School of Arts

Chatradari Devroop

Chatradari Devroop

AL: Research and Higher Degrees, Associate Professor


Contact Number031-260-1349

CampusHoward College Campus

Office AddressFrancis Stock Building, 2nd Floor, Room 002

Degrees Held

  • DMus (UP)
  • MMus (UKZN)
  • Kuenstlerische Ausbildung (Karlsruhe, Germany)
  • BMusEd (UKZN)
  • UPLM (Unisa)
  • Certificate in Recording Engineering and Music Production (Chillicothe, Ohio)

Research Interests

  • Diaspora Studies
  • Media and Music
  • Music Education
  • Music Aesthetics and Philosophy

Teaching Interests

  • Music Technology
  • Contemporary Popular Music
  • Musicology (Ethnomusicology)

Publications and Creative Output

Community Involvement

  • Msunduzi Hospice Association
  • Music Academy of Gauteng
  • Community Music Education (Pietermaritzburg)

Teaching Expertise

  • Instrumental Pedagogy (Woodwinds)
  • Music Education
  • Music Technology
  • Musicology

Student Supervision

  • Perumal Arumugam (PhD)
  • Jai Naidoo (PhD)
  • Wessel Jansen van Rensburg (MMus)
  • Naveena Moodley (MSocSc) (co-supervision)