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In Loving Memory: Vusi Madondo

In Loving Memory: Vusi Madondo

It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news that founding member Vusi Madondo passed away yesterday. Vusi Sr. will be greatly missed as his smile could light up a room and his rich bass voice a crowd pleaser. I will always remember his joyful and happy spirit and fun antics. My [...]

September 18, 2012 Elaine News 0

The King of Waltz, André Rieu adds an extra show

The King of Waltz, André Rieu adds an extra show

Hunta Live Artslink May 19, 2012 The world’s number one classical artist, André Rieu, is about to embark on his biggest SA Tour to date – by adding another show at the Coca-Cola Dome. Demand to see the maestro and his Johann Strauss Orchestra perform their unforgettable, extravagant shows live in central Johannesburg for the [...]

May 19, 2012 Elaine Articles, News, Schedule 3

Nkosi’s Haven Ball

Nkosi’s Haven Ball

For fans in South Africa, the Choir will be performing at the upcoming Nkosi’s Haven Ball. Information below for those interested in attending and supporting such a great cause. Date: Friday 25 May Time: 6:30 for 7:00 pm Venue: The Central Country Lodge, Lonehill Price: R850 per person, (group bookings welcome) RSVP: Mark van der [...]

April 20, 2012 Elaine News, Schedule 0

SABC unveils plans for ANC celebrations

SABC unveils plans for ANC celebrations

Jan 3, 2012 Edward Tsumele Sowetan Live THE SABC has revealed its plans for the coverage of the ANC’s centenary celebrations in Bloemfontein on Sunday. TOP ACT: The Soweto Gospel Choir will perform during the ANC centenary celebrations in Bloemfontein on Sunday. PHOTO: VELI NHLAPO And as a precursor to the event, SABC2 is currently [...]

January 3, 2012 Elaine News, Photos, Schedule 1

Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings!

Wishing you and yours a wonderful holiday season and an amazing new year! THANK YOU for being a part of the SGF family for another year; and please do continue your support for the Soweto Gospel Choir and this site into the new year–I have big plans for this site!  Be on the lookout! 🙂 [...]

December 20, 2011 Elaine News, Site Updates 0

In Loving Memory: Fikile Sidumo

In Loving Memory: Fikile Sidumo

It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news that founding member Fikile Sidumo passed away last night due to heart failure. Fikile has been a mainstay on the Choir since its inception; and her distinct voice was second to none. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire Sidumo and Soweto [...]

December 9, 2011 Elaine News 3

Soweto Gospel Choir in Holland

Soweto Gospel Choir in Holland

The Soweto Gospel Choir is now in the Netherlands, and will be performing in various cities this month. Check out the fun promo video below! To Dutch fans; hopefully you can make it out to a show! [...]

November 2, 2011 Elaine News, Videos 1

Desmond Tutu’s Book Launch

Desmond Tutu’s Book Launch

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed earlier today at Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s book launch in Cape Town. According to reports; Tutu danced along as the Choir performed!  Also in attendance at the event was Bono. Below are some photos taken from the launch! Photos taken by @Andrea_Nattrass, @LieslJobson, @maleke and @brandsrock.   [...]

October 6, 2011 Elaine News, Photos 0

Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s Birthday

Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s Birthday

Hi everyone, Sorry for the lack of updates; RL has been super busy! To update, twenty-six members of the choir will be flying to Cape Town this week to celebrate Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s 80th birthday. As their birthday gift or him, the Choir will be performing at his book launch on October 6th and also [...]

October 3, 2011 Elaine News, Schedule 0

Upcoming European Tour

Upcoming European Tour

Hi all, Just spent some time updated the Calendar with the Soweto Gospel Choir’s upcoming tour in Europe that kicks off in a few weeks. They will be visiting the UK, Sweden, Norway, Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland.  Check back; as more dates may be added. I’ve also added the first batch of confirmed concert dates [...]

September 2, 2011 Elaine News, Schedule 0