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Campus of Performing Arts (COPA), founded in 2001, is a contemporary music college with campuses in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town and Kwa-Zulu Natal (Durban)… » more
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Student News

Saarkie – COPA JHB


 In November 2013, Saarkie, with COPA JHB HE Music Business learner Lourene Mostert, was featured in the Beeld Newspaper. Well done, ladies! » more

Vintage Chime – COPA JHB

Vintage Chime

 On 19 November 2013, Vintage Chime, comprising of all COPA JHB learners, were featured in the tame TIMES. Well done to Gareth Cairncross, Sam Nel, W » more

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COPA Masterclasses

Patti Ballinas Masterclass at COPA JHB

Patti B

On Monday 25 November 2013 renowned drummer, Patti Ballinas, did a mastercl » more

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Featured Tutors

Meet the music lecturers of COPA

Andre Swartz – Drum & General Music Tutor COPA CPT


With a passion for teaching and having taught in a variety of settings from primary and secondary schools to NGO music focussed sc » more

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