Daytime Concerts – SA College of Music UCT

Here follows an updated list of our lunchtime concerts for this term. There have been a couple of changes since the last list we sent out, so please double check the ones you wish to attend. If you wish to check on the day, call Milton Meyer on (021) 650 2626.

All at 13h00   DAYTIME CONCERTS FIRST SEMESTER 2019
DATE VENUE PERFORMERS NB SUBJECT TO CHANGE
FIRST TERM    
Thursday 14 March C7 Viennese duo LaMusa. Bernadette Zeilinger (AT) – contrabass recorder and other flutes and Diego Muné (AR) – guitar. Presented by Theo Herbst.
Thursday 14 March C6 from 2 – 5.15 pm Masterclass: ALUMNI OPERA STUDENTS

(FRENCH AND ITALIAN REPERTOIRE)

Anna Steiger’s career has taken her to Glyndebourne, the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and the English National Opera in the UK, as well as the opera houses of Amsterdam, Stuttgart, Zurich, Seattle, Los Angeles, New York City, Geneva, Frankfurt, Lausanne and Salzburg. Recordings include the role of Despina with the Concertgebouw Orchestra and Nicolaus Harnoncourt for the Teldec/Warner Classics label.

Wednesday 20 March Baxter Mikyle Adams (organ). Programme includes Sonata in C Minor by Mendelssohn and extracts from Suite Gothique by Boëllmann.
Thursday 21 March   Human Rights Day
Wednesday 27 March C7/Baxter Chamber Music
Thursday 28 March C7/Baxter Chamber Music
Wednesday 3 April C7 Jazz Ensemble (Amanda Tiffin and Shaun Johannes)
Thursday 4 April C7 Maxim Starcke (Presented by Theo Herbst)
Wednesday 10 April C7 Roundtable “global music studies” Prof Brenda Ravenscroft (Dean of the Schulich School of Music at McGill University)
Thursday 11 April Baxter Bowman Prizewinner’s recital (Ivan Preller), with Estelle Roux. Programme: two late Beethoven Sonatas (Op.81a Les Adieux and Op.110) and Rachmaninoff works for piano duet.
SECOND TERM  

 

 

 
Wednesday 24 April C7 Pan African Jazz and Popular Music (Presented by Rick Deja)
Thursday 25 April C7 Emanuele Cisi; workshop and lunchtime concert (saxophone, Italy) 24-25 April 2019. (Presented by Mike Rossi)
Wednesday 1 May J Public holiday
Thursday 2 May Baxter Quadropolka – ensemble from Poland
Wednesday 8 May Vote Go and vote
Thursday 9 May C7 Cone of Composition: Students must compose a work for the following instruments: Student composers who wish to compete in this annual and popular contest are invited to enter a new, original work for the following instrumentation: Flute (with B stop), Clarinet in B-flat (or auxiliary Clarinet in A, Bass Clarinet), Viola and Piano.
Wednesday 15 May C7 Jazz Ensemble (Presented by Amanda Tiffin & Shaun Johannes)
Thursday 16 May C7 Jazz Ensemble (first day consolidation)/ + postgrad Studies Talk
Wednesday 5 June C7/Baxter Chamber (Presented by Becky Steltzner)
Thursday 6 June C7/Baxter Chamber (Presented by Becky Steltzner)
Friday 14 June C7 Mus-tech/Meryl van Noie (TBC)

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NB: SUBJECT TO CHANGE   DAYTIME CONCERTS SECOND SEMESTER 2019
THIRD TERM VENUE  
Wednesday 17 July Baxter MSC Meeting
Thursday 18 July C7 Jazz – Friends like these 1
Wednesday 24 July C7 Mustech – Maxim Starcke (Theo Herbst)
Thursday 25 July C7 Jazz – Friends like these 2
Wednesday 31 July C7/Baxter Singing Students: Patrick Tikolo
Thursday 1 August C7/Baxter Singing Students: Sidwill Hartman
Wednesday 7 August C7/Baxter Singing Students: Paulina Malafane
Thursday 8 August C7/Baxter Singing Students: Virginia Davids
Wednesday 14 August C7 Jazz Ensemble (Amanda Tiffin)
Thursday 15 August C7 Jazz Ensemble (Amanda Tiffin/Shaun Johannes)
Wednesday 21 August C7/Baxter Chamber (Becky Steltzner)
Thursday 22 August C7/Baxter Chamber (Becky Steltzner)
FOURTH TERM    
Wednesday 4 September C7 African Music
Thursday 5 September C7 Percussion – Ergonomix – (Frank Mallows)
Wednesday 11 September C7 Pan African Jazz and Popular Music (Rick Deja)
Thursday 12 September C7 Music technology performance (Theo Herbst)
Wednesday 18 September Baxter Brass Bash (William Haubrich)
Thursday 19 September C7 Flutes – (Bridget Rennie Salonen)
Wednesday 25 September C7 Classical Guitar students – (James Grace)
Thursday 26 September C7 Flutes – (Liesl Stoltz)
Wednesday 2 October C7 Composition 1 (last students’ showcase on 8 October)
Thursday 3 October C7 Composition 2 (last students’ showcase on 8 October)
Wednesday 9 October C7 Composition 3 (last students’ showcase on 8 October)
Thursday 10 October C7 (last one) Jazz – Jodi’s band (TBC)
Wednesday 23 October C7 Jazz Ensemble (exam)
Thursday 24 October C7 Jazz Ensemble (exam)
Wednesday 30 October Baxter Piano prizes: Bowman, James de Villiers, Robert Andrews
Thursday 31 October Baxter Piano prizes ctd, if necessary
Wednesday 6 November Baxter/C7 Chamber (exam)
Thursday 7 November Baxter/C7 Chamber (exam)
Date to be determined C7 Meryl’s surround sound presentation (needs the day before)

TBC