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David Mulovhedzi

In Loving Memory: David Mulovhedzi

In Loving Memory: David Mulovhedzi

It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news that founding choirmaster and musical director David Mulovhedzi passed away last night. He was a father figure to all members of the Soweto Gospel Choir and will be on the minds of both Choirs as they wrap up their European and Asian tours. [...]

December 20, 2009 Elaine News 9

Family Affairs: Mulohedzi Family

Family Affairs: Mulohedzi Family

Photos by Sheila Zhao [...]

August 28, 2009 Elaine Photos 0

SAMA Roundup

SAMA Roundup

Congratulations to the Choir for winning the Best Duo/Group award at the 15th Annual South African Music Awards held today. Musical director David Mulovhedzi and Choir members Jeho Fata and Shimmy Jiyane were present to accept the award. [...]

May 2, 2009 Elaine News, Photos 0

Choir lands third Grammy nomination

Choir lands third Grammy nomination

by Noughty Maluleke and JoNews Reporter City of Johannesburg December 8, 2008 Winning awards is one of the things the Soweto Gospel Choir does well. The other is helping those in need. There is the singing also, of course. The Soweto Gospel Choir has been nominated for a third Grammy Award – with two wins [...]

December 8, 2008 Elaine Articles, News 0

Gospel Kings

Gospel Kings

April 24, 2008 Vaughan Mayberry The Cairns Post When Soweto choirmaster David Mulovhedzi started the Soweto Gospel Choir back in 2002 with fellow choir director Beverly Bryer, he never imagined winning one of world music’s highest honours. And not only did his talented South African posse score a Grammy Award for Best Traditional World Music [...]

April 24, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

SGC visits Kaizer Chiefs

SGC visits Kaizer Chiefs

SGC visits Kaizer Chiefs after winning Grammy Award. Songs featured: Hlohonolofatsa. Choir members featured: David Mulovhedzi and Thembisa Khuzwayo. Please contact us if the above video(s) are no longer available/playing. Thank you. [...]

April 16, 2008 Elaine News, Videos 0

Singin’ Gospel Soulfood

Singin’ Gospel Soulfood

By Tom Cardy 14 March 2003 Dominion Post There’s a big difference between the Soweto Gospel Choir, which performs in Wellington tomorrow, and American gospel groups. While both sing songs that stir the soul and get a crowd clapping, expect a lot more dancing and drums with the Soweto style. This is because the choir’s [...]

March 14, 2008 Elaine Articles 0

46664 Press Conference

46664 Press Conference

South Africa’s former President Nelson Mandela poses with some of the local musical talent 29 October 2007 who will be performing at the 46664 AIDS benefit concert on 01 December. The performance line up International artisits including Peter Gabriel. Annie Lennox, Corinne Briley Rae, Razorlight, Ludacris, Goo Goo Dolls and jamelia and the local line [...]

October 29, 2007 Elaine Photos 0

Soweto Gospel Choir on song

Soweto Gospel Choir on song

Vivien Horler 25 August 2007 Weekend Argus David Mulovhedzi is the founding musical director of Soweto Gospel Choir, the recent Grammy Award winners who returned home after touring the world. They play two concerts in Cape Town with special guest artist and multiple South African Music Award winner Vusi “The Voice” Mahlasela. Soweto Gospel Choir [...]

August 25, 2007 Elaine Articles 1

Soweto Gospel Choir blesses Marin with a visit

Soweto Gospel Choir blesses Marin with a visit

Marin Independent Journal By: Jane Lott 04/04/2007 One of the benefits of globalization is the spread of musical traditions audiences wouldn’t otherwise hear – African gospel, for example. On April 6, Bay Area residents can participate in this tradition as the award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir of South Africa visits Marin Center for an 8 p.m. [...]

April 4, 2007 Elaine Articles 0