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Students

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Lebona Sello [student]

Programme & Year: MMus, 1st year Hometown: Koppies Instrument(s): Voice (tenor). Professional ideals: Research and lecturing. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Cyrillus Kreek — Psalms 1 Taaveti laul no. 104 2. Felix Mendelssohn — Piano Concerto No. 1 in g minor, Op. 25: 2nd...

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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Michelle Surmon [student]

Programme & Year: BA Music & Society, 3rd year Hometown: Phalaborwa Instrument(s): Piano, and guitar for fun. Professional ideals: I would like to do my honours in Forensic Linguistics. Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Hillsong United — Mountain 2. R. City — Locked Away 3....

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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Nozipho Hlungwani [student]

Programme & Year: Diploma in Music, 3rd year Hometown: Phalaborwa Instrument(s): Voice (Soprano) Professional ideals: I have few ideas in my head that I would like to keep a secret for now. My goal is to be a well-mannered and approachable educator who will always be...

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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Sanri Naudé (née Louw) [alumna]

Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Flute Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 2006-2009 Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus Qualifications completed elsewhere: Started PGCE at UNISA in 2015. Notable professional...

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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Wendy-Lee Mason [student]

Programme & Year: BA Music & Society, 3rd year Hometown: Three Rivers, Vereeniging Instrument(s): Flute, Piccolo, Alto Flute, Alto Saxophone Professional ideals: I wish to become an accomplished music educator that not only inspires music, but also molds the musicians...

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Listen to the New Voices, Part 2

Some of the first year students talked to Anri Stenden about their experiences at the School of Music. The way things are going, we’ll go to bed tonight and wake up in the middle of November. Ask anyone at the Conservatory how quickly we have seen the first few months...

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Listen to the New Voices, Part 1

Some of the first year students talked to Anri Stenden about their experiences at the School of Music. It’s not easy being a first year — well-loved school teachers you were close to calling ‘Mom’ are abruptly exchanged for bossy, intimidating lecturers; that...

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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Mr Frans Brooks [alumnus]

Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Bassoon / Voice. Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 2007-2010. Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus. Qualifications completed elsewhere: BEng in Industrial Engineering (UP)....

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