Archive of: 2018

Shisa nyama and ‘clazzy’ sounds make for a Kind of Cool feast of SA music

Shisa nyama and ‘clazzy’ sounds make for a Kind of Cool feast of SA music

After an evening filled with dazzling performances of original South African music, two new SAMRO Overseas Scholarships winners were crowned on Saturday night – composers Andrew Hoole (Jazz) and Conrad Asman (Western Art Music).

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What's on the Menu for #OSchols

What's on the Menu for #OSchols

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SAMRO stars shine in the Netherlands: Taking their seat at the global table

SAMRO stars shine in the Netherlands: Taking their seat at the global table

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SAMRO Overseas Scholarships Competition 2018 for Composers

SAMRO Overseas Scholarships Competition 2018 for Composers

Five rising young composers will see their works premiered by some of South Africa’s best musicians at a concert evening on Saturday, 18 August 2018, at the Linder Auditorium.

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SAMRO Foundation Newsletter - June 2018

SAMRO Foundation Newsletter - June 2018

The SAMRO Foundation continues to provide quality support for numerous nonprofit music schools and arts projects around the country. The four arms of the SAMRO Foundation: Music Education, Stakeholder Hub, Archive and Concerts SA continue to work hard to help support and contribute to the National Arts. In the past month our new Chairman Kutlwano Masote, and new vice Chair, Nomfundo Xaluva, oversaw the allocation of just over R3 million to our partner organisations. We also were made proud by SAMRO Overseas Scholarships Competition laureates, Ntando Ngcapu and Darren English, who made waves at the 2018 Rabobank Amersfoort Jazz Festival in the Netherlands.

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2018 SAMRO MUSIC BURSARIES

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2018 NGO Music School and Project Support

2018 NGO Music School and Project Support

SAMRO Foundation offers support to numerous initiatives, projects and institutions that promote the arts in Southern Africa. In the first meeting of our Board in 2016, the Foundation agreed to provide support to the projects outlined below.

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