Student Assemblies

Student Assemblies for all music students are held on Tuesdays at 12:00 during normal academic class weeks. Other NWU staff and students, as well as members of the public, are welcome to attend these sessions, free of charge.

During Studio Sessions, each instrument group (vocal, piano, strings, woodwind, brass, guitar) meet with their lecturer(s) for a performance/coaching session.

Date Theme Venue Staff Member
5 February 2019 Student Meeting Oppibib Dr Yvonne-Marié Brand
12 February 2019 Studio Session various various
19 February 2019 Studio Session various various
26 February 2019 Susan Yondt & students Oppibib Prof Hannes Taljaard
Ms Janelize van der Merwe
5 March 2019 Studio Session various various
12 March 2019 Musical Funfest Organ Hall Dr Mignon van Vreden
19 March 2019 Studio Session various various
Autumn Recess
2 April 2019 Music Education Project Conservatory Hall Dr Mignon van Vreden
9 April 2019 First Years' Concert Organ Hall Mr George Fazakas
16 April 2019 Student Concert Organ Hall Mr George Fazakas
Assessment Week
7 May 2019 Cabaret Conservatory Hall Dr Mignon van Vreden
14 May 2019 Guest lecture — Prof Caroline Oltmanns Oppibib Mr Jaco van der Merwe
21 May 2019 Student Concert Organ Hall Mr George Fazakas
Semester Exam & Winter Recess
16 July 2019 Studio Session various various
23 July 2019 TBA Oppibib Prof Piet Koornhof
Prof Waldo Weyer
30 July 2019 Studio Session various various
6 August 2019 Studio Session various various
13 August 2019 Friday timetable
20 August 2019 Studio Session various various
27 August 2019 Student Concert Organ Hall Mr George Fazakas
3 September 2019 Musiccreations Concert Conservatory Hall Dr Mignon van Vreden
10 September 2019 Blues Concert Conservatory Hall Mr Jaco van der Merwe
Assessment Week & Spring Recess
1 October 2019 Student Concert Organ Hall Mr George Fazakas
8 October 2019 Music Education Week Organ Hall Dr Mignon van Vreden
15 October 2019 Student Concert / Bursary Winners' Dress Rehearsal Organ Hall Mr George Fazakas
22 October 2019 Comic Opera / Music Career Expo Conservatory Hall Dr Mignon van Vreden