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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Videos: Cape Town Concert, pt. 2

Videos: Cape Town Concert, pt. 2

Part two of the Choir taking part in the UCT RAG Summer Concert held at Kirstenbosch Gardens in Cape Town on February 27, 2010. Again, what a FANTASTIC crowd!! Mbube, Pata Pata, Nomalanga, Dance Number and Ingoma: Amazing Grace, Calvary and This Little Light of Mine/M’Lilo Vutha Mathanjeni/If You Ever Needed the Lord: Oh Happy [...]

February 27, 2010 Elaine Videos 0

Videos: Cape Town Concert, pt. 1

Videos: Cape Town Concert, pt. 1

The Choir took part in the UCT RAG Summer Concert held at Kirstenbosch Gardens in Cape Town on February 27, 2010. What a FANTASTIC crowd!! Video Overview w/interviews: Hlohonolofatsa, Ziyamazi’umekisi, Avulekile Amasango/One Love and Emarabini/Nkomo Ka Baba: Izwi Lahlab’inhiliziyo Yami, Lelilungelo Ngelakho, Masigye’bo and Asimbonanga/Biko: [...]

February 27, 2010 Elaine Videos 0

Choir performing at Kirstenbosch

Choir performing at Kirstenbosch

The choir recently performed at the Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts. Below is a video that includes Mbube and the This Little Light of Mine medley. [...]

February 27, 2010 Elaine Videos 0

South African ensemble to play at Howard

South African ensemble to play at Howard

By Jeremy D. Bonfiglo The Herald-Palladium February 25, 2010 BERRIEN SPRINGS – In its eight-year existence, the Soweto Gospel Choir has become South Africa’s richest export. Last year, the traditional world music group won the Grammy Award for “Down to Earth,” its “Wall-E” collaboration with Peter Gabriel – the choir’s third Grammy and fourth Grammy [...]

February 25, 2010 Elaine Articles 0

Soweto Gospel Choir turns reflective on its new CD, ‘Grace’

Soweto Gospel Choir turns reflective on its new CD, ‘Grace’

By Mark Jordan Feb 25, 2010 Detroit Free Press As a member of South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir, Mandla Modawu has performed on some of the world’s greatest concert stages, from Carnegie Hall to the Sydney Opera House, and in front of some of the most distinguished audiences, including President Bill Clinton, Archbishop Desmond Tutu [...]

February 25, 2010 Elaine Articles 0

Soweto choir sings for Africa

Soweto choir sings for Africa

by Lesego Madumo     February 23, 2020 City of Johannesburg Joburg’s very own two-time Grammy winners, the Soweto Gospel Choir, is featured on a collaboration track dedicated to the plight of Africa and its people. Key vocalists are multiple award-winning rhythm and blues singer Akon, and newcomer Keri Hilson. The track also features some 16 aspirant [...]

February 23, 2010 Elaine Articles 0

The Beat Reviews: Soweto Gospel Choir

The Beat Reviews: Soweto Gospel Choir

By Katie Potzick February 22, 2010 Louisville Cardinal I have gotten e-mails from the Student Government Association about student tickets for concerts at the Kentucky Center for the Arts many times in the past, but have never felt persuaded to buy them until the Soweto Gospel Choir decided to stop in Louisville. The Soweto Gospel [...]

February 22, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Photos from Germantown Concert

Photos from Germantown Concert

The Choir performing at the Germantown Performing Arts Center on Februrary 20, 2010. Photos taken from GPAC’s photostream. [...]

February 20, 2010 Elaine Photos 0

Annenberg Audience Rejoices With Soweto Gospel Choir

Annenberg Audience Rejoices With Soweto Gospel Choir

By Kate Reynolds and Cheryl VanBuskirk The Bulletin February 17, 2010 The sweet sound of South African harmonies could be heard ringing throughout Annenberg’s Zellerbach Theatre last Saturday evening with a performance from the Soweto Gospel Choir. Performing before a sold-out audience, the choir returned to the Annenberg after making its Philadelphia debut there in [...]

February 17, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Photos from Louisville Concert

Photos from Louisville Concert

The Choir performing at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, Brown Theatre on Februrary 16, 2010. Photos taken from KC’s photostream.  Photo credit: Jason Dilday [...]

February 16, 2010 Elaine Photos 0