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The 13th Unisa International Piano Competition

  The 13th Unisa International Piano Competition will be held from the 26 January to 06 February 2016 at Unisa Muckleneuk Campus, Pretoria, South Africa. General information: • Classical and Jazz pianists of all nationalities may enter. • The age limit is 30 years. Applicants mus

Corobrik Orchestra 2015 (Kzn)

All ages and abilities are welcome to take part in this exciting cultural event that is held annually by the British Cultural and Heritage Association.  The massed orchestra provides musicians with the opportunity to collaborate with other musicians from all over Kzn. The orchestra re

SAMRO Overseas Scholarship 2015

     OVERSEAS SCHOLARSHIP FOR TALENTED SINGERS *DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS 15th MAY 2015*     ARE YOU? – A talented jazz or classical singer? – Majoring in vocal performance at a South African university? – Age 32 or younger (born after 15 May 1982)? R

Africa Voices – Voices of Hope

On Friday night, 8th May, I was very privileged to be invited to watch ‘Voices of Hope’ at the Baxter Theatre in Cape Town. Presented by Africa Voices, the concert showcased each of their artists, as well as a special performance by the legendary Vusi Mahlasela. “The

Kzn Auditions: “Soldiers in the City”

PANSA Young Performers Project 2015   Kzn Auditions for: “Soldiers in the City”   The PANSA Young Performers projected is funded by the Kzn Department of Arts & Culture and they are looking for 25-30 top Kzn performers who can sing, dance and act. They will be pre

2015 National Youth Music Competition

 The 2015 National Youth Music Competition will be held at Hugo Lambrechts Music Centre, Parow, Cape Town.   The competition will run from the 13th-17th October and the closing date for entries is the 25th May.   The competition is intended for young classical musicians who

2015 South African National Youth Orchestra Auditions

The South African National Youth Orchestra was established in 1964 and is the oldest youth orchestra in the country If you play an orchestral instrument, are 25 years and younger and are at a minimum of grade 7 level in your instrument then you qualify to apply. You may audition on th

Kzn Young Performers 2015 Auditions

The KZN Young Performers Concert is an annual concert that is held in conjunction with the KZN Philharmonic Orchestra and the Durban Centre of the SASMT.  The concert provides a platform for young performers from KZN with the privilege and experience of rehearsing and performing with

WMF Bursary Competition

The Wakkerstroom Music Festival is holding their 2nd bursary competition on the 19th and 20th March 2015. This is the 5th year that the music festival is running and the aim of the WMF is to promote an awareness of Performing and visual Arts in rural communities and raise funds for a

New year, new music!

I always love the fresh hope and possibility that each new year brings – like a clean sheet of manuscript paper waiting to be filled. But before we think about new compositions and music for the year, I have seen so many articles reflecting on the music of 2014. Let’s have