Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Laura Opperman (née Van der Merwe) [alumna]

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Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Voice, Piano, Choir Conducting. Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 1994-1999 & 2002-2004. Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus, HED, Hons BEd. Qualifications completed elsewhere: UNISA Performer’s Licentiate. Notable professional achievements: • I was at the very young age of 26 Head of Music at a private school in Botswana and from there.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Pierre & Sophia van der Westhuizen [alumni]

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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.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Ms Annette Massyn

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Date of appointment: 1 July 2007 Teaching responsibilities: Music Theory & Keyboard Skills Research interests: The therapeutic use of music Who are/were your professional mentors/inspiration? Prof Bertha Spies Top 2 must-hear music: 1. Queen 2. Kelly Clarkson Which personal music experiences are most memorable to you? 1. The first time my father took me to the State Theatre in Pretoria — I was 12 years old and it was a.


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Knowing Me, Knowing You — Mr Jacques le Roux [alumnus]

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Instrument(s) / Discipline(s): Tenor Period of study at the NWU School of Music / PU for CHE Department of Music: 2001–2005 Qualifications completed at the NWU / PU for CHE: BMus Qualifications completed elsewhere: Dipl.RAP — Opera studio Nederlandse Reisopera (Enschede), 2007 Notable professional achievements: • The Ulrich Burchardt Award — Artist of the Year 2010, Germany • Young Artist of the Year Award 2011 — Deutsches Bühnenverein • Honorary.


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