Week 15 @ the Conservatory: 11–17 April 2016

Week 15 @ the Conservatory: 11–17 April 2016

Tuesday 12 April 19:30 ~ Miki Aoki ~ piano in the Conservatory Hall. Thursday 14 April • Dr Albi Odendaal is leaving for Australia on a 10-day research trip. 11:10 ~ Colloquium in Oppibib. Friday 15 April 12:10 ~ Student Concert in the Conservatory Hall. Saturday 16 April 09:00-17:00 ~ Workshop with UMCULO & Kobie van Rensburg: SASCE Preparations


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Umculo workshops and master classes — 4-22 April 2016

Umculo workshops and master classes — 4-22 April 2016

The School of Music and NWU Choir Academy®, in collaboration with PUK Arts, will be hosting representatives from Umculo for the next few weeks. Umculo provides “performance and education initiatives and makes international expertise available to a broad network of South African participants and raises international awareness about the creative potential of South Africa’s talent”. Kobie van Rensburg, a renowned South African tenor who currently lives and works in Berlin,.


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Week 24 @ the Conservatory: 8-14 June 2015

Week 24 @ the Conservatory: 8-14 June 2015

After last week’s performance exams, the theoretical exams start this week. Tuesday 9 June 11:30-13:00 ~ Quarterly Faculty Forum (for lecturers) in the Conservatory Hall. Friday 12 June Choral Conducting workshop in the Conservatory Hall. Contact Dr Santisa Viljoen for further information. Saturday 13 June Choral Conducting workshop in the Conservatory Hall. Contact Dr Santisa Viljoen for further information.


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Week 14 @ the Conservatory: 31 March – 6 April 2014

Week 14 @ the Conservatory: 31 March – 6 April 2014

It is the autumn recess at the university this week, so very little is going on at the Conservatory (at least officially). However, Dr Santisa Viljoen is presenting a workshop on Introduction to Choral Conducting and the SASCE repertoire in Welkom on 1 & 2 April.


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Week 12 @ the Conservatory: 17-23 March 2014

Week 12 @ the Conservatory: 17-23 March 2014

Tuesday 18 March • Student Assembly at 12:10-13:00 in Oppibib: How to write a good CV. Wednesday 19 March • Musikhane at 14:00 Friday 21 March • Human Rights Day • Ms Antoinette Oliver is performing in a Human Rights Day concert in Oudtshoorn. • Dr Santisa Viljoen is presenting a choral conducting workshop in Kimberley.


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Week 8 @ the Conservatory: 17-23 February 2014

Week 8 @ the Conservatory: 17-23 February 2014

Tuesday 18 February • Dr Conroy Cupido departs for the USA to participate in the Bruce Foote Memorial Scholarship Foundation‘s 25th Anniversary Celebrations. • 12:10 — First Years’ Concert, Part II in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 19 February 14:00 – Musikhane starts. Thursday 20 February 13:10 – Lunch Hour Concert in the Conservatory Hall with St Alban’s College as part of their cultural road show. Friday 21 & Saturday 22.


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