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The Soweto Gospel Choir at the Maison Symphonique de Montreal; July 6, 2013

The Soweto Gospel Choir at the Maison Symphonique de Montreal; July 6, 2013

July 7, 2013. Bernard Perusse Montreal Gazette It was a particularly animated Saturday night prayer meeting. And it was easy to imagine that God himself was snapping his fingers. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the 24-member Soweto Gospel Choir absolutely killed in a joyous, explosive performance at the Maison symphonique de Montreal. Performing a cross-section of [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir at Maison symphonique – Bursts of Joy

Soweto Gospel Choir at Maison symphonique – Bursts of Joy

July 7, 2013 Yves Bernard Le Devoir (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) It was like a balm on this sad day for Quebec. Soweto, arrived Saturday night one of the largest choirs in the country of choral singing. The shadow of Madiba, the father of the [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Exuding a joy that can’t be faked By Jim Harrington Jazz Times July 9, 2013 The Soweto Gospel Choir is nothing less than an international treasure. Since making its performance debut in Cape Town in 2003, during the first of Nelson Mandela’s “46664” concerts to raise awareness about AIDS/HIV, the South African choir has quickly [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir @ Festival de Jazz (Montreal)

Soweto Gospel Choir @ Festival de Jazz (Montreal)

By: Sarah Meublat Thorium Magazine July 6, 2013 (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) This Saturday, the majestic Symphony House of Montreal turned into a cathedral lit by the Soweto Gospel Choir. A colorful and energizing concert, offering a packed audience a catchy musical mass. A trip [...]

July 6, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

The Soweto Gospel Choir communicates the Joy of Living

The Soweto Gospel Choir communicates the Joy of Living

Alain de Repentigny La Presse July 6, 2013 (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) This is the Soweto Gospel Choir that had the honor of giving not one, but two final concerts of the 34th International Jazz Festival of Montreal at the Maison symphonique on Saturday. A [...]

July 6, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Music review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Disney Hall

Music review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Disney Hall

April 13, 2012 Los Angeles Times Mikael Wood Soweto Gospel Choir was as much to look at as to listen to Wednesday night at Walt Disney Concert Hall, where the lively South African ensemble played the final date of an extensive North American tour. Clothed in brightly patterned fabrics that seemed to ripple with movement [...]

April 13, 2012 Elaine Reviews 1

Soweto Gospel voices sweet, soulful

Soweto Gospel voices sweet, soulful

Ensemble serves up delicious harmonies, infectious energies By Roger Levesque Edmonton Journal April 10, 2012 There have been a lot of air molecules moved around in the Winspear, but it’s truly something special when a great vocal group comes with its own brand of musical air conditioning. So it was when the 20-plus voices of [...]

April 10, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Audience Review: Vancouver Show

Audience Review: Vancouver Show

A review and photos by Cherop from the Vancouver show this past Saturday An Evening to Remember I was privileged to attend one of the very few Soweto Gospel Choir performances in Canada during the choir’s current touring schedule.  The choir is only playing 4 dates in Canada and it performed in Vancouver this past [...]

April 9, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Audience Review: Springfield Concert

Audience Review: Springfield Concert

Below is a blog post made by the Chancellor of the University of Illinois Springfield of the Choir’s concert there last week. This little light of mine What a gift it was this past Sunday to attend the performance of the Soweto Gospel Choir in our own Sangamon Auditorium with members of our UIS Gospel [...]

March 20, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 1

Audience Review: Toronto Show

Audience Review: Toronto Show

CJ shared the following in her Growing up in Toronto blog: We got to check out the Soweto Gospel Choir at the Sony Centre – we got some crazy orchestra pit tickets for Christmas…It was amazing- The sound and performance was stellar…a good way to wrap up Black History Month the boys really enjoyed themselves. [...]

March 15, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0