Knowing Me, Knowing You — Michelle Surmon [student]

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...
From Spain to Cuba with James Grace ~ guitar — 17 May 2016

From Spain to Cuba with James Grace ~ guitar — 17 May 2016

Prominent South African guitarist, James Grace, will present a solo guitar recital entitled From Spain to Cuba at the Conservatory Hall in Potchefstroom on Tuesday 17 May 2016 at 19:30. He will perform works by Sardinha, Mangoré, Brouwer, Rodrigo, Sor and Albeniz. He...
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Prof Jaco Kruger

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Prof Jaco Kruger

Date of appointment: 1 January 1995 Qualifications completed: PhD Teaching responsibilities: Musicology Performance interests: Classical guitar and African marimba. Research interests: Music as culture. Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? Gerard Kubik,...
Prospective students selected for music study in 2015

Prospective students selected for music study in 2015

Congratulations to the following prospective music students who have been provisionally* selected for admission to undergraduate music study at the NWU School of Music in 2015. (* Final admission is dependent on Matric results.) Brass: • S’bongumusa Karl Majola (tuba)...