Early Childhood Conference ~ 10-13 October 2016 Dr Mignon van Vreden presented a paper at an international conference titled “Teaching and learning mathematics, sciences, design and technology in the Early Years (0-10 years)” hosted by the Early Childhood Subject Group of the Faculty of Education Sciences of the NWU. The topic of her paper was Music-inspired play to foster scientific literacy in early childhood.  Yvonne-Marié Brand received her DMus! ~.
When we look back on our achievements of the third quarter it feels like a dream come true!
We look back on the second quarter and the amazing things we’ve achieved.
Research is an important part of the School of Music’s activities and outputs. The MASARA research niche area (Musical Arts in South Africa: Resources and Applications) under the leadership of Dr Liesl van der Merwe, achieved the following during the course of the first quarter of this year: [ 1 ] Increase in postgraduate supervisors The number of staff members providing study guidance to postgraduate students has more than.
Monday 18 April • Start of assessment week: timetable. • Dr Albi Odendaal is still on a research trip to Australia this week. Tuesday 19 April 19:30 ~ Papilio concert in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 20 April 10:30-12:00 ~ The Vice-Rectors for Teaching-Learning and Research are paying a visit to the staff of the School of Music. Thursday 21 April 11:10 ~ Research Committee meeting in Oppibib. Friday 22 April.
Tuesday 22 September 12:15 ~ Student Concert in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 23 September • THURSDAY timetable. • Prof Daleen Kruger is attending the Unisa Organ Symposium and SAKOV Annual General Meeting in Pretoria until Sunday. 13:00 ~ Performance by Sydwell Sithole in the Amphitheatre. 20:00 ~ Mr Justin Sasman is performing with Kahn Morbee and The Parolotones at the Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City. Thursday 24 September • Heritage.
Monday 3 August • Ms Retha Badenhorst’s birthday. • Mr George Fazakas is adjudicating at arts festivals in Klerksdorp and Vereeniging for the whole week. • Dr Tinus Botha is adjudicating at the Philip Moore Music Competition on Monday and Tuesday. 13:15 ~ Lunch Hour Concert: Pierre Boulez in Focus. 17:00-18:00 ~ Writing for Clarinet Workshop. 19:30 ~ Evening Concert with Mareli Stolp (piano). Tuesday 4 August 12:15 ~ Student.
Monday 20 July Dr Truida van der Walt is adjudicating the arts festival in Tzaneen this week. Tuesday 21 July 12:15 ~ Student Assembly in Oppibib. Thursday 23 July Prof Daleen Kruger departs for Cambridge, UK where she will attend the study conference of the International Fellowship for Research in Hymnology from 26 July to 1 August. Friday 24 July • Dr Chris van Rhyn will attend the New Music.
Date of appointment: 1 January 1995 Qualifications completed: BMus, Hons BMus, HED, MMus (PUCHE), DMus (UP), Diploma in Church Music, UNISA Performer’s and Teacher’s Licenciates (organ). Teaching responsibilities: Music history, organ performance and methodology, church music, advisor for postgraduate studies. Performance interests: Organ and clavichord. Research interests: Interpretation of organ works. Development of South African church music. Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? Jean-Claude Zehnder (Basel, Switzerland) Top 5 must-hear music:.
Three staff birthdays for this week, and lots of assessments, of course! Monday 20 April Start of assessment week. Wednesday 22 April Ms Jana Mathee’s birthday. Dr Liesl van der Merwe’s birthday. Thursday 23 April Prof Daleen Kruger’s birthday.