News articles related to the South African School of Music
All applicants who would like to study music at the South African College of Music in any of our under- or postgraduate programmes must play or sing an audition.
Postgraduate registration at the SACM takes place from 5 to 7 February 2014.
Every year in the so-called winter term (June/July) a course in Historically Informed Performance is offered to 4th year BMus students and occasional students from outside UCT. Several concerts by students and lecturers take place during the course. For information about the 2014 course and reports on previous courses click here.
On February 1 George Stevens was appointed lecturer in vocal studies at the South African College of Music.
The UCT Strings Department has bursary funds available for 2022 - applications will be evaluated on a case by case basis. Follow our social media platforms for updates and more information in the coming weeks!
There are exciting things planned for 2022! The UCT Strings Competition in 2022 will have a R80 000 cash prize fund. Follow our social media platforms for updates and more information in the coming weeks.
Due to the COVID pandemic, curriculum advice, registration and orientation will take place remotely, on UCT’s learning management platform VULA.
A researcher at the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) College of Music and UCT Libraries Special Collections have joined forces to build a rare collection of filmed oral testimonies, music and personal documents by former female political prisoners and prison guards.
The 24th October marks the death of Samuele Makoanyane in 1944. He was born in 1909. Steven Sack, as the Guest Curator of the Kirby Collection at SACM, will lead a research project into the productive but short life of this great sculptor from Lesotho. Watch this space for future developments.
A three-year project aims to initiate a revision of how we look at the history of Western music in South Africa.