NWU Potchefstroom Campus - Faculty of Arts


The Research Niche Area Musical Arts in South-Africa: Resources and Applications (MASARA) was founded in the School of Music in 2008. The only research project of its kind in South Africa, MASARA contributes towards the social sciences, the humanities, the performing arts, education as well as community development. MASARA’s sub-programmes accordingly focus on music education, ethnomusicology, music in religious life, creative applications (composition), community projects, as well as the most recent addition, performance and research.