Opera https://news.nwu.ac.za/ en Conroy Cupido https://news.nwu.ac.za/expert/conroy-cupido <span>Conroy Cupido</span> <span><span lang="" about="/user/32504" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">BELINDA BANTHAM</span></span> <span>Tue, 02/01/2022 - 09:24</span> <div class="field field--name-field-field-of-expertise field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/1138" hreflang="en">Music</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/2228" hreflang="en">Opera</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/2225" hreflang="en">Vocal pedagogy</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-person-s-title field--type-list-string field--label-hidden field--item">Prof</div> <div class="field field--name-field-job-title field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item">Associate Professor</div> <div class="field field--name-field-name-surname field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Conroy</div> <div class="field field--name-field-job-role field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Associate Professor in Classical Singing, Singing Pedagogy and Opera</div> <div class="field field--name-field-surname field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cupido</div> <div class="field field--name-field-other-experts-from field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Other experts from</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/1234" hreflang="en">School of Music</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Prof Conroy Cupido completed a music degree at Stellenbosch University, a Master in Music degree and Artist Certificate at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, and he was the first South African to complete a Doctorate degree in Vocal Performance which was conferred at the University of North Texas. While a member of Cape Town Opera’s Vocal Ensemble, Prof Cupido was recruited by American soprano and Professor of Voice, Barbara Hill Moore, to further his studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. During his studies abroad he was awarded the Sue Johnson Prize for Best Male Opera Singer and he was a finalist in the National Opera Association Voice Competition and the Shreveport Opera Singer of the Year Competition. He was awarded many merit-based scholarships for international study including the Oppenheimer Memorial Trust Bursary, The National Arts Council of South Africa Award, the Schollmeier Foundation Bursary, the Dean’s Camerata Opera Scholarship from the University of North Texas, and The Bruce Foote Foundation Bursary. He has performed roles in operas and oratorios and has sung in many recitals in South Africa, the United States and in Europe. He has also been published in peer-reviewed journals. His research mainly concerns singing pedagogy, visual art and music collaboration, and singers’ wellbeing. He is an Associate Professor at North-West University and his students have won major competitions and continue to perform in South Africa, Europe and America. In 2013, Prof Cupido received an award from NWU for Excellence in Teaching, and in 2017 he received two awards for Excellence in creative outputs.</p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-blog-or-website field--type-link field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Blog or Website</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="http://nwumusic.co.za/2014/06/knowing-me-knowing-you-dr-conroy-cupido/">http://nwumusic.co.za/2014/06/knowing-me-knowing-you-dr-conroy-cupido/</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-visit-fsd field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Visit</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/1483" hreflang="en">School of Music</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-other-media field--type-text-long field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Other Media</div> <div class="field--item"><p style="margin-top:8px; margin-bottom:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><a href="https://nwu.academia.edu/ConroyCupido" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:12.0pt" xml:lang="EN-GB"><span style="font-family:&quot;Segoe UI&quot;,sans-serif">https://nwu.academia.edu/ConroyCupido</span></span></a><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:12.0pt" xml:lang="EN-GB"><span style="font-family:&quot;Segoe UI&quot;,sans-serif"></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-top:8px; margin-bottom:8px"><span style="font-size:11pt"><span style="line-height:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:Calibri,sans-serif"><a href="https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6813-6877" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:12.0pt" xml:lang="EN-GB"><span style="font-family:&quot;Segoe UI&quot;,sans-serif">https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6813-6877</span></span></a><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:12.0pt" xml:lang="EN-GB"><span style="font-family:&quot;Segoe UI&quot;,sans-serif"></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:11.0pt"><span style="line-height:115%"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif"><a href="https://scholar.google.co.za/citations?user=e43BBfkAAAAJ&amp;hl=en" style="color:blue; text-decoration:underline"><span lang="EN-GB" style="font-size:12.0pt" xml:lang="EN-GB"><span style="line-height:115%"><span style="font-family:&quot;Segoe UI&quot;,sans-serif">https://scholar.google.co.za/citations?user=e43BBfkAAAAJ&amp;hl=en</span></span></span></a></span></span></span></p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-visit-f field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Visit</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/taxonomy/term/1997" hreflang="en">Humanities</a></div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-physical-address field--type-text-long field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Physical Address</div> <div class="field--item"><p>Potchefstroom Campus<br /> Conservatory (K1) – 107</p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-telephone-number field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Telephone Number</div> <div class="field--item">018 299-1697</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-e-mail-main field--type-email field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">E-mail</div> <div class="field--item">conroy.cupido@nwu.ac.za</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/news.nwu.ac.za/files/files/experts/CUPIDO%2C%20C.jpg" width="1000" height="1000" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-photo-caption field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Prof Cupido</div> Tue, 01 Feb 2022 07:24:56 +0000 BELINDA BANTHAM 27909 at https://news.nwu.ac.za