenyatta University (Kenya), and the University of Botswana. Tuesday 3 March 10:00 ~ Graduation ceremony for Diploma in Music, BA Music & Society and BMus students in the Auditorium. 12:15-13:00 ~ Student Concert in the Conservatory Hall. 15:00 ~ Graduation ceremony for Honours BA Music students in the.


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