Department of Art History, Visual Arts and Musicology

Mr CD Jeffery

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: Art History, Visual Arts and Musicology
Tel: 012 429 6318


  • MMus (Stellenbosch University, 2005)
  • BA Mus (University of Port Elizabeth, 1999)

Fields of academic interests

Research interests

  • Music theory
  • Music technology
  • Film music

Field of Specialisation

  • Music composition
  • Music technology
  • Film music

Professional positions, fellowships & awards

  • Chair, NewMusicSA, 2013-2015 


  • DMus (composition), University of Cape Town (December 2015 graduation) 


Performed works

  • String Quartet (2014). Performed by the Paz Consort at the CIRCA Gallery, Johannesburg, 6th August 2014, and at the Nazareth House Chapel, Pretoria, 13th August 2014.
  • Movement for Viola and Piano (2010, rev. 2015). Performed by Jill Richards and Waldo Alexander at the 2015 New Music Indaba, Bloemfontein, 23rd July 2015.