All songwriting courses culminate with demo recordings. Take a listen to some of the beautiful songs written by our Songwriting graduates.   

Who are You

An amazing track about self discovery, written and performed by Roeshdien Jass and accompanied by Vivian Alexander on guitar

Gila Monsters and Flashbacks

Punk rock brothers Joshua (13) and Nathan (15) wrote and played all the instruments on their debut song 

Catching Dreams

A cool little reggae tune written and performed by Jade (15), in collaboration with Clive


Fiona Record was inspired to write Unity after the World Cup, which she finished off in collaboration with Clive.  Fiona will be performing this song at our CTSS concert on 8 December at the River Club in Observatory.

Why Does It Hurt So Bad

A beautiful bluesy track written by Clive Ridgway and Chenara Fenton, and performed by Chenara

What The Heart Already Knows

Performed by SA's #1 Country Band Rocking Horse and written by Clive Ridgway

Die Brander

Written by Clive Ridgway and Pieter Swanepoel, and sung by Celeste van Pletzen

Postcards from Cape Town

Cape Town Carnival Song written by Clive Ridgway, Beverley Rinkwest, Andre Kiewitz, Gregory Higgins, Tony Drake, Gabi Le Roux

Listen to your Heart

Classical Crossover singer Selim Kagee performing Listen to your Heart, which he co-wrote with Clive Ridgway 

Ngubani Lo (Who is it This Is)

Emerging Songwriter Thando Takane sings her cheeky song "Who is it This Is" which she co-wrote with Clive Ridgway