Music

Music Academy Brochure – Term 2

Please Click on the Link below to access the Digital Version of the Music Academy Brochure for Term 2. Term 2 Music Brochure 2018

by March 12, 2018 Music
Music Tutor Spotlight  –  NADIAH MONY

Music Tutor Spotlight – NADIAH MONY

Nadiah Mony is a Cape Town based violinist and vocalist. She graduated from The South African College of Music in 2016 with a Bmus General Music Degree. She attended Sun Valley Primary School from Grade 1 – Grade 7 where she performed in musicals, played the violin and bass guitar at the Music Academy and performed as a vocalist/ bassist[Read More…]

by March 8, 2018 Music
EXCITING times at Silvermine Music Academy!

EXCITING times at Silvermine Music Academy!

After much anticipation we have moved to the new Silvermine Music Academy building. How exciting! Lessons started on 29 January, but music students can still be enrolled. Kirstyn Botha will be teaching Music Appreciation. I would like to encourage all our music students to enrol for this course. It will provide them with essential background information about different genres of music and[Read More…]

by February 2, 2018 Creative Expression, Music
SVGoS Music: Nuvo Flutes Have Arrived!

SVGoS Music: Nuvo Flutes Have Arrived!

Flute lessons have been underway at the Music Academy since the beginning of this year. Last month, Silvermine Academy flute teacher, Pam Barr and some of her flute pupils treated the Grade 4 classes to a flute demonstration. Pam has been introducing our young musicians to flute playing using innovative and modern Nuvo flutes. These lightweight, colorful flutes are designed[Read More…]

by March 26, 2017 Music
Silvermine Music Academy – The HOME of Music and Performance

Silvermine Music Academy – The HOME of Music and Performance

Silvermine Music Academy Term 1 is underway! We are thrilled to be currently providing over 280 lessons per week to our students, offering excellent music tuition in a variety of instruments. We look forward to being the HOME of quality music education, and creative inspiration! Harm Du Plessis (Guitar) preparing lessons for the term ahead. Retha (Piano) and Harm. The Music[Read More…]

by January 29, 2017 Music
Silvermine Music Academy Gala and Prize Giving; Featuring Grammy Award Winner Jeremy Lubbock

Silvermine Music Academy Gala and Prize Giving; Featuring Grammy Award Winner Jeremy Lubbock

Silvermine Music Academy is proud to welcome 3 time Grammy award winning, Oscar nominated arranger, composer and musician Jeremy Lubbock as our guest of honour at this years Gala and Prize Giving. In a special address, Jeremy will share his experiences and insights drawn from a lifetime of achievements in music. We are so excited to have him join us. Students from[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 Music
Music Marathon an Unprecedented Success – Prize Winning Numbers Announced!

Music Marathon an Unprecedented Success – Prize Winning Numbers Announced!

We are pleased to announce that the Silvermine Music Academy Music Marathon was a huge success with over R23,000.00 raised! Our students performed in multiple venues, collectively playing for several hours over the course of the afternoon.       Our generous parent body offered a wide array of cakes and confectionery to be sold and raffled off on the day.    [Read More…]

by June 23, 2016 Family Matters, Music
Celebrating Former Tutor, and Founding Member, Jeremy Olivier

Celebrating Former Tutor, and Founding Member, Jeremy Olivier

Every now and again Silvermine Music Academy has the opportunity to celebrate the success of past pupils and staff. Those of you who have been watching “The Voice” will have seen former guitar teacher, Jeremy Olivier, performing his way to the final rounds of the TV competition. Jeremy joined the Academy when it first began in 2001 and was one[Read More…]

by May 18, 2016 Music
Creative Compositions

Creative Compositions

Creativity and passion are at the heart of what happens at the Sun Valley Group of Schools. Silvermine Music Academy students are given the guidance and inspiration they need to be truly creative in expressing their talents. Watch Lucie from Grade 3, perform her own composition “Falling Leaves”, which she wrote entirely by herself.

by April 19, 2016 Music
Music Tutor Spotlight – Rob Ogilvie

Music Tutor Spotlight – Rob Ogilvie

Rob has been teaching and playing professionally for the past 24 years. He has developed a few of his own method books and also makes use of the Trinity and Rock school syllabus. When not teaching at Sun Valley, he teaches drum students at Rondebosch High school up to matric and does private lessons. He has played in many band[Read More…]

by January 19, 2016 Music