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The King of Waltz, André Rieu adds an extra show

The King of Waltz, André Rieu adds an extra show

Hunta Live Artslink May 19, 2012 The world’s number one classical artist, André Rieu, is about to embark on his biggest SA Tour to date – by adding another show at the Coca-Cola Dome. Demand to see the maestro and his Johann Strauss Orchestra perform their unforgettable, extravagant shows live in central Johannesburg for the [...]

May 19, 2012 Elaine Articles, News, Schedule 3

In Loving Memory: Fikile Sidumo

In Loving Memory: Fikile Sidumo

It is with a heavy heart that I share the sad news that founding member Fikile Sidumo passed away last night due to heart failure. Fikile has been a mainstay on the Choir since its inception; and her distinct voice was second to none. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire Sidumo and Soweto [...]

December 9, 2011 Elaine News 3

Video: Archbishop Tutu’s Birthday

Video: Archbishop Tutu’s Birthday

Watch the Soweto Gospel Choir perform with Bono his classic song, I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For, from Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s book launch yesterday. Also, a short report from CNN where you can see the Choir inside for Tutu’s church service. [...]

October 7, 2011 Elaine Videos 0

More Photos from Tutu’s Book Launch

More Photos from Tutu’s Book Launch

More photos from Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s book launch [...]

October 6, 2011 Elaine Photos 0

Desmond Tutu’s Book Launch

Desmond Tutu’s Book Launch

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed earlier today at Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s book launch in Cape Town. According to reports; Tutu danced along as the Choir performed!  Also in attendance at the event was Bono. Below are some photos taken from the launch! Photos taken by @Andrea_Nattrass, @LieslJobson, @maleke and @brandsrock.   [...]

October 6, 2011 Elaine News, Photos 0

Videos: Andre Rieu After Party

Videos: Andre Rieu After Party

After the last show with Andre Rieu in Holland; the entire cast/crew gathered for a dinner/after party where members of the Choir performed. Below are two videos from the party–you can see Andre in the middle watching the Choir sing.  Kimi Skota, one of Andre’s lead soloists and a South African,  joins the choir up [...]

July 25, 2011 Elaine Videos 1

Videos: More from Andre Rieu

Videos: More from Andre Rieu

More videos of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing at Andre Rieu’s shows in Holland with the Harlem Gospel Choir. I Will Follow Him Amen When the Saints go Marching In News Feature featuring interviews with Thuli and Sophie [...]

July 24, 2011 Elaine Videos 0

Andre Rieu Wrapup

Andre Rieu Wrapup

The second choir have also wrapped up their series of concert with Andre Rieu and the Harlem Gospel Choir in Holland. Below are some additional videos I found that feature the Choir–look for some fun pictures in the coming week. [...]

July 23, 2011 Elaine Videos 0

Remembering Nkosi’s Dream

Remembering Nkosi’s Dream

The South African Star By Thandi Skade June 2 2011 Aids activist Nkosi Johnson’s mother, Gail, dances with the Soweto Gospel Choir during the 10th commemoration of his death at Nkosi’s Haven in Alan Manor, Joburg, yesterday. Nkosi Johnson was a profoundly brave hero who had dedicated his life to improving the lives of other [...]

June 2, 2011 Elaine Articles, News, Photos 0

Photos: Nkosi Johnson’s 10 year memorial

Photos: Nkosi Johnson’s 10 year memorial

A memorial service commemorating 10 years since the passing of Nkosi Johnson, was held on 1 June 2011 at Nkosi’s Village, Soweto. Members of the Choir were present and performed. [...]

June 1, 2011 Elaine Photos 0