Jazz under Apartheid – The background to Darius Brubeck’s harmony course

Darius Brubeck created the first degree course in Jazz in South Africa in 1983. This might seem commendable but innocuous, but think about the political context in South Africa at the time. Apartheid still reigned, Nelson Mandela would not be released for another seven years. To establish a course that celebrated the music of African [...]

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Notting Hill Music Immersive Online Course – PILOT EDITION

Learn how to write songs like a pro and get published (Oct-Nov Cohort)! Participants in the phase II pilot of this immersive online course will get exclusive access to the Tileyard Studios community, personalised guidance and feedback from professional songwriters, and access to John Saunderson, Head of A&R at Notting Hill Music who'll listen to the best [...]

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