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2017 July – French Caribbean Concerts

2017 July – French Caribbean Concerts

The Choir will be performing in the French Caribbean this July. Below are the dates: July 27: Martinique July 28: Martinique July 29: Guadeloupe July 30: Saint Martin More details regarding venues and ticket purchases will be posted in the calendar as they become available. So far, a show in Budapest on July 23 and [...]

April 14, 2017 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Photos: In Recording Studio

Photos: In Recording Studio

The home based choir where back in the recording studio with Grammy award winning producer Robin Hogarth on April 12, 2017. Some photos below! Photo Credit: SGC facebook page [...]

April 12, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Choir Candids: Shosholoza

Choir Candids: Shosholoza

Throwing it back to exactly 5 years ago … watch the Soweto Gospel Choir sing the famous Shosholoza during sound check on April 7, 2012 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The tour was coming towards the end…and members were definitely having fun! 🙂 [...]

April 8, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Kenang Bohle

Choir Candids: Kenang Bohle

The Soweto Gospel Choir sing Kenang Bohle, a Brenda Fassie classic, during their sound check at the Teatro Colon on October 1 in Bogota, Colombia. Apologies that the sound quality is not the greatest–I hadn’t realized I shot the entire soundcheck with the wrong setting on my microphone.  Ooops! 🙂 [...]

April 1, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Music Video: Because You Are There

Music Video: Because You Are There

What a great song!  Love it.  The official blurb below: Because You Are There is an ensemble piece with a total of six South African singers and the Soweto Gospel Choir. A classic spiritual, it has a repeating refrain, and a steady crescendo of various musical elements. Beginning with a simple lead vocal, it grows [...]

April 1, 2017 Elaine Videos 0

BWW Review: SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR at Panama Club at the Royal Croquet Club

BWW Review: SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR at Panama Club at the Royal Croquet Club

Reviewed by Fiona Talbot-Leigh 14th March 2017 Broadway World Adelaide Hailing from the South West Township of Soweto in Johannesburg, the Soweto Gospel Choir brings together South Africa’s greatest singers, performing a repertoire that includes traditional songs handed down through the generations, African Gospel, South African freedom songs, as well as Soweto Gospel Choir’s unique [...]

March 14, 2017 Elaine Reviews 0

Choir Candids: Sefapano

Choir Candids: Sefapano

Trying to catch up on posting some additional videos I shot while I was with the Choir in Colombia. Here is the Choir starting their first soundcheck at the Teatro de Colon in Bogota on October 1, 2016.  They kick it off with one of their classic songs–Sefapano. Enjoy! (the audio is a bit muffled [...]

March 11, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

On Tour: Hanging with the Soil

On Tour: Hanging with the Soil

South African a cappella, soul and jazz group The Soil have landed in Adelaide to take part in WOMAD. Obviously, the Soweto Gospel Choir have connected with their friends and below are some fun photos of them all hanging out! Photo Credit: SGC Be sure to check out The Soil at WOMAD in Adelaide until [...]

March 10, 2017 Elaine News 0

Photo: Wedding Performance

Photo: Wedding Performance

Several members of the Soweto Gospel Choir performed at a wedding at the Nambiti Game Lodge recently. Happy wishes to the glowing couple from the UK! [...]

March 9, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Media: 7 News Adelaide

Media: 7 News Adelaide

The Soweto Gospel Choir were interviewed for a short segment on 7 News Adelaide. Watch the clip below, as well as some photos taken by the Choir during the shooting of it! Credit: 7NA and SGC A diverse range of musicians hitting the right note with revellers at @Adelaide_Fringe. #ADLFringe @royalcroquetclu https://t.co/I2tfb2Z9Rv — 7 News [...]

March 7, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0