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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Soweto choir is lively, festive

Soweto choir is lively, festive

Deseret News Feb 28, 2006 by Scott Iwasaki It was a spiritual celebration of unity, love and friendship in Kingsbury Hall Friday night. The Soweto Gospel Choir brought a two-hour music fest from South Africa and enlightened an appreciative audience that hung on every note. Led by assistant choir director Lucas Deon Bok, the 25-voice [...]

February 28, 2006 Elaine Reviews 0

Gospel’s healing power

Gospel’s healing power

Dan Nailen 24 February 2006 The Salt Lake Tribune When David Mulovhedzi, the founder of South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir, says “music is the universal language,” it sounds more like a fervent belief than a clich. But then, Mulovhedzi (pronounced Mul-low-vet-zee) and the 26 members of his choir have a better perspective on the power [...]

February 24, 2006 Elaine Articles 0

The Soweto Gospel Choir sings a message of love in 6 languages

The Soweto Gospel Choir sings a message of love in 6 languages

By Scott Iwasaki 19 February 2006 Deseret Morning News The mission of the Soweto Gospel Choir is to spread the message of love, unity and peace, according to director David Mulduhedzi. And it doesn’t matter if some audience members can’t understand the language. “Music is universal in any country,” Mulduhedzi said by phone from his [...]

February 19, 2006 Elaine Articles 0

South African choir wows Lied Center

South African choir wows Lied Center

By Dean Bevan Journal-World February 17, 2006 South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir drew a large audience Wednesday evening to the Lied Center, with members singing and dancing their way through more than two dozen songs. Occasionally in English, but mostly in Zulu, Sotho and Xhosa, the lyrics needed no translation to convey the joy and [...]

February 17, 2006 Elaine Reviews 0

Hymns heal broken hearts; Gospel group sings for God and to help AIDS victims

Hymns heal broken hearts; Gospel group sings for God and to help AIDS victims

Howard Dukes 17 February 2006 South Bend Tribune The Zulu word “vukani” means “do something.” After he saw how the AIDS epidemic orphaned many young South African children, David Mulovhedzi decided to do something: He joined the Soweto Gospel Choir, which performs at 8 p.m. Saturday in the University of Notre Dame’s DeBartolo Center for [...]

February 17, 2006 Elaine Articles 0

Soweto Gospel Choir to give rare U.S. concert at Edison

Soweto Gospel Choir to give rare U.S. concert at Edison

By Liam Otten February 3, 2006 WUSTL Record The Soweto Gospel Choir — an all-star “super group” drawn from churches and congregations in and around Soweto, South Africa — will give a rare U.S. concert at 8 p.m. Feb. 11 as part of the Edison Theatre OVATIONS! Series. Before the arrival of Western religion, traditional [...]

February 3, 2006 Elaine Articles 0