Friday 22nd September 2017,
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Music Video: Mathebethebeni

Music Video: Mathebethebeni

This is simply an amazing music video from the upcoming album that South African flautist Wouter Kellerman will be releasing on September 25th entitled Symphonic Soweto.   The Soweto Gospel Choir will be featured throughout this album, which is a tribute to Nelson Mandela. The first song off the album, entitled Mathebethebeni is a traditional Zulu song [...]

September 18, 2017 Elaine Videos 0

Upcoming Asian Tour

Upcoming Asian Tour

Next up for the Soweto Gospel Choir are some concerts in Asia next month.  The dates have been added to the Calendar page and include Shanghai, Japan, Macau and Hong Kong. October 21: Shanghai Concert at the Sennheiser Shanghai Concert Hall — more info and purchase tickets here. October 23: Kawasaki Concert at the Kawasaki [...]

September 18, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 0

In Loving Memory: Gregory Ndou

In Loving Memory: Gregory Ndou

It is with great sadness that I post that founding member, bass singer and the man with the biggest smile and laugh, Gregory Ndou, passed away earlier this week, after battling some health issues. Gee-man has been with the choir from the start; and has a spirit and personality that is simply contagious. He always [...]

August 23, 2017 Elaine Miscellaneous, News 0

Videos: Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Videos: Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Various photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing during their stay at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, August 2017. I Feel Good: Soweto: Hallelujah: [...]

August 20, 2017 Elaine Videos 0

Audio: BBC Radio 4 from Edinburgh

Audio: BBC Radio 4 from Edinburgh

The Soweto Gospel Choir were guests on the BBC Radio 4 – Front Row show from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival on August 18, 2017, below. They interview Shimmy and sing their Spiritual Medley. Listen below! [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [...]

August 18, 2017 Elaine Audio 0

The Wee Review: SGC at the Edinburgh Fringe

The Wee Review: SGC at the Edinburgh Fringe

Soweto Gospel Choir at Assembly Hall * * * * * South African choir deliver an uplifting, energetic, and involving show. By: Tamarin Fountain August 8, 2017 The Wee Review One of the many wonderful elements of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the instant access to a wide variety of multi-cultural performances. Being in the [...]

August 8, 2017 Elaine Reviews 0

DarkChat – Review of SGC at Edinburgh Fringe

DarkChat – Review of SGC at Edinburgh Fringe

Soweto Gospel Choir Assembly Mound (Venue 35) Tuesday 8th August 14.40 10/10 DarkChat first saw Soweto Gospel Choir back in 2007 and they were spectacular, taking home the very first DarkChat Award for Show of the Year. As it was our 10th anniversary we decided it was only fitting to go and see them again [...]

August 8, 2017 Elaine News, Reviews 0

Media: Kwala Festival

Media: Kwala Festival

As the “main” Soweto Gospel Choir performed at the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, the second choir took part in the Kwala Festival 2017 on August 5, 2017 in Reunion. Below are photos and videos from the event! Photos: Videos: Highlight Video: 360 Video: Other Videos: [...]

August 5, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Photos: Martinique Concert

Photos: Martinique Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir returned to Martinique and performed two shows on July 27-28, 2017. Below are some photos taken by Mihawk Photgraphie [...]

July 28, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Media: Budapest Concert

Media: Budapest Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed at the Nyari Festival in Budapest, Hungary on July 23, 2017. The venue was the beautiful open air stage on Margaret Island. Below are various photos and videos from the night! Photos: Credit: official festival website Videos:   Official Festival Video: various songs and interviews Spiritual Medley: Emlanjeni/Yelele: Hello My [...]

July 23, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0