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South African choir spreads infectious joy

South African choir spreads infectious joy

Tom Alvarez Indianapolis Performing Arts Examiner March 13, 2012 The diverse audience was relatively sedate at the beginning of the Soweto Gospel Choir concert Friday at Carmel’s Palladium. However, by the time the choir sang Oh Happy Day during its encore, a majority of those in the crowd were standing, singing along, clapping and waving [...]

March 13, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Choir captivates audience with ‘exhilarating’ show

Choir captivates audience with ‘exhilarating’ show

March 7, 2012 The Ohio University Post By Kaylyn Hlavaty Vibrant, tribal costumes accompanied the voices and rhythmic dances of the Soweto Gospel Choir as they performed on the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium stage Tuesday night. The audience was captivated from the beginning of the first song, and the two-time Grammy award-winning and Oscar-nominated choir [...]

March 7, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Audience Review: Boston Show

Audience Review: Boston Show

Below is a review from the Snapshots and Sojourns blog of the Choir’s performance in Boston on February 12, 2012. Six months ago we were in South Africa, and two weeks ago we were there again, as we watched and listened to the Soweto Gospel Choir in Boston’s Symphony Hall on February 12. The New [...]

February 27, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir Inspires Mirth

Soweto Gospel Choir Inspires Mirth

By Julia E. Hubay Feb. 23, 2012 The Oberlin Review Oberlin students and community members filled every pew in Finney Chapel, eagerly anticipating a sure-to-be-spirited performance from the Soweto Gospel Choir as the first event in this semester’s Convocation series. Hailing from South Africa, the group has traveled the world since its formation in 2002, [...]

February 23, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Soweto Choir Rocks Symphony Hall

Soweto Choir Rocks Symphony Hall

The Boston Musical Intelligencer February 12, 2012 By David Patterson “Are you having a good time?” asked the Soweto Gospel Choir as they neared the conclusion of their fourth visit to Boston over the years. Again and again: “Are you having a good time?” And again and again the virtually full house roared back with [...]

February 12, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

The Soweto Gospel Choir shines at Florida State in special performance for local school children

The Soweto Gospel Choir shines at Florida State in special performance for local school children

February 10, 2012 Florida State 24/7 More than 500 local middle school students took in the joyful, soulful sounds of the Soweto Gospel Choir Thursday morning during a master-class performance for Florida State University’s Seven Days of Opening Nights. As the stage lights gleamed and the drums rumbled, the world-renowned gospel choir instantly captivated the [...]

February 10, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Video: Reaction to Boone, NC Concert

Video: Reaction to Boone, NC Concert

A great video from The Appalachian Online with crowd reaction to the Choir’s concert on January 28 at Appalachian State University. There are short snippets from the concert as well as a quick soundbyte from Lungi. [...]

January 28, 2012 Elaine Reviews, Videos 0

Rich voices are something special

Rich voices are something special

October 20, 2011 By Carrie Catterall The Warwick Courier I EXPECTED to experience something really special when I went to see the Soweto Gospel Choir at Warwick Arts Centre of Thursday night, and I wasn’t let down. The spirit from the performers filled every corner of the room and the warm, rich and full voices [...]

October 20, 2011 Elaine Reviews 1

REVIEW: Soweto Gospel Choir – The Everyman, Cheltenham

REVIEW: Soweto Gospel Choir – The Everyman, Cheltenham

By Emma Tilley TIGwhatson October 17, 2011 YOU cannot fail to have a smile on your face after watching a performance by the Soweto Gospel Choir. The 24-strong group of singers, dancers and musicians gathered on the stage of the newly restored Everyman and it proved to be a colourful explosion of gospel singing at [...]

October 17, 2011 Elaine Reviews 1

Music that hits home: Soweto Gospel Choir

Music that hits home: Soweto Gospel Choir

By Jeanti St Clair ABC North Coast NSW June 24, 2011 Isn’t it great to see a live music show which shakes our mellow North Coast audiences out of their seats? Over the last week, I’ve lucky enough to be at two gigs which blew the audience away. And such different shows they were. Last [...]

June 24, 2011 Elaine Reviews 0