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Paper and performance at Harvard

Paper and performance at Harvard

Dr Chris van Rhyn recently attended the third instalment of the Hearing Landscape Critically series of conferences, which was held at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, from 14 to 16 January 2015. The aim of this project is “to transform our sense of...
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Jaco Meyer [student]

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Jaco Meyer [student]

Programme & Year: PhD in Musicology & Music Analysis Hometown: Rustenburg Instrument(s): Pen and paper. These are my instruments that I use to compose. I play piano and pipe organ, amongst others, but it is very important to me to understand how different...
New Music Week — 2-8 August 2014

New Music Week — 2-8 August 2014

Following the New Music Week presented by the Odeion School of Music in Bloemfontein during 2013, the NWU School of Music will host another New Music Week at the Conservatory in Potchefstroom during the first week of August. This event is presented in collaboration...
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Prof Hannes Taljaard

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Prof Hannes Taljaard

Date of appointment: I was appointed as temporary part-time lecturer for the first time in 1997, and in January 2004 as permanent member of staff. Qualifications completed: BMus, Honours BMus, Honours BA (French Literature), MMus (Musicology), DMus (Composition)....