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Monthly Archives: February 2009

Reviews by Teri: Soweto Gospel Choir

Reviews by Teri: Soweto Gospel Choir

March 31, 2014 Reviews by Teri Soweto Gospel Choir Mixing African spirituals with American gospel songs is what makes the Soweto Gospel Choir special.. It is also what has earned this group an Emmy Award, two Grammy Awards, three South African Music Association Awards and even an Oscar nomination. Last Thursday, the Soweto Gospel Choir [...]

March 31, 2014 Elaine Reviews 0

A soaring, spiritual South African night: Soweto Gospel Choir is feast for the senses

A soaring, spiritual South African night: Soweto Gospel Choir is feast for the senses

By Todd von Kampen Omaha World-Herald March 28, 2014 All the peace and joy that Nelson Mandela wished for South Africa — and the world — poured out in waves Thursday night from the voices and bodies of the Soweto Gospel Choir. The aural and visual impressions inside the Holland Performing Arts Center almost defy [...]

March 28, 2014 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir to uplift Lied Center with messages of peace and love

Soweto Gospel Choir to uplift Lied Center with messages of peace and love

By Nadia Imafidon March 27, 2014 Lawrence.com With powerful soloists, rich harmonies and a warmth that sends a message of peace and love to any audience, it seems the language it is delivered in makes no difference. At least not for critically acclaimed Soweto Gospel Choir, a South African ensemble who sing in some of [...]

March 27, 2014 Elaine Articles 0

Video: Soweto Gospel Choir workshop at Lied Center

Video: Soweto Gospel Choir workshop at Lied Center

Choir students from Irving Middle School attend a very special workshop with the Soweto Gospel Choir at the Lied Center for Performing Arts on March 25, 2014. Also, below is a “Thank you” video the students created for the Choir: [...]

March 26, 2014 Elaine Videos 1

Forget your troubles with Soweto Gospel Choir

Forget your troubles with Soweto Gospel Choir

By Marcella Brooks The Wichita Eagle March 26, 2014 Since their formation in South Africa in 2002, the Soweto Gospel Choir has recorded four albums, won two Grammys and toured the world. The choir has shared the stage with big names like Celine Dion and Bono, appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and [...]

March 26, 2014 Elaine Articles 0

Photos: Teaching the feeling of music

Photos: Teaching the feeling of music

The Soweto Gospel Choir hosted a workshop on music for the Irving Middle School eighth-grade choir at the Lied Center, March 25th, 2014. Photos by Ted Kirk, Lincoln Journal Star. [...]

March 26, 2014 Elaine Photos 0

On Tour: Lincoln School Workshop

On Tour: Lincoln School Workshop

Watch the choir work with students during their workshop on March 25, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Video Credit: SGC [...]

March 25, 2014 Elaine Videos 0

Review: Soweto Gospel pays tribute to Madiba

Review: Soweto Gospel pays tribute to Madiba

March 25, 2014 By Jesse Starita Lincoln Journal Star The beautiful harmonies born in a Johannesburg, South Africa, township 12 years ago delivered a soul-stirring two-hour set last night before 1,500 congregants at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. In the hands of the peerless Soweto Gospel Choir, those beautiful harmonies uplifted everything from Sarah [...]

March 25, 2014 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Enchants Lehman

Soweto Gospel Enchants Lehman

By Albert Dankwa March 24, 2014 The Meridian Perhaps people arriving to witness the Soweto Gospel Choir in action were misinformed. What the audience was subjected to on that chilly February night was anything but a gospel choir. What was delivered instead was a show that rocked the stage of the Lehman Center for the [...]

March 24, 2014 Elaine Reviews 0

Video: KVUE Austin Morning Show

Video: KVUE Austin Morning Show

SK and Shimmy gave an interview on KVUE ABC Austin prior to their concert that night at Bass Concert Hall. [...]

March 23, 2014 Elaine Videos 0