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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

Soweto Gospel Choir Thrills Audience

Soweto Gospel Choir Thrills Audience

January 15, 2010 BVI Platinum News  “It was awesome! The way they performed, everything was perfect and the good part is that it was all done without any instruments, no guitars. It was truly worth my money,” one of many patrons related to the BVI Platinum News following the Grammy Award winning Soweto Gospel Choir’s [...]

January 15, 2010 Elaine Photos, Reviews 2

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir, Victoria Hall, Hanley

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir, Victoria Hall, Hanley

The Sentinel September 12, 2009 Jenny Amphlett They performed at this year’s Oscars ceremony, have won two Grammy awards and Archbishop Desmond Tutu is their patron. They’ve entertained the likes of Nelson Mandela and Oprah Winfrey, but last night it was the turn of Hanley’s Victoria Hall to receive the Soweto Gospel Choir treatment. Sadly [...]

September 13, 2009 Elaine Reviews 0

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir, The Sage Gateshead

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir, The Sage Gateshead

Sep 10 2009 Jenny Dewar The Journal Tuesday’s performance in Hall Two was an unusually intimate one for the Soweto Gospel Choir, on their current tour of the UK before they venture to the Netherlands, South Africa and Tokyo. Originally hailing from churches in South Africa’s largest township, the choir usually play main halls with [...]

September 10, 2009 Elaine Reviews 0

Sweet Soweto

Sweet Soweto

December 12, 2008 New Jersey Monthly Laura Winberry Under the direction of David Mulovhedzi and Beverly Bryer, the Soweto Gospel Choir sang with all their soul this past Saturday night at NJPAC in Newark. Most likely he valeted for the restaurant, perhaps he did not; nevertheless, he guided our car into a space reserved for [...]

December 12, 2008 Elaine Reviews 0

Hymns from the 26th parallel

Hymns from the 26th parallel

By SHAULA CLARK The Boston Phoenix December 2, 2008 Last Sunday afternoon, the Soweto Gospel Choir made Symphony Hall history — surely this is the first time that august venue has seen anyone perform a percussion arrangement on a dinner table with plates, knives, and forks. This bizarre and delightful theatrical interlude, called “Table Scene,” [...]

December 2, 2008 Elaine Reviews 0