Date of appointment: 1 July 2007 Teaching responsibilities: Music Theory & Keyboard Skills Research interests: The therapeutic use of music Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? Prof Bertha Spies Top 2 must-hear music: 1. Queen 2. Kelly Clarkson Which personal music experiences are most memorable to you? 1. The first time my father took me to the State Theatre in Pretoria — I was 12 years old and it was a.