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DOMUSGenadendal Mission MuseumJacob Gitlin LibraryNational Library of South Africa (NLSA)NG Kerk in Suid-Afrika: ArgiefStellenbosch University ArchivesStellenbosch University Library and Information ServiceUniondale High SchoolUniversity of Cape Town (UCT): African Studies LibraryUniversity of Cape Town (UCT): ManuscriptsUniversity of Cape Town (UCT): Rare BooksUniversity of Cape Town (UCT): South African College of Music
ILAMNELMUniversity of Fort Hare: NAHECSWalter Sisulu University
Federasie van Afrikaanse Kultuurvereniginge (FAK)Johannesburg Public LibraryNational Film, Video and Sound Archives (NFVSA)SABC Music LibrarySABC Radio ArchivesSouth African National Defence Force (SANDF) Central LibrarySouth African National Defence Force (SANDF) Documentation ServicesSouth African National Museum of Military History (SANMMH)SAMROUniversity of JohannesburgUniversity of Pretoria LibraryUNISA Library ArchivesUniversity of the Witwatersrand (Wits): Historical Papers
Playhouse TheatreUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN): Eleanor Bonnar Music LibraryUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal: Killie Campbell Library
Kimberley Africana Library
Archive for Contemporary Affairs (ARCA) = Argief vir Eietydse Aangeleenthede (INEG)NALNPrivate Collection: ReddersburgUniversty of the Free State: Music DepartmentWar Museum of the Boer Republics
North West University Potchefstroom
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University of South Africa (UNISA) Library Archives

Contact

Mrs Annette le Roux

Tel.:  +27 12 429 2560
Fax:  +27 12 429 2560
E-mail:  lrouxha@unisa.ac.za

Ms Ammi Ryke
Tel.:  +27 12 429 2560
Fax:  +27 12 429 2560
E-mail:  rykea@unisa.ac.za

Physical Address:   Postal Address:
Unisa Library Archives
Samuel Pauw Library Building Level 2
Preller Street
Muckleneuk Campus

Pretoria
0003
South Africa
Unisa Library Archives
Samuel Pauw Building PD 2-3
P.O. Box 392
Unisa
Pretoria
0003
South Africa


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    Holdings

    Collections: 27

    1. Afrikaanse Musiekklub, Pretoria
    2. Afrikaans Music Scores (UNISA)
    3. Badenhorst, Rachie
    4. Buchuland (Roelof Temmingh)
    5. Cherry, Richard
    6. Coertse, Mimi
    7. Correira, J. Manuel
    8. De la Porte, Betsy
    9. Deutscher Männerchor Pretoria
    10. Erich Mayer Liederbuch
    11. Everson, Oliver Cromwell
    12. Helgard Steyn Composers Competition
    13. International Society for Music Education (ISME)
    14. Joubert, Hennie
    15. Korsten, Gè
    16. Marais, S. le Roux
    17. Marivate, D.C.
    18. Nepgen, Rosa
    19. Pretoria Musical Society
    20. Pretoria Youth Orchestra
    21. Roode, D.J.
    22. Samuel, Lessie
    23. Slotow Collection
    24. Transvaal United African Teachers’ Association (TUATA)
    25. Unisa International Music Competitions Collection
    26. Unisa Music Certificate Examinations
    27. Unisa Music Instrument Collection 

    Potential acquisitions:

    General acquisition of collections.

        

      Scope and Content

      Acts and statutes
      Africana sheet music
      Agendas
      Annual reports
      Application forms
      Artefacts
      Aural tests
      Brochures
      Bursaries
      Catalogues
      Certificates
      Constitutions
      Contracts
      Correspondence
      Curricula
      Financial documents
      Lectures
      Libretti
      Minutes
      Monographs
      Music scores
      Music manuscripts
      Musical instruments
      Newsletters
      Newspaper cuttings
      Notes
      Objets d’art (Paintings; Pencil sketches: Drawings)
      Periodicals
      Personal documents
      Photocopies
      Photographs
      Posters
      Printed music
      Programmes
      Reports
      Sound recordings (CDs; Gramophone records; Reel tapes; Sound cassettes; Videos)
      Speeches
      Theory papers
      Tickets

          

        Research Projects

        Research projects (complete):
        None.

