SAMRO’s growing “family” of musicians is thrilled to welcome its latest members: the four gifted young finalists in the 2014 SAMRO Overseas Scholarships Competition for composers, announced this week. This year’s scholarships will culminate in a spectacular Concert Evening scheduled to take place at the Wits University Great Hall on Saturday, 30 August 2014. One work by each of the finalists – Kingsley Buitendag (29) and Prince Bulo (27) in the Jazz Music genre and Amy Crankshaw (22) and Antoni Schonken (26) in the Western Art Music [ ... ]READ MORE
Welcome to the 5th edition of the SAMRO foundation newsletter.
The Arts have been abuzz with the appointment of the new Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, with commentary from Arterial Net [ ... ]
Entrants for national music competition invited
The prestigious SAMRO Hubert van der Spuy National Music Competition is inviting entries from music students at junior level. Now in its fourth year, the [ ... ]