Organ & Cello + Violin and Soprano — 26 July 2016

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Jetty de Vries (organ) and Human Coetzee (cello) will present a concert on Tuesday 26 July 2016 at 19:30 in the Dutch Reformed Church Miederpark, Aarbei Avenue with co-musicians Piet Koornhof (violin) and the soprano Marguerite van Wyk.


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Agnus Dei: Words and Music for Easter — 15 March 2016

Agnus Dei: Words and Music for Easter — 15 March 2016

A concert programme expressing the spirituality of Easter will be presented on Tuesday 15 March 2016 at 19:30 in the Dutch Reformed Church Miederpark. The performance consists of excerpts from the Gospels of St Matthew and St Luke, as well as Afrikaans poems by WEG Louw, Jakobus van der Riet, Isak de Villiers, Hans du Plessis, Rosa Smit and Sheila Cussons. It is interspersed with music by Mozart, Bruch, Bizet,.


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Lots of strings in two harpsichords — 24 August 2014

Lots of strings in two harpsichords — 24 August 2014

The harpsichord is generally considered to be mainly an instrument of Baroque music and was superseded by the development of the piano in the late 18th century. Concerts featuring the harpsichord, especially as a solo instrument, are therefore few and far inbetween. It is even more of a rarity when two harpsichords are featured in the same concert. But this is exactly what will happen when two local musicians, John.


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Week 13 @ the Conservatory: 24-30 March 2014

Week 13 @ the Conservatory: 24-30 March 2014

It is the last week of the 1st quarter already! Much has happened since the beginning of the year and we’re looking forward to more exciting events and activities for the rest of the semester. Monday 24 March • It’s FRIDAY timetable today! (but tomorrow is not Saturday …) • Dr Tinus Botha and Dr Truida Oliver will be in Stellenbosch this week to teach and perform at the 5th.


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Musical journey with cello and organ through Europe and Russia — 25 March 2014

Musical journey with cello and organ through Europe and Russia — 25 March 2014

The combination of cello and organ is not often heard in concert, but several composers through the ages brought together the velvety tone of the cello with the majestic sound of the organ. Two veteran staff members of the NWU School of Music, cellist Human Coetzee and organist Jetty de Vries, will present a musical journey at the end of March exploring the repertoire for this combination by composers from.


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