Erik Satie’s Vexations, 25 years later #ThrowbackThursday

Erik Satie’s Vexations, 25 years later #ThrowbackThursday

In 1991, the then chairperson of the student Music Society at the Conservatory, Mr Jaco van der Merwe, organised a week-long music festival celebrating the work of the eccentric French composer, Erik Satie. The festival culminated in an 18-hour-long performance on the...
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Catrien Wentink

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Catrien Wentink

Date of appointment: 1 February 2016 Qualifications completed: BMus, MMus, PGCE, UNISA performance licentiate in two pianos and Royals Schools solo piano performance licentiate. Teaching responsibilities: I am teaching music theory for the DM, BA and BMus students....
Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Rachelle Elmes  [alumna]

Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Rachelle Elmes [alumna]

Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Piano. Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: Has been involved at the NWU as student, piano accompanist and part-time staff member between 2000 and 2013. Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for...