        Research projects (current):
        General research on all collections.
        Prospective digitizing project
        .

            

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          A-B   C-D   E-F   G-H   I-J   K-L   M-N   O-P   Q-R   S-T   U-V   W-Z

          Collections A-B

          Afrikaanse Musiekklub, Pretoria
          Call number  MSS no 40
          Type Western art music.
          Extent 1 pamphlet box.
          Level of description Uncatalogued.
          Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
          Description Language(s) -
          Scope and content Acts and statutes; Annual reports; Application forms; Bursaries; Correspondence; Constitutions; Financial documents; Minutes; Notes; Photocopies; Photographs; Posters; Printed music; Programmes.
          Acquisition By donation.
          Notes Afrikaanse Musiekklub, Pretoria (1955-1980).

           

          Afrikaans Music Scores (UNISA)
          Call number  MSS no 169
          Type Folk music; Popular music.
          Extent 1 pamphlet box.
          Level of description Sorted.
          Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
          Description Language(s) Afrikaans.
          Scope and content Music manuscripts.
          Acquisition By donation.
          Notes Includes music of Dolly Heiberg, Hubert du Plessis, Pieter de Villiers (Boerneef songs), Anna Rudolph, S Le Roux Marais, Anne Neser, P. McLachlan, P.J. Lemmer, Jan Pohl, Jan Swart, Gerrie Snyman, Cissie & Willie Cooper, and Danie Bosman.

           

          Badenhorst, Rachie
          Call number  MSS no78
          Type Western art music.
          Extent 1 pamphlet box.
          Level of description Uncatalogued.
          Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
          Description Language(s) -
          Scope and content Catalogued; Correspondence; Printed music.
          Acquisition By donation.
          Notes Collection of Africana sheet music.

           

          Buchuland (Roelof Temmingh)
          Call number  MSS no 121
          Type Western art music.
          Extent 13 pamphlet boxes.
          Level of description Sorted.
          Access Printed inventory ; Access on campus only.
          Description Language(s) English.
          Scope and content Libretti; Music manuscripts (Copies).
          Acquisition By donation.
          Notes Opera commissioned by UNISA for ISME concert, 1989.
              

            Collections C-D

            Cherry, Richard
            Call number  MSS no 59
            Type Military music; Popular music; Western art music.
            Extent 49 pamphlet boxes.
            Level of description Sorted.
            Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
            Description Language(s) English.
            Scope and content Correspondence; Lectures; Music manuscripts; Photographs; Programmes; Sound recordings (Gramophone records).
            Acquisition By donation.
            Notes Compositions (220 original manuscripts): Film, orchestral, songs and braille.

             

            Coertse, Mimi
            Call number  MSS no 110
            Type Western art music.
            Extent 1 pamphlet box.
            Level of description Uncatalogued.
            Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
            Description Language(s) -
            Scope and content Newspaper cuttings; Sound recordings (Gramophone records).
            Acquisition By donation.
            Notes -

             

            Correira, J. Manuel.
            Call number  MSS no 113
            Type Western art music.
            Extent ca. 50 pamphlet boxes.
            Level of description Uncatalogued.
            Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
            Description Language(s) -
            Scope and content Artefacts; Brochures; Certificates; Correspondence; Lectures; Monographs; Newspaper cuttings; Periodicals; Photographs; Printed music; Programmes; Sound recordings (Gramophone records).
            Acquisition By donation.
            Notes Owner of Prime Press.

             

            De la Porte, Betsy
            Call number  -
            Type Western art music.
            Extent ca. 110 pamphlet boxes.
            Level of description Sorted.
            Access Handwritten index. Catalogued on library catalogue (Oasis). Arranged alphabetically according to composer.
            Description Language(s) English.
            Scope and content Printed music.
            Acquisition By purchase.
            Notes In process of being catalogued.

             

            Deutscher Männerchor Pretoria
            Call number  Accession 87
            Type Folk music; Liturgical Music; Military music; Western art music.
            Extent 10 pamphlet boxes.
            Level of description Uncatalogued.
            Access No inventory; Access on campus only.
            Description Language(s) -
            Scope and content Notes; Printed music; Programmes.
            Acquisition By donation.
            Notes Choir came to an end in 2005; Collection resorts under Hesse Collection of German Africana.
                

