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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Choir Candids: Amen

Choir Candids: Amen

Another video of the Soweto Gospel Choir during their sound check at the Montreal Jazz Festival on July 6, 2013. This time, the crowd rousing song Amen that is part of the show’s encore. Leads in the song: Mulalo, Maserame, Mary and Rebecca. [...]

July 19, 2013 Elaine Features, Videos 0

We’re Back!

We’re Back!

Hi everyone, After a prolonged hiatus, SGF is back up and running as I try to have more regular updates from here on out…look for some new content in the coming days/weeks as I was able to catch up with the Choir quickly last weekend while they were in Canada. I’ve added a ton of [...]

July 14, 2013 Elaine Site Updates 0

Choir Candids: Hallelujah, He is Wonderful

Choir Candids: Hallelujah, He is Wonderful

Spent the past weekend with the Choir at the Montreal Jazz Festival. Below is a video of the Choir during sound check singing Hallelujah, He is Wonderful. More new content to come soon! 🙂 [...]

July 13, 2013 Elaine Features, Videos 3

Video: Amen

Video: Amen

The Soweto Gospel Choir performs Amen, one of their encore songs from their 10th Anniversary Tours. [...]

July 9, 2013 Elaine Videos 0

Video: Montreal Jazz Festival

Video: Montreal Jazz Festival

The Soweto Gospel Choir performs at the 2013 Montreal International Jazz Festival on July 6, 2013. In this video from CTV, the Choir opens up with Hayo Mathata and Ziyamazi’umekisi. Enjoy! [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Videos 0

Photos: Montreal Jazz Festival

Photos: Montreal Jazz Festival

Various photos of the Choir performing at the 2013 Montreal International Jazz Festival on July 6, 2013. Photo Credits: Montreal Gazette, La Presse, Le Devoir, Eva Blue, Paul Blonde [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos 1

The Soweto Gospel Choir at the Maison Symphonique de Montreal; July 6, 2013

The Soweto Gospel Choir at the Maison Symphonique de Montreal; July 6, 2013

July 7, 2013. Bernard Perusse Montreal Gazette It was a particularly animated Saturday night prayer meeting. And it was easy to imagine that God himself was snapping his fingers. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the 24-member Soweto Gospel Choir absolutely killed in a joyous, explosive performance at the Maison symphonique de Montreal. Performing a cross-section of [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir at Maison symphonique – Bursts of Joy

Soweto Gospel Choir at Maison symphonique – Bursts of Joy

July 7, 2013 Yves Bernard Le Devoir (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) It was like a balm on this sad day for Quebec. Soweto, arrived Saturday night one of the largest choirs in the country of choral singing. The shadow of Madiba, the father of the [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Exuding a joy that can’t be faked By Jim Harrington Jazz Times July 9, 2013 The Soweto Gospel Choir is nothing less than an international treasure. Since making its performance debut in Cape Town in 2003, during the first of Nelson Mandela’s “46664” concerts to raise awareness about AIDS/HIV, the South African choir has quickly [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir @ Festival de Jazz (Montreal)

Soweto Gospel Choir @ Festival de Jazz (Montreal)

By: Sarah Meublat Thorium Magazine July 6, 2013 (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) This Saturday, the majestic Symphony House of Montreal turned into a cathedral lit by the Soweto Gospel Choir. A colorful and energizing concert, offering a packed audience a catchy musical mass. A trip [...]

July 6, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0