Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Lihana van der Walt [alumna]
Instrument(s) / Discipline(s):
Piano / Technology.
Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music:
Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE:
Qualifications completed elsewhere:
NHDip in Education at Unisa.
Notable professional achievements:
Started my own business.
Current professional position / occupation:
Business owner — Tapa Vino Restaurant & Deli, Parkview Centre in Pretoria East.
Top 5 must-hear music:
Any music from the 80′s is a definite must-hear!
Top 4 must-read books:
1. The purpose driven life by Rick Warren
2. Hartland by Deon Opperman
4. Any of Danielle Steel’s books
“If you can dream it, you can do it.”
Top 5 must-see movies:
It’s been so long since I’ve seen a movie! I love Avatar and any kids’ movies — Frozen, Monsters Inc., Finding Nemo.
Which television show(s) can you watch over and over again?
Grey’s Anatomy, Suits, The Fixer.
Pizza and sushi.
Any good Chardonnay.
How do you relax?
I don’t have time!
Unmarried, no children.
Which places would you still like to visit?
Australia, Bahamas, Greek islands.
What are your funniest / fondest memories of your time at the Conservatory?
Too long ago to remember … I was more of a social butterfly on campus.