Articles

"Muzika wa Dzikhwairi": An essay on the history of Venda choral music
Muziki (2013) Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 75-89

There has been notable growth in the production of indigenous South African choral music repertoire. However, little effort has been made in the collection, documentation, preservation and promotion of the repertoire of Venda choral music. This article traces the foundations ...

The Role of Indigenous African Choral Music in the Search for Identity: With Special Reference to Mzilikazi Khumalo's Music
Muziki (2010) Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 60-75

This article recognises the gradual attempt by South African choral music composers to produce music that is identifiably African. Two of Khumalo's works, as well as a number of scores of composers who preceded him are discussed. Open-question interviews were ...