APPLICATIONS FOR 2018 UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES AT NORTH-WEST UNIVERSITY NOW OPEN

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Prospective music students who would like to study at the School of Music & Conservatory, North-West University in Potchefstroom next year can now apply for admission and an audition. APPLICATION GUIDE A special Guide for Application, Selection & Admission on the NWU School of Music & Conservatory website contains full information on all the requirements, procedures and how to apply. INSTRUMENTS OFFERED The School of Music will consider applications for: • vocal.


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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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Applications now open for music study at North-West University in 2017

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Prospective music students who would like to study at the School of Music & Conservatory, North-West University in Potchefstroom next year can now apply for admission and an audition.


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Final preparation for music exams & String Teaching Symposium — 7 & 8 August 2015

Final preparation for music exams & String Teaching Symposium — 7 & 8 August 2015

August and September are usually the months when hundreds of music learners across the country have to complete practical music exams, whether for music examining bodies such as Unisa, Royal Schools or Trinity College, or for the final Matric exam. In order to assist learners and their teachers with the final preparations for these exams, the practical music lecturers of the NWU School of Music will be available at the.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Dr Gerrit Jordaan

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Date of appointment: Post-doctoral fellow since 2009 Qualifications completed: BSc, HED, MMus (UP), DMus (NWU) Teaching responsibilities: Organ & Methodology, History of Music Performance interests: Concert organist, accompaniment Research interests: South African organ music, church music, composition Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? • Stephanus Zondagh • Stefans Grové Top 5 must-hear music: 1. Dunstable — Motetten (Hilliard) 2. Masaaki Suzuki— Psalmen (Bach Collegium, Japan) 3. Jan Garbarek & Hilliard Ensemble.


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Prospective students selected for music study in 2015

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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) • Tshepo Mamaila (trumpet) • Cheslin-Lee Pedro (trumpet) • Nkosana Albert Radebe (tuba) • Matimo Rikhoto (trombone) • Wandile Saula (tuba) • Nomahlabi Sindi (trombone) • Andries Tshepo Tautshwane (tuba).


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Final preparation for music exams — 1 & 2 August 2014

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August and September are usually the months when hundreds of music learners across the country have to complete practical music exams, whether for music examining bodies such as Unisa, Royal Schools or Trinity College, or for the final Matric exam. In order to assist learners and their teachers with the final preparations for these exams, the practical music lecturers of the School of Music at North-West University will be available.


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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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