Digitised collections mostly of South African importance, kept at the Documentation Centre for Music (DOMUS) in the Music library.

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Collections in this community

  • Albert Coates [630]

    The complete Coates collection consists of address books, artefacts, articles, autograph books, brochures, certificates, correspondence, furniture, libretti, monographs, music manuscripts, newspaper cuttings, notes, objets ...
  • Christopher James [30]

    The collection consists of articles, correspondence, monographs, music manuscripts, notes, periodicals, photographs, printed sheet music, programmes and sound recordings.
  • Fay Singer South African Jewish Music Centre Collection [10]

    Brochures, correspondence, newsletters, newspaper cuttings, notes, periodicals, posters, programmes, sheet music and sound recordings donated to the Centre by local synagogues, cantors and other individuals.
  • Graham Newcater [2]

    The Newcater collection consists of correspondence, monographs, music manuscripts, newspaper cuttings, drawings, photographs and printed music.
  • John Simon [21]

    The John Simon collection consists of music manuscripts, correspondence and sound recordings.
  • South African Jewish music articles [4964]

    Articles on music published in Jewish newspapers in South Africa
  • Stefans Grové [120]

    The Grové collection consists of articles, correspondence, music manuscripts, notes and printed music.

Recent Submissions

  • Festival Swings 

    Rand Daily Mail (1976-10-16)
    The photograph caption pertains to the Rand Daily Mail Music Festival which attracted about 2000 pop-folk music enthusiasts.
  • A Goonful of Spike's Factory 

    Michell, John (1979-03-01)
    The author of the newspaper article reflects on his first hand experience of a show hosted by Spike Milligan at the Colosseum. He raves about his talent and encourages readers to attend one of his performances. The article ...
  • Time Schedule for Thursday Evening Television Watching 

    Unknown author (1978-01)
    The newspaper article serves as a programme indicating the order of events featured that evening on television.
  • Sing-A-Long at the Clovagalix Restaurant 

    Lew and Dave (19--)
    The newspaper advertises weekly sing-a-longs on Tuesday and Thursdays hosted at the Clovagalix Restaurant with Ashley Parker.
  • The Rockets 

    Unknown author
    Two numbered colouring in cartoon pictures.
  • Sonaten, Klavier, 4-händig, op. 32, WAD 280 (F-Dur) [http://d-nb.info/gnd/300219342] [http://viaf.org/viaf/211714049] 

    Diabelli, Anton (1781–1858) [http://d-nb.info/gnd/119216132] [http://viaf.org/viaf/10033017] <composer>
    Anton Diabelli: Sonata for Piano 4 hands op. 32, published in the series Ausgewählte Compositionen für das Pianoforte zu vier Händen (no. 2); music print
  • Sonatinen, Klavier, 4-händig, op. 24, WAD 282 [no. 2] [http://d-nb.info/gnd/1068049367] [http://viaf.org/viaf/314885736] 

    Diabelli, Anton (1781–1858) [http://d-nb.info/gnd/119216132] [http://viaf.org/viaf/10033017] <composer>
    Anton Diabelli: Sonata for piano 4 hands, op. 24 no. 2; music print
  • Melodische Übungsstücke, op. 149, WAD 290 [http://d-nb.info/gnd/300043643] [http://viaf.org/viaf/181507378] 

    Diabelli, Anton (1781–1858) [http://d-nb.info/gnd/119216132] [http://viaf.org/viaf/10033017] <composer>
    Anton Dabelli: 28 melodic exercises for piano 4 hands, op. 149, published in the series "Ausgewählte Compositionen für das Pianoforte zu vier Händen" (no. 7); music print
  • Book Pages 

    Unknown author (19--)
    The item consists of two torn out pages of a book written in the first person.
  • Fun and Games 

    Connolly, Bob (19--)
    The cartoon depicts a child and older man being shown "The Political Meeting Game" in which the male teller stated that the game came with a removable microphone, plastic eggs, and tomatoes. He also stated that the game ...
  • Top Musicians In Concert at Wits 

    Makhaya, Elliot; Minervini, Rina (19--)
    Both articles forming part of this item pertain to a concert hosted at Wits University entitled, "Black Is The Colour". Both articles discuss the particulars surrounding the concert with a specific focus placed on black ...
  • Folk Alive … 

    Daniel, Raeford; Dobson, Marc (19--)
    The first article pertains to information surrounding the upcoming Folk Festival which is accompanied by names of featured artists such as Clem Tholet, Edi Nederlander, Colin Shamley and David Marks, amongst others. The ...
  • This Is The Hit "Master Jack" 

    Four Jacks and A Jill (1968-02-24)
    The piece of paper promotes the release of the hit 'Master Jack' composed and written by David Marks. The hit was performed by Four Jacks and A Jill.
  • Schoolboy Is Guilty Under Red Act 

    Staff Reporter; Emdon, Clive (19--)
    The first article refers to an incident in which a 18-year old schoolboy, Clarence Hamilton, had written poems which according to magistrate Mr W. F. Krugel had intentionally incited violence. The second article refers to ...
  • Folksong Festival : New Folk Theatre : Adjoining the Troubadour 

    Unknown author (19--)
    The short advertisement promotes an upcoming event in which artists such as Des and Dawn, Leon, Fr. McLeer as well as Dave Marks amongst others were scheduled to perform. Venue and concert specifics have been included ...
  • An Ode For Radio 

    SABC (19--)
    The advertisement/ short write-up relates to the SABC and what was being offered to the public.
  • Ausgewählte Compositionen für das Pianoforte zu vier Händen 

    Diabelli, Anton (1781–1858) [http://d-nb.info/gnd/119216132] [http://viaf.org/viaf/10033017] <composer>
    Anton Dabelli: Selected compositions for four-hand piano; music print
  • RCA : Victor 

    Marks, David (19--)
    The item consists of two papers. The first refers to the RCA Victor label whilst the other document consists of handwritten notes listing the contents of the vinyl which had risen to No. 1 in only three weeks.
  • 'Annexure 1 : 'Hidden' Music Plays At Last 

    Macdonald, Iain (1996-08-24)
    The article describes the varying material forming part the Hidden Years archive which had been compiled over the years by David Marks. The article also provides some contextualisation pertaining to the racially charged ...
  • Fanfares for Tristan, opus 49 

    Simon, John, 1944
    Score. 1. Portrait of a Warrior-Hero -- 2. Carnival pranks with comeuppance -- 3. Idealised reverie -- 4. Fatal liaison -- 5. Recollection, death, transfiguration. The work was written between 2010 and 2011. 'To the memory ...

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