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Choir Candids

2017 Asia Tour: Calvary Soundcheck

2017 Asia Tour: Calvary Soundcheck

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform Calvary during their soundcheck in Kawasaki, Japan on October 23, 2017. Great seeing Matshepo on the road again, leading this one! [...]

October 23, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Workshop Hlohonolofatsa

2017 Asia Tour: Workshop Hlohonolofatsa

The Soweto Gospel Choir are currently touring Asia. First stop was Shanghai where they conducted a workshop with the students from the High School Affiliated to Fudan University (FDFZ) on October 20, 2017. Watch the Choir perform their classic Hlohonolofatsa, teach the students the dance before they perform on own! [...]

October 20, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

2017 Asia Tour: Workshop Intros and Emlanjeni/Yelele

2017 Asia Tour: Workshop Intros and Emlanjeni/Yelele

The Soweto Gospel Choir are currently touring Asia. First stop was Shanghai where they conducted a workshop with the students from the High School Affiliated to Fudan University (FDFZ) on October 20, 2017. In this clip, the 20 choir members on this tour introduce themselves, Shimmy explains a bit about SGC and they sing their [...]

October 20, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Phaya Phaya

Choir Candids: Phaya Phaya

Below is a video of the choir at their soundcheck in Bogotá, Colombia in early October 2016. The choir is performing the song Phaya Phaya, which is a song that is from their most recent album Faith. Portia sings the lead! Enjoy!! Will have more updates and other “goodies” in the coming weeks/months 🙂 [...]

September 23, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Ngiyeke Nsizwa

Choir Candids: Ngiyeke Nsizwa

The Soweto Gospel Choir sing Ngiyeke Nsizwa during their sound check at the Teatro Colon on October 1 in Bogota, Colombia. This song is part of the Choir’s new concert and is a fun song led by the ladies that include some memorable interactions. [...]

May 6, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Arms of an Angel

Choir Candids: Arms of an Angel

This is an awesome video of the Soweto Gospel Choir during their sound check at the Town Hall in New York City, NY on March 2, 2012. In this video you will see the choir performing their entire version of Arms of an Angel which is such a treat. As well, you can see Bev [...]

April 17, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Shosholoza

Choir Candids: Shosholoza

Throwing it back to exactly 5 years ago … watch the Soweto Gospel Choir sing the famous Shosholoza during sound check on April 7, 2012 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The tour was coming towards the end…and members were definitely having fun! 🙂 [...]

April 8, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Kenang Bohle

Choir Candids: Kenang Bohle

The Soweto Gospel Choir sing Kenang Bohle, a Brenda Fassie classic, during their sound check at the Teatro Colon on October 1 in Bogota, Colombia. Apologies that the sound quality is not the greatest–I hadn’t realized I shot the entire soundcheck with the wrong setting on my microphone.  Ooops! 🙂 [...]

April 1, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Sefapano

Choir Candids: Sefapano

Trying to catch up on posting some additional videos I shot while I was with the Choir in Colombia. Here is the Choir starting their first soundcheck at the Teatro de Colon in Bogota on October 1, 2016.  They kick it off with one of their classic songs–Sefapano. Enjoy! (the audio is a bit muffled [...]

March 11, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: E Ke Dumetse

Choir Candids: E Ke Dumetse

Another video of the Choir from my time with them in Colombia. Performing E Ke Dumetse during their sound check on October 3. (the audio is a bit muffled for this–didn’t notice my microphone’s setting had changed when I was recording….ooops!) [...]

November 19, 2016 Elaine Features, Videos 0