We look back on the second quarter and the amazing things we’ve achieved.
Date of appointment: 1 February 2016
Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Piano.
Tuesday 15 March 19:30 ~ Agnus Dei: Words and Music for Easter in the Dutch Reformed Church Miederpark Wednesday 16 March • Dr Truida van der Walt will be teaching and performing at the Stellenbosch International Piano Symposium this week. Friday 18 March Lectures close for the Autumn recess. Saturday 19 March 16:00 ~ Ms Antoinette Olivier and Ms Jana Mathee will be part of a group performing the Brahms.
Monday 14 September • Dr Tinus Botha is examining for Unisa the whole week. 18:00 ~ Music Education Week: Multicultural Music Festival. Tuesday 15 September • Ms Eulalia Johnson’s birthday. 12:15 ~ Blues Concert in the Conservatory Hall. 14:00 ~ Music Education Week: MED Talks. 19:30 ~ Truida van der Walt & Friends in the Conservatory Hall. Wednesday 16 September 18:00 ~ Music Education Week: Musical Games Night. Thursday 17.
The local pianist and lecturer in piano at the NWU School of Music, Truida van der Walt, invited a dozen of her musical friends to perform with her in a concert of lighter fare with a touch of jazz. The concert will be presented in the Conservatory Hall on Tuesday 15 September 2015 at 19:30. The programme includes delightful music for easy listening by the tango master, Astor Piazzolla, selections.
Monday 10 August • Public holiday. Tuesday 11 August • Friday timetable. 19:30 ~ Brahms Liebeslieder concert in the Conservatory Hall. Thursday 13 August 11:10 ~ Colloquium in Oppibib. Friday 14 August • Dr Truida van der Walt’s birthday. • Ms Antoinette Olivier will adjudicate at the Vereeniging arts festival. Saturday 15 August 09:00-12:00 ~ Postgraduate Open Day
Monday 20 July Dr Truida van der Walt is adjudicating the arts festival in Tzaneen this week. Tuesday 21 July 12:15 ~ Student Assembly in Oppibib. Thursday 23 July Prof Daleen Kruger departs for Cambridge, UK where she will attend the study conference of the International Fellowship for Research in Hymnology from 26 July to 1 August. Friday 24 July • Dr Chris van Rhyn will attend the New Music.
Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Violin, Piano. Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 2000-2003. Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus. Notable professional achievements: As a member of different ensembles I have played at numerous corporate events including Classic FM soiree 2006, Bidvest, SAPPI, BarloWorld and Volkswagen. I have played at several arts festivals including Grahamstown, KKNK and Aardklop..
For the first time we have a Knowing Me, Knowing You alumni double-header — Pierre van der Westhuizen and Sophia Grobler met as fellow music students at the School of Music, marrying later and making their careers in the USA. Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Pierre: Piano Sophia: Piano and violin Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: Both: 1997-2000. Qualifications completed at.