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Songs of the Free – Celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 100th Birthday

Songs of the Free – Celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 100th Birthday

By: Keith Gerbosi November 18, 2018 Splash Magazine The two-time Grammy Award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir returned to Chicago on Friday night, November 16th to spread sheer joy.  Comprised of the best vocalists in South Africa, the choir invites audiences to enjoy the inspirational power of African Gospel music. The night started out with a medley of [...]

November 18, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Much Rejoicing: Soweto Gospel Choir Honors Nelson Mandela in Kansas

Much Rejoicing: Soweto Gospel Choir Honors Nelson Mandela in Kansas

By Libby Hanssen November 10, 2018 KC Studio With the spontaneity of a spirit moved, the Soweto Gospel Choir honored the centenary of Nelson Mandela with songs of hope and resistance, songs born of struggle, during its finely woven performance at Johnson County Community College’s Yardley Hall on Friday. A backdrop of banners displaying the [...]

November 10, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir Review

Soweto Gospel Choir Review

By: Sam Nead Voice Magazine August 20, 2018 A joyous and moving celebration of the life and influence of Nelson Mandela t’s difficult not to instantly fall in love with the vibrant colours, bright personalities and gorgeous voices of the Soweto Gospel Choir. An incredibly talented group of phenomenal singers, their newest show is bigger, [...]

August 20, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir, Assembly Hall, Review

Soweto Gospel Choir, Assembly Hall, Review

By David Charles August 14, 2018 Edinburgh Guide This special concert, “Songs of the Free”, celebrated the 100th anniversary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, the Father of the rainbow nation. From the bright and colourful carnival costumes to the absolutely breath-taking singing, the whole performance exuded an unfettered exuberance in the triumph of freedom. [...]

August 14, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Fringe Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at the Flamingo, Gluttony

Fringe Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at the Flamingo, Gluttony

By Ken Grady March 4, 2018 The Upside News I wasn’t really thinking clearly when I booked my tickets to see the Soweto Gospel Choir at The Flamingo, in Gluttony, on Sunday afternoon Unbelievably, I had not factored in that it was Adelaide 500 Sunday. At 4:00pm. Right in the middle of the main race. [...]

March 4, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir (review)

Soweto Gospel Choir (review)

By Kym Clayton The Barefood Review February 28, 2018 Not religious? Well don’t let that put you off seeing this high-energy display of joy and unbridled happiness that is completely infectious. You’ll leave with an aching face because you smiled so much. The show is non-stop singing in a range of African languages, and some [...]

February 28, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Adelaide Fringe review 2018: Soweto Gospel Choir

Adelaide Fringe review 2018: Soweto Gospel Choir

By: Pat. H. Wilson The Advertiser February 28, 2018 Rating: ***** Gluttony — The Flamingo Until March 18th SINCE 1976, Soweto has signified youth, protest and pride in language and culture. On this occasion, the Soweto Gospel Choir honoured Nelson Mandela in an inspirational concert of song, story, music and dance. All 18 sing and [...]

February 28, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir (Adelaide Fringe)

Soweto Gospel Choir (Adelaide Fringe)

By Mal Byrne February 26, 2018 Limelight Magazine ★★★★½ So spiritual that it could have shaken the most ardent of atheists. The late Nelson Mandela (Madiba) was one of the coolest world leaders in recent memory. Not only was he esteemed for the personal sacrifice that he made to end apartheid in South Africa and [...]

February 26, 2018 Elaine Reviews 1

Fringe review: Soweto Gospel Choir

Fringe review: Soweto Gospel Choir

February 21, 2018 In Daily  The jubilant moves and heartfelt passion of the Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir are infectious as the performers bring the music and spirit of South Africa to Adelaide Fringe. ★★★★ Soweto is perhaps most famous for the uprising of 1976, a turning point in the history of anti-apartheid struggle. While the [...]

February 21, 2018 Elaine Reviews 0

The Wee Review: SGC at the Edinburgh Fringe

The Wee Review: SGC at the Edinburgh Fringe

Soweto Gospel Choir at Assembly Hall * * * * * South African choir deliver an uplifting, energetic, and involving show. By: Tamarin Fountain August 8, 2017 The Wee Review One of the many wonderful elements of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the instant access to a wide variety of multi-cultural performances. Being in the [...]

August 8, 2017 Elaine Reviews 0