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  • Voorwoord 

    Els, G (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    In die 500ste herdenkingsjaar van die Hervorming en met die wete dat ’n artikel oor Luther in hierdie uitgawe van vir die Musiekleier verskyn, besoek ek toe ’n blog waar my oog die wonderlike trefreël vang: “Reformation ...
  • Boek-bespreking (A River Rather Than a Road) 

    Potgieter, H (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2016-12)
    A River Rather Than a Road. The Community Choir as Spiritual Experience is die tweede boek in ’n reeks van vier boeke. Hierdie reeks handel oor musiek en spiritualiteit en word deur Peter Lang uitgegee, met June ...
  • Die rol van orreliste in die liturgiese musiek van die hedendaagse NG kerk 

    Kruger, D; Swanepoel, I (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2016-12)
    The role of the organist in the postmodern, contemporary Dutch Reformed Church has changed dramatically during the past 50 years as a result of the paradigm shift in the liturgy and liturgical music of the church. The ...
  • sinodebesluite met betrekking tot die psalm in die gereformeerde kerke in suid-afrika (GKSA): ’n oorsig vanaf 1862 tot 2012 

    Basson, D (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2016-12)
    ABSTRACT In this article an overview is given of synod decisions from 1862 to 2012 pertaining to the psalm in the Reformed Churches of South Africa (RCSA). Research indicates that psalms in the 1936 versification and ...
  • Die verruiming van die klank – Die verruiming van geloof 

    Kloppers, E (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2016-12)
    EXTENDING THE POSSIBILITIES OF SOUND – EXTENDING THE FAITH 500 years of the Reformation are commemorated in 2017. Apart from new hymns, the commemorations present the opportunity to sing ecumenical hymns, connecting ...
  • Singing a new song for a transforming Church: Experiments in musical localisation at Grahamstown Cathedral, South Africa 

    Bethke, AJ (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2016-12)
    ABSTRACT This article discusses the process of musical localisation at the Anglican Cathedral in Grahamstown. It begins by giving a rationale for the cathedral’s programme of transformation with particular reference to ...
  • Voorwoord 

    Els, G (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2016-12)
    Wat is die lekkerste werk wat iemand kan hê? Ek dink ek kan met groot dankbaarheid sê: ORRELIS! Ek was bevoorreg om vir amper 28 jaar voltydse orrelis by die NG Gemeente Farrarmere in Benoni te wees. Daar is darem niks ...
  • Ockie Vermeulen organic CD-Bespreking 

    Carstens, C (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    Die Gautengse orrelis en musikus, Ockie Vermeulen, het bekendheid verwerf weens vele konserte en solo-uitvoerings, maar ook deur sy bydrae tot die cross-over genre met sy vorige CD-vrystellings, naamlik Highland Cathedral, ...
  • Gara Garayev transcriptions for organ CD-Bespreking 

    Carstnes, C (2017-12)
    Wat ’n aangename verrassing was hierdie CD nie. Dit kan beskryf word as ’n bekendstelling van ’n gevierde Azebaijani komponis wat sy skoling in die destydse USSR gehad het, binne daardie sosiale en politiek-voorskriftelike ...
  • Marnus Greyling Organis CD-Bespreking 

    Carstens, C (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    Marnus Greyling is een van die helderste opkomende sterre in die Suid-Afrikaanse musiekwêreld. Dit was dan ook te verwagte dat ’n klankopgawe uiteindelik van sy spel uitgereik sou word. Die opnames vir hierdie CD-uitreiking ...
  • Martin Luther and the pipe organ: His true sentiments affirmed 

    van Wyk, T (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    Abstract Martin Luther’s views on the pipe organ as a functional instrument in the liturgy of the Reformation have been regarded as controversial for over 500 years. Based on selective research in the past, he has too ...
  • Petr Eben's organ cycle faust (1979/80) 

    Nell, M; Lüdemann, W (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    Summary Petr Eben’s large-scale cycle for solo organ Faust (1979/80) is the topic of this article. Faust is a programmatic work that is based on incidental music the composer wrote for a stage production of Goethe’s ...
  • Roelof Temmingh’s music for organ 

    Lüdemann, W (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    Abstract Numerous church organists, concert performers and composers have contributed to the long and proud tradition of organ music in South Africa. Amongst them the composer Roelof Temmingh represents a voice that has ...
  • "n Ondersoek na die toepassing van die konsep "Dialektiek" in die dialektiese fantasie van Jacobus Kloppers 

    Eigelaar, L (2017-12)
    ABSTRACT This study is an examination of the application of the concept of dialectics in the Dialectic Fantasy by Jacobus Kloppers. Jacobus Kloppers was born on 27 November 1937 in Krugersdorp, South Africa. Kloppers ...
  • Responding to Xenophobia through sacred music: A Self-reflexive discussion and analysis of a chamber eucharist 

    Bethke, AJ (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    ABSTRACT This article is a self-reflexive analysis of a composition entitled A Chamber Eucharist by Andrew-John Bethke. The composition is a six movement setting of the ordinary texts for the Eucharist (commonly called ...
  • The secularisation of Hymnody: A Crytical reading of selected texts 

    Viljoen, M (Die Suider-Afrikaanse Kerkorrelistevereniging, 2017-12)
    Abstract This article gives an overview of different models of postmodern worship, including those of blended, fusion or synthesis worship, as well as the alt., emerging and liquid models. Subsequently the entertainment ...
  • Sounding the Alarm: Government of the Republic of Namibia v LM and Women's Rights during Childbirth in South Africa 

    Pickles, C (PER/PELJ, 2018-08-10)
    Government of the Republic of Namibia v LM [2014] NASC 19 (hereafter the LM case) concerns the involuntary sterilisation of women during childbirth. The Supreme Court of Namibia found that obtaining consent during the ...
  • Virtues in Danish History textbooks since enlightenment 

    Haue, Harry (The South African Society for History Teaching (SASHT) under the auspices of the School of Basic Sciences, Vaal Triangle Campus, North-West University, 2018)
    The above quoted statement by the famous Russian author, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, can to my opinion be interpreted as a dream of revitalization of good, old Russian virtues, which the communist regime had silenced and placed ...
  • Mobile concepts in a mobile environment: Historical terms in LSP lexicography 

    Van der Merwe, Michele F; Horn, Karen (The South African Society for History Teaching (SASHT) under the auspices of the School of Basic Sciences, Vaal Triangle Campus, North-West University, 2018)
    Historical terms have a tendency to be “mobile” in terms of geographical space and historical time. The presentation of historical terms by means of a mobile dictionary enabling university students to access such terms by ...
  • Implementing Flipped Classroom in History: The reactions of eighth grade students in a Portuguese school 

    Vieira, Helena; Ribeiro, Cláudia Pinto (The South African Society for History Teaching (SASHT) under the auspices of the School of Basic Sciences, Vaal Triangle Campus, North-West University, 2018)
    Despite the difficulties of integrating every student, every teacher and every school in the digital revolution of the 21st century, there are new tendencies in education using digital technology that are trying to change ...

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