Tuesday 27th June 2017,
Soweto Gospel Fans

Miscellaneous

SGC Signed Poster

SGC Signed Poster

I created a poster for the Soweto Gospel Choir to sign last week. I thought it turned out pretty well!  Was a bit upset that the silver sharpie that I had brought was smudging off due to the gloss of the poster (should have tested it out, drats!); but I have it laminated now to [...]

March 21, 2010 Elaine Miscellaneous, Photos, Site Updates 0

SGC 3D Art Project

SGC 3D Art Project

Sarah posted the below video of a 3D Art Project she completed for school.  I loved it so much that I asked her to share some info about the project and why she chose the Soweto Gospel Choir as her subject.  Great stuff! Project Description from Sarah: I am a graduate student in Illustration at [...]

December 28, 2009 Elaine Miscellaneous, Videos 1

Must See Movie: Invictus

Must See Movie: Invictus

I just saw the movie Invictus today and am giving it two big thumbs up.  What a great story…and the music/score was awesome. The song Shosholoza (the Choir sings a beautiful version of it in its African Spirit album) is featured predominately throughout the movie. I am sure all fans of the Soweto Gospel Choir [...]

December 12, 2009 Elaine Miscellaneous 0

Canadian TV Alert

Canadian TV Alert

TV alert for any Canucks out there, but the Choir will be on Bravo Canada (not to be confused with the American channel of the same name) tonight @ 9pm. Bravo airs the Choir’s performances every once in awhile (I believe this is the 3rd time I’ve personally seen it), and it should be the [...]

January 12, 2009 Elaine Miscellaneous 0

RIP Mama Africa

RIP Mama Africa

Miriam Makeba, the South African singer whose voice stirred hopes of freedom among millions in her country with music that was banned by the apartheid authorities she struggled against, died overnight after performing at a concert in Italy on Sunday. She was 76. New York Times’ full obituary: Miriam Makeba, 76, Singer and Activist, Dies [...]

November 10, 2008 Elaine Miscellaneous, News 0