Major Boost for Music Artists as Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum plans to host a Music Workshop
The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum will host a music workshop over 4 days from the 3 - 6 March 2015.
The presenters will be Madosini Lathozi Mpahleni and Pedro Espi-Sanchis who are international performers and last year alone visited France, Spain and Italy. Madosini is the best player of the Uhadi, Umhube bows and the Isitolotolo. Pedro specialises in using traditional instruments and was the music writer for new school textbooks published by Oxford University Press.
The workshop will cover the Curriculum Assessment Policy Statements (CAPS) in Creative Arts (Music). The music workshop is designed to resource teachers with instruments and materials to cover many of the Music CAPS in Intermediate and Senior Phase. The approach is practical and fun. Participants will learn to make and play several traditional African instruments and learn to use some of those to teach the Rudiments of Music (Scales and Chords) and learn about the History of South African Music in the process.
WORKSHOP DATES: Tuesday, 3 March to Friday, 6 March 2015
TIME: 13h00 – 16h15
FEE: R250 cash
VENUE: NMM Art Museum, 1 Park Drive, Central, Port Elizabeth.
CONCERT: A music concert will be held on Friday, 6 March 2015 from 17:30 – 19:00 and all are welcome to attend, entrance will be free.
Madosini and Pedro will have CDs of music and instruments available for purchase.
Please note that booking is essential as space is offered on first-come first-serve criteria. Payment to be made in cash and in advance to secure your booking.
To book your place, please contact the Art Museum at telephone: 041 506 2000, fax: 041 586 3234 or email: [email protected].
You can also visit the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum’s facebook page or website www.artmuseum.co.za for details.
IMAGE supplied by www.dempseys.co.za
The weekend is already here, gear up and make the best of it...
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) today gave much needed support in the form of blankets and wheelchairs to the community of Mdantsane in the Eastern Cape...
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC), South Africa’s leader in socio-economic growth and development, is continuing to show commitment in community upliftment.
The month long public participation meetings for the IDP, Budget Review and Annual Report, which kicked off in Joe Slovo Township on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, have generated much enthusiasm and active participation among residents of Nelson Mandela Bay.
Through the assistance of Masifunde Learner Development, Manelisi Billy (20) and Sarah Fina (18), who passed their matric exams at the end of last year, will be heading off to Germany next week (Monday 9th March) to participate in the weltwärts reverse programme.
Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Director for Water and Sanitation Services, Barry Martin and Municipal Communications Spokesperson, Roland Williams...
The causeway between Aston Bay and Paradise Beach in Jeffreys Bay will continue to be repaired from Tuesday, with officials saying the repairs could last until the end of March.
Protesters in East London have barricaded an intersection in Bonza Bay road, Beacon Bay and are disrupting motorists as they burn tyres, cement blocks and other materials.
The Safety and Security Directorate has unveiled a plan to deploy beachfront safety officers during the summer season to patrol beaches and major parks.
The refurbishment of the Tramways Building, which was initiated in 2012/13, is due for completion in 2015/16.
- Ster-Kinekor closing cinemas at Greenacres as focus shifts to premium experiences
- Seven injured after elevator plunges to the ground at Mount Road police station
- Port Elizabeth border police confiscate three containers from Nigeria
- Police intercept drugs worth R1.5 million destined for Eastern Cape, two men and woman arrested
- 21-year-old woman fatally stabs 40-year-old brother alleging he raped her since age 7