              Collections E-F

              Erich Mayer Liederbuch
              Call number  Accession 26
              Type Military music; Western art music.
              Extent 1 pamphlet box.
              Level of description Uncatalogued.
              Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
              Description Language(s) -
              Scope and content Music manuscripts; Notes.
              Acquisition By donation.
              Notes Prisoner of War during Anglo Boer War. Items resort under Hesse Collection of German Africana.

               

              Everson, Oliver Cromwell
              Call number  MSS no 168
              Type Military music; Western art music.
              Extent 10 pamphlet boxes.
              Level of description Sorted.
              Access In process of being listed.
              Description Language(s) English.
              Scope and content Correspondence; Music manuscripts; Newspaper cuttings; Notes (Poems); Photographs.
              Acquisition By donation.
              Notes -
                  

                Collections G-H

                Helgard Steyn Composers Competition
                Call number  MSS no 154
                Type Western art music.
                Extent ca. 5 pamphlet boxes.
                Level of description Unctalogued.
                Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
                Description Language(s) -
                Scope and content Music manuscripts; Sound recordings (CDs).
                Acquisition By donation.
                Notes Helgard Steyn Composers Competition, 2002. Original music compositions sent in for competition and CD recordings thereof.
                    

                  Collections I-J

                  International Society for Music Education (ISME)
                  Call number  Unisa Archives – monographs
                  Type Music education
                  Extent 5 pamphlet boxes.
                  Level of description Sorted.
                  Access Arranged alphabetically and chronologically. No inventory available. Access on campus only.
                  Description Language(s) -
                  Scope and content Correspondence; Minutes; Programmes; Reports.
                  Acquisition By donation.
                  Notes Only for 1998.

                   

                  Joubert, Hennie
                  Call number  MSS no 67
                  Type Popular music; Western Art music
                  Extent 40 pamphlet boxes.
                  Level of description Sorted.
                  Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
                  Description Language(s) English
                  Scope and content

                  Certificates; Correspondence; Financial documents; Music manuscripts; Newspaper cuttings; Notes; Personal documents; Photographs; Posters; Programmes; Sound recordings (Gramophone records; Reel tapes; Sound cassettes).

                  Acquisition By donation.
                  Notes Hennie Joubert (1950-1986) Music Competitions.
                      

                    Collections K-L

                    Korsten, Gè
                    Call number  MSS no 142
                    Type Popular music; Western art music
                    Extent ca. 28 items.
                    Level of description Sorted.
                    Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
                    Description Language(s) English
                    Scope and content Sound recordings (CDs).
                    Acquisition By donation.
                    Notes Operas sung in Afrikaans.
                        

                      Collections M-N

                      Marais, S. le Roux
                      Call number  MSS no 158
                      Type Western art music.
                      Extent 4 items.
                      Level of description Unsorted.
                      Access Uncatalogued.
                      Description Language(s) No inventory available. Access on campus only.
                      Scope and content Objets d'art (Paintings).
                      Acquisition By donation.
                      Notes -

                       

                      Marivate, D.C.
                      Call number  AAS 124
                      Type African music; Liturgical music; Music education; Western art music.
                      Extent 12 pamphlet boxes.
                      Level of description Sorted.
                      Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
                      Description Language(s) English
                      Scope and content

                      Correspondence; Financial documents; Music manuscripts; Minutes; Newspaper cuttings; Notes; Photographs; Printed music; Speeches.

                      Acquisition By donation.
                      Notes 1 pamphlet box contains music related materials (includes Tonic solfa). Resorts under Documentation Centre for African Studies.

                       

                      Nepgen, Rosa
                      Call number  MSS no 33
                      Type Western art music.
                      Extent 4 items.
                      Level of description Uncatalogued.
                      Access No inventory available. Access on campus only.
                      Description Language(s) -
                      Scope and content Music manuscripts; Newspaper cuttings.
                      Acquisition By donation.
                      Notes Items relating to Nepgen’s work, Op die flottina.
                          

