It’s a Potchpourri! World — 8 March 2016

It’s a Potchpourri! World — 8 March 2016

For the 25th year, Potchpourri! opens the annual concert series at the Conservatory in Potchefstroom. Staff and students of the NWU School of Music, with the collaboration of a few guest artists, have compiled a varied and exciting programme which contains hummable melodies, toe-tapping rhythms, and a large helping of humour. There will be performances by the Bandura Express Marimba Ensemble; the Brass Quintet; the Potch Trio; a flute &.


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Three Ensemble Concerts to celebrate Spring — 1 & 2 & 3 September 2015

Three Ensemble Concerts to celebrate Spring — 1 & 2 & 3 September 2015

Since 2011, the NWU School of Music has been presenting annual concerts featuring all the student ensemble groups at the Conservatory. Due to the number and size of these ensembles, this year’s performances will again be presented in three separate concerts on consecutive days. The first occasion is on the first day of Spring itself — Tuesday 1 September — at 19:30 in the Conservatory Hall with the Big Band,.


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Week 37 @ the Conservatory: 8–14 September 2014

Week 37 @ the Conservatory: 8–14 September 2014

Monday 8 September • Dr Alvin Petersen’s birthday. Tuesday 9 September • Prof Hannes Taljaard departs on an exchange visit to the Royal College of Music in Stockholm. He will also make official trips to the Netherlands and Belgium before returning on 12 October. • 12:10-13:00 — Blues Concert in the Conservatory Hall. • 18:00 — LetWel dine at Roots. • 18:00 — Potchestroom Gimnasium Music Centre prestige evening in.


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Spring Ensemble performances now in three concerts — 11, 14 & 16 September 2014

Spring Ensemble performances now in three concerts — 11, 14 & 16 September 2014

Since 2011, the NWU School of Music has presented annual concerts featuring all the student ensemble groups at the Conservatory. Due to the number and size of these ensembles, this year’s performances will be presented in three separate concerts over six days. • The first occasion is a free lunch hour concert on Thursday 11 September at 13:10-14:00 in the Amphitheatre on the Potchefstroom campus. It will feature the marimba.


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