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Recordings by SACM Staff
Recordings by SACM Staff
The WH Bell Music Library has a selection of recordings by the South African College of Music (SACM) lecturers. The recordings cover all musical styles offered at the SACM and incorporate original compositions.
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The Information Desk is situated at the heart of the WH Bell Music Library. We are keen to provide an excellent service to everyone and to assist you with any queries that you may have related to music and dance.


Friday, 14 December 2018
La Traviata
UCT opera stars to shine in La Traviata

The crème de la crème of UCT's Opera School perform in the Cape Town Opera's staging of Verdi's La Traviata which runs at Artscape from 30 April to 9 May, 2015. The full cast lists can be viewed here.

Publication Date:
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 - 11:45
Mash Mashego; Cristina Rossi; Nathi Mavuso; Maryke Johnson; Kirsten Esterhuizen; Sarah Elphick; Sarah Blake; Thandeka Dladla; Jaren Hendricks; Monique Hellenberg; Megan Armstrong-Davies; Eddie Shand.
Jazz students find their voices

Several first-year South African College of Music (SACM) students had the opportunity to showcase their musical talent and develop their stage skills when Monique Hellenberg – jazz vocalist and part-time SACM lecturer – organised a student concert at a well-known jazz venue in Cape Town recently.

Publication Date:
Mon, 03 Nov 2014 - 09:15
Dance in Action.
Dance UCT 2014

Our flagship event in 2014 celebrates the diversity of dance styles and forms in the 80th year of the UCT School Of Dance. Come and reconnect with your alma mater and cherish memories from 1934 until today. An evocative photographic montage awaits. 

Publication Date:
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 - 10:00
Prof. Hendrik Hofmeyr from the South African College of Music
Translating Yeats into music like 'creating a garment for a specific body'

Professor Hendrik Hofmeyr explains the creative process behind translating WB Yeats' Byzantium – a poem that in itself is a metaphor for the creative process – into music. 

Publication Date:
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 - 09:30