                        Collections O-P

                        Pretoria Musical Society
                        Call number  MSS no 44
                        Type Western art music.
                        Extent 8 pamphlet boxes.
                        Level of description Sorted.
                        Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
                        Description Language(s) English
                        Scope and content Correspondence; Financial documents; Minutes; Newspaper cuttings; Photographs; Programmes.
                        Acquisition By donation.
                        Notes -

                         

                        Pretoria Youth Orchestra
                        Call number  MSS no 63
                        Type Western art music.
                        Extent 1 pamphlet box.
                        Level of description Sorted.
                        Access Printed inventory. Access on campus only.
                        Description Language(s) English
                        Scope and content

                        Agendas; Brochures; Constitutions; Correspondence; Financial documents; Programmes.

                        Acquisition By donation.
                        Notes -
                            

                          Collections Q-R

                          Roode, D.J.
                          Call number  MSS no 74
                          Type Liturgical music; Music education; Western art music.
                          Extent 1 pamphlet box.
                          Level of description Uncatalogued.
                          Access No inventory. Access on campus only.
                          Description Language(s) English
                          Scope and content Certificates; Correspondence; Music manuscripts; Newspaper cuttings; Notes; Photographs; Printed music; Programmes.
                          Acquisition By donation.
                          Notes -
                              

                            Collections S-T

                            Samuel, Lessie
                            Call number  MSS no 56
                            Type Music education; Western art music.
                            Extent 7 volumes.
                            Level of description Uncatalogued.
                            Access No inventory; Access on campus only.
                            Description Language(s) -
                            Scope and content Scrapbooks (Certificates; Contracts; Correspondence; Newspaper cuttings; Programmes).
                            Acquisition By donation.
                            Notes Copies of documents referring to Ms Samuel’s involvement in music.

                             

                            Slotow Collection
                            Call number  MSS no 76
                            Type Liturgical music; Western art music.
                            Extent 20 pamphlet boxes.
                            Level of description Sorted.
                            Access Printed inventory; Access on campus only.
                            Description Language(s) Afrikaans.
                            Scope and content Sound recordings (CDs; Sound cassettes).
                            Acquisition By donation.
                            Notes Historical papers, with 1 box Africana sheet music.

                             

                            Transvaal United African Teachers’ Association (TUATA)
                            Call number  AAS 121
                            Type Music education.
                            Extent 44 pamphlet boxes.
                            Level of description Sorted.
                            Access Printed inventory; Access on campus only.
                            Description Language(s) English.
                            Scope and content

                            Certificates; Correspondence; Newsletters; Newspaper cuttings; Notes; Periodicals; Programmes; Reports; Tickets.

                            Acquisitionstrong> By donation.
                            NoNotes ca. 3 pamphlet boxes of music related materials (Eisteddfods; Music competitions). Resorts under Documentation Centre for African Studies.
                                

                              Collections U-V

                              Unisa International Music Competitions
                              Call number  -
                              Type Western art music.
                              Extent ca. 75 pamphlet boxes.
                              Level of description Sorted.
                              Access Arranged chronologically. Printed Inventory. Access on campus only.
                              Description Language(s) Afrikaans; English
                              Scope and content Correspondence; Financial documents; Minutes; Photographs; Programmes; (Printed music); Sound recordings (CDs; Sound cassettes; Videos).
                              Acquisition By donation.
                              Notes From 1982 to 2000. Also contains works by South African composers. Resorts under Unisa Archives.

                               

                              Unisa Music Certificate Examinations
                              Call number  -
                              Type Music education; Western art music.
                              Extent ca. 46 pamphlet boxes.
                              Level of description Sorted.
                              Access Arranged alphabetically and chronologically. No printed Inventory. Access on campus only.
                              Description Language(s) -
                              Scope and content

                              Aural tests; Curricula; Guides; Printed music (Prescribed examination albums); Theory papers.

                              Acquisition By donation.
                              Notes From 1894 ; Also contains prescribed works by South African composers ; Resorts under Unisa Archives.

                               

                              Unisa Music Instrument Collection
                              Call number  UMIC
                              Type -
                              Extent 351 items.
                              Level of description Sorted.
                              Access Electronic: Catalogued on DB Text (InMagic). Access on campus only.
                              Description Language(s) English
                              Scope and content

                              Musical instruments.

                              Acquisition By donation.
                              Notes Includes Steafel collection of musical instruments.
                                  
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