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Choir Candids: Hallelujah, He is Wonderful

Choir Candids: Hallelujah, He is Wonderful

Spent the past weekend with the Choir at the Montreal Jazz Festival. Below is a video of the Choir during sound check singing Hallelujah, He is Wonderful. More new content to come soon! 🙂 [...]

July 13, 2013 Elaine Features, Videos 3

Choir Candids: 10th Anniversary Dinner

Choir Candids: 10th Anniversary Dinner

While on tour in Australia; the Choir celebrated their 10th Anniversary with a dinner out. Below are various photos of the evening courtesy of the SGC’s facebook page. [...]

March 8, 2013 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: This Little Light of Mine

Choir Candids: This Little Light of Mine

Going back to Easter weekend…below is a video of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing their This Little Light of Mine medley at sound check in Edmonton, AB on April 9, 2012 at the Windspear Centre. Slightly different version as a few of the leads were switched up. Enjoy! [...]

May 29, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 3

Choir Candids: African Drumming

Choir Candids: African Drumming

During a student workshop in Vancouver, BC on April 7, 2012; Sipho explains and demonstrates drumming a la SGC for the students. [...]

May 19, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Toronto #2 Behind-the-Scenes

Choir Candids: Toronto #2 Behind-the-Scenes

Behind-the-scenes photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir in Toronto, ON for their second of two shows at the Sony Centre.  Photos taken during their recent tour on February 25, 2012. Photos by Elaine, exclusively for SGF! [...]

May 6, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Visit to SA Consular General’s Residences

Choir Candids: Visit to SA Consular General’s Residences

During their stay in Toronto, the Soweto Gospel Choir visited the South African Consular General’s home prior to their show on February 25, 2012. They were treated to some home cooking and mingled with consular staff, fellow compatriots and friends. Below are some photos from their stay, exclusive to SGF. [...]

April 29, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Woza Meli Wami Choreography

Choir Candids: Woza Meli Wami Choreography

During a student workshop in Vancouver, BC on April 7, 2012; Shimmy teaches the students the choreography for their classic song Woza Meli Wami. [...]

April 28, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Getting to Know: Zanele Ngcamu

Getting to Know: Zanele Ngcamu

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I grew up in Soweto in a place called Zola. Zola is mostly known as the place where most kwaito (SA rap music) comes from. When I was 7 years old, we moved to a suburb called Protea Glen. Loved being with my [...]

April 23, 2012 Elaine Features 0

Choir Candids: Toronto #1 Behind-the-Scenes

Choir Candids: Toronto #1 Behind-the-Scenes

Behind-the-scenes photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir in Toronto, ON for their first of two shows at the Sony Centre.  Photos taken during their recent tour on February 24, 2012. Photos by Elaine, exclusively for SGF! [...]

April 21, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Culture of South African Music

Choir Candids: Culture of South African Music

This is a fun video. During a student workshop in Vancouver, BC on April 7, 2012; Bongani aka Honey, explains the South African music culture to the participants. This is a great video, with some fun anecdotes and Choir participation/reactions.  A must watch! [...]

April 17, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0