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The Soweto Gospel Choir Live in Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir Live in Concert

Concert Review of Soweto  Gospel Choir at the First Presbyterian Church in Seattle, WA March 12, 2010 Peggy Oliver The Urban Music Scene For less than a decade, The Soweto Gospel Choir have blessed the music community and encouraged the masses with their potent mix of Western and African gospel traditions.  Their performances across the [...]

March 12, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir serves up a spiritual workout

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir serves up a spiritual workout

By Rob Hubbard Twin Cities Pioneer Press March 7, 2010 While athletic trainers have developed workouts that tone up as much of your body as possible, what do you do when your entire being needs a workout? Not only your body, but your soul, spirit, heart and mind. Well, if you weren’t at Minneapolis’ Orchestra [...]

March 7, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

The Beat Reviews: Soweto Gospel Choir

The Beat Reviews: Soweto Gospel Choir

By Katie Potzick February 22, 2010 Louisville Cardinal I have gotten e-mails from the Student Government Association about student tickets for concerts at the Kentucky Center for the Arts many times in the past, but have never felt persuaded to buy them until the Soweto Gospel Choir decided to stop in Louisville. The Soweto Gospel [...]

February 22, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Annenberg Audience Rejoices With Soweto Gospel Choir

Annenberg Audience Rejoices With Soweto Gospel Choir

By Kate Reynolds and Cheryl VanBuskirk The Bulletin February 17, 2010 The sweet sound of South African harmonies could be heard ringing throughout Annenberg’s Zellerbach Theatre last Saturday evening with a performance from the Soweto Gospel Choir. Performing before a sold-out audience, the choir returned to the Annenberg after making its Philadelphia debut there in [...]

February 17, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir weds traditions with exuberant music, dance

Soweto Gospel Choir weds traditions with exuberant music, dance

By Michael Huebner The Birmingham News February 14, 2010 Saturday, Alys Stephens Center Four stars out of five The South African choral tradition, spread from Christian missions to mine workers toiling in deplorable conditions, has persevered into the 21st century. Ladysmith Black Mambazo brought it to the world’s attention in the 1970s. The Soweto Gospel [...]

February 14, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir performs at Annenberg Center

Soweto Gospel Choir performs at Annenberg Center

By A.D. Amorosi Feb. 7, 2010 The Philadelphia Inquirer They’ve sung with rock giants, won Grammys for their ebullient recordings, and been Oscar nominated for best song (Wall-E). That acclaim could give even the most spiritually minded artists big heads. Yet at Saturday’s sold-out show of the Soweto Gospel Choir of South Africa at the [...]

February 7, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Arkansas Gazette Review

Arkansas Gazette Review

Philip Martin Arkansas Gazette Soweto Gospel Choir Grace/Shanachie –  Beautiful voices, pristine musical arrangements and tremendous instrumentation permeate the 19 tunes on Grace, the latest by the Soweto Gospel Choir. The mix of Christian, traditional and pop tunes is sung in English and several African languages. Their version of Bridge Over Troubled Water is grand [...]

February 7, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Billboard’s review of ‘Grace’

Billboard’s review of ‘Grace’

The Soweto Gospel Choir’s latest album, “Grace,” is easily as exuberant and inspired as any of its past efforts. The aptly titled 19-song set-the South African group’s fourth release on Shanachie Records-is a creative blending of traditional South African gospel numbers with elegantly conceived arrangements of contemporary tunes, such as “Voices on the Wind.” The [...]

February 4, 2010 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Choir moves away from tradition

Soweto Choir moves away from tradition

Review by Ruth O’Kelly-Lynch The Royal Gazette January 23, 2010 The Soweto Gospel Choir was one of the hottest selling tickets at this year’s Bermuda Festival of Preforming Arts. Having seen the choir when it first came to the Island four years ago, I awaited this concert with excitement. However, Wednesday night I was somewhat [...]

January 23, 2010 Elaine Reviews 1

The natural sounds of Soweto

The natural sounds of Soweto

By Gordon French 22 January 2010 Virgin Islands Standpoint From South Africa to HLSCC The natural voices of the Soweto Gospel Choir filled the auditorium of the H. Lavity Stoutt Community College last Thursday. Although not by design, the group from South Africa created a majestic finish for the College’s Founding Day activities. Adorned in [...]

January 23, 2010 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0