Browsing Department of Music by Title

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    • The secular songs of John Blow (1649-1708) : an edition 

      Grobler, Marie (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2000-11)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The secular songs of John Blow (1649-1708): An Edition The aim of this thesis is to assemble the 109 secular songs of John Blow in one anthology, to transcribe them into modem notation and in doing so ...

    • Serial meaning : a semiotic/narratological analysis of Arnold Schoenberg's Third string quartet, first movement 

      Jeffery, Christopher (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of this study is to contribute to the investigation of the methods in which serial technique expresses meaning in the first movement of Arnold Schoenberg's Third Quartet, Op.30. It aims to add ...

    • Songwriting in adolescence : an ethnographic study in the Western Cape 

      Van Rensburg, Adriana Janse (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The main objective of this study is to describe the nature and function of adolescent songwriting phenomenologically to ascertain the implications for music education. Secondary aims and research questions ...

    • A South African Spectral Composer, Andile Khumalo 

      Van Tiddens, Harm Roche (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In the 1970s and 1980s spectral music composition (spectralism) was developed by the French composers such as Gérard Grisey and Tristan Murail. The music was formulated with an understanding of acoustics ...

    • Die stand van musiekterapie in die Wes-Kaap 

      Swartz, Serena Mariana (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2006-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: For many decades music has been recognised as a medium for therapy. The reasons put forward include the ability of music to inspire people, to motivate, to integrate and to promote relaxation. A strong ...

    • ’n Stelselbenadering tot die Ontwerp en Ontleding van Prosesse vir Klankproduksie 

      Roux, Gerhard Wachtendonck (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In creative sociotechnical systems such as audio production the primary challenge is managing a large number of complex interconnected variables. A systems approach, named Interactive Production (¡P), ...

    • Steven de Groote (1953-1989) : die loopbaan van 'n Suid-Afrikaanse konsertpianis 

      Kleynhans, Cara (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
      Steven De Groote (1953-1989) was one of the most successful pianists to have emerged from South Africa. His international reputation rests largely on the fact that he won first prize in the Van Cliburn International Piano ...

    • Studie van die huidige musikale gebruike onder die jeug van die !Xun en Khwe San 

      Swarts, Karen (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
      This study was undertaken to determine the present state of the musical practices of the youth of the !Xun and Khwe San. The study formed part of the NRF project, Mother’s Milk Mother’s Muse, of which the objective was to ...

    • Suid-Afrikaanse musiek vir tjello en orkes 

      Grove, Stefan Henry (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study represents a contribution to the literature on South African cello concertos. The term encompasses works created locally by composers who were visibly involved in the promotion of music in South ...

    • Sunday 16H29 piano solo 

      Harley, Jan-Hendrik (2005)

    • Surendran Reddy, Master of Clazz 

      Van der Merwe, Carla (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Surendran Reddy (1962 – 2010) was held in high esteem as a composer, classical and jazz pianist and was awarded many commissions during his life. He was specifically known for his unique composition style ...

    • Teaching braille music notation to blind learners using the recorder as an instrument 

      Wootton, Joan Elizabeth (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The researcher encountered the following problems while teaching braille IWSic notation to blind learners at the Pioneer School in Worcester: • Young learners learning to read braille IWSic notation ...

    • Teaching violin holistically: towards a deeper understanding of the Colourstrings violin approach 

      Björkman, Mia Holly (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study is to discover how the Colourstrings violin approach is an expression of the philosophy of holistic education. This is achieved through a thorough literature review of firstly ...

    • The Technical and Interpretative Challenges in the Marimba Works of Peter Klatzow: A Performer's Analysis 

      Adams, Cherilee (2015-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT:Peter Klatzow (1945-) is one of the few renowned South African composers to have gained international recognition for his works. This is primarily due to his marimba pieces that are constantly prescribed ...

    • Towards a Generalised Theory of Orchestration Practice: a Grounded Theory Approach 

      Schonken, Philip Antoni (2015-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A number of authors have attempted to devise a set of principles according to which symphonic orchestration practice takes place. However, these authors have routinely failed to acknowledge the differences ...

    • Towards a mapping of the marginal : readings of art songs by Nigerian, Ghanaian, Egyptian and South African composers 

      Van Rhyn, Chris (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: African art music practices of western origin have oftentimes been excluded from general discourses on western art music practices. In this study, close readings of selected art songs by twentieth and ...

    • The township trumpet educator 

      Chandler, Paul (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-10)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study attempts to address some shortcomings of brass tuition in South Africa. It is unique in its approach in concentrating on musicians from previously disadvantaged communities, although the ...

    • Tussen Bethlehem en Bloubergstrand : vanaf die oue na die eie in Stefans Grove se oeuvre 

      Grove Izak (Suid-Afrikaanse Akademie vir Wetenskap en Kuns, 2013-06)
      AFRIKAANSE OPSOMMING: Die tradisionele idee van styl in die kunstenaar se produksie volstaan meestal by weinig meer as oppervlak-beskrywings van fasette van die kunswerk. In die musikale konteks kan sulke fasetteneerkom ...

    • Twelve notes, twelve endnotes 

      Muller, Stephanus (Brendon Bell-Roberts, 2011)
      "Exile" is always the narrative of one person or entity, an "I" or an "us". Therefore we speak not of "exiles" (the condition, that is), but of "exile". It is not that exile cannot be other than its volatile laws of ...

    • Die uitdaging van biografie-skrywing : 'n lewe van Betty Pack 

      Fourie, Marelise (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
      This study consists of two parts. The first part focuses primarily on literature that discusses the biography in general, and then turns its focus more sharply on the music biography. A critical reading of three South ...