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 &.
Date of appointment: August 2010 Teaching responsibilities: Saxophone & Singing Performance interests: • Musical theatre • Television • Synergy (jazz band) • Rock/pop band Research interests: Masters’ thesis: “Exploring lived experiences of music listening among rugby players: a phenomenology.” Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? My inspirations are Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, Meryl Streep, Sara Ramirez, Hugh Jackman, Neil Patrick Harris, Stephen Sondheim and Jason Robert Brown..