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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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)

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Vakdidaktiese beskouing van geselekteerde Suid-Afrikaanse vioolmusiek 

    Martens, Hester Susanna (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
    This study represents a contribution to the subject-didactical review of three prominent compositions for the violin by three prominent South African composers, namely the Sonata on African Motives by Stefans Grové (1985), ...

  • Video game genres and their music 

    Crathorne, Pieter Jacobus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis’s main focus is the connection video game genres have to the music used within them. The thesis starts by going back to the origins of music and its connection to movement. This leads to a ...

  • Vladimir's Round Table by Stefans Grove : transcription for Two Pianos 

    Hollins, Brendan Vincent (University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The work represented here is a transcription for two pianos of Vladimir’s Round Table, a relatively unknown, large-scale orchestral work by Stefans Grove. This particular transcription involved an ...

  • Die vroeg-christelike erediens en die Kyre Eleison : 'n historiese en liturgiese studie 

    Van Der Watt, Louis (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The essential embodiment of the Catholic and Orthodox religious and liturgical traditions is the celebration of the Mass. The Kyrie eleison is the opening part of this Mass celebration. The Kyrie eleison ...