Tuesday 17th October 2017,
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Mandla Modawu

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

Music Video: Because You Are There

Music Video: Because You Are There

What a great song!  Love it.  The official blurb below: Because You Are There is an ensemble piece with a total of six South African singers and the Soweto Gospel Choir. A classic spiritual, it has a repeating refrain, and a steady crescendo of various musical elements. Beginning with a simple lead vocal, it grows [...]

April 1, 2017 Elaine 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

Photos: Recording with Wouter Kellerman

Photos: Recording with Wouter Kellerman

The Soweto Gospel Choir were back in the studio recording with South African flutist Wouter Kellerman. Look for their collaboration with Walter again on his next album! Photos below: [...]

January 31, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

In Concert: Silent Night

In Concert: Silent Night

Happy Holidays from Soweto Gospel Fans! Wishing everyone a joyous and peaceful holiday season. The Choir continues to tour through Europe until the beginning of January in 2017. To get you in the holiday mood, watch SGC’s version of Silent Night that was sung on December 3, 2015 as part of their concert in Burlington, [...]

December 22, 2016 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Media: 2016 Christmas Shows in South Africa

Media: 2016 Christmas Shows in South Africa

Photos and video below of the home choir performing in Christmas shows in South Africa: A very special Christmas celebration last night at #Jacaranda FM’s Springfield Carols by Candlelight. Dudu’s wonderful ‘Oh Holy Night’. pic.twitter.com/9kuASCLggA — Soweto Gospel Choir (@Sowetogospel) December 4, 2016 [...]

December 14, 2016 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

In Concert: Arms of an Angel

In Concert: Arms of an Angel

Watch the Soweto Gospel Choir perform their breathtaking version of “Arms of an Angel” during their concert in Burlington, ON, Canada on December 3, 2015. [...]

December 3, 2016 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Photos: Friedrich Naumann Foundation Event

Photos: Friedrich Naumann Foundation Event

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed at the Friedrich Naumann Foundation event Constitutional Hill in Johannesburg on November 27, 2016. Photos from the event below: [...]

November 27, 2016 Elaine Photos 0

Video: KayaFM Soul Inspired Concert

Video: KayaFM Soul Inspired Concert

A short promo video of the Choir promoting their upcoming appearance at the KayaFM Soul Inspired Concert on December 4. So excited to be performing at KayaFm 's Soul Inspired concert on Sunday 4 December. pic.twitter.com/foAkjUmuFD — Soweto Gospel Choir (@Sowetogospel) November 24, 2016 [...]

November 24, 2016 Elaine 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