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Concert review: Soweto Gospel Choir brings the audience to its feet

Concert review: Soweto Gospel Choir brings the audience to its feet

By Chang Tou Liang The Straits Times April 17, 2015 It is a testament to the faith of a community to be united and upbeat in times of war, oppression and poverty. South Africa has had a long history of colonisation, racial discrimination and internal strife to keep its people down, but judging by the [...]

April 17, 2015 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir start Gardens Arts Festival with a bang

Soweto Gospel Choir start Gardens Arts Festival with a bang

Danielle Heyns February 14, 2015 Waikato Times Soweto Gospel Choir gave stellar vocal performances in the first show of Hamilton’s Gardens Arts Festival. It’s not often choirs draw this sort of crowd, but the Soweto Gospel Choir is arguably one of the most popular vocal groups worldwide. It has won two Grammy Awards and was [...]

February 14, 2015 Elaine Reviews 0

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir – Hamer Hall

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir – Hamer Hall

July 13, 2014 By Ellen Adamcewicz Cargo Art Magazine The Soweto Gospel Choir travelled far to bring their Australian tour to Hamer Hall, including over twenty highly skilled and multi talented singers and dancers from one of Johannesburg’s most infamous townships. Taking to the stage in hi-sheen satins of the brightest hues trimmed with an [...]

July 13, 2014 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Enchants Lehman

Soweto Gospel Enchants Lehman

By Albert Dankwa March 24, 2014 The Meridian Perhaps people arriving to witness the Soweto Gospel Choir in action were misinformed. What the audience was subjected to on that chilly February night was anything but a gospel choir. What was delivered instead was a show that rocked the stage of the Lehman Center for the [...]

March 24, 2014 Elaine Reviews 0

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir has audience dancing in the aisles

Review: Soweto Gospel Choir has audience dancing in the aisles

15 November 2013 Peter Gawthorpe Leamington Courier Soweto Gospel Choir, Warwick Arts Centre, November 14 They were singing and dancing in the aisles at the end of this superb concert. The Soweto Gospel Choir is on its tenth anniversary tour, bringing a wonderful sense of joy, musicality and energy to its audiences. It was a [...]

November 15, 2013 Elaine Reviews 2

The Soweto Gospel Choir at the Maison Symphonique de Montreal; July 6, 2013

The Soweto Gospel Choir at the Maison Symphonique de Montreal; July 6, 2013

July 7, 2013. Bernard Perusse Montreal Gazette It was a particularly animated Saturday night prayer meeting. And it was easy to imagine that God himself was snapping his fingers. Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the 24-member Soweto Gospel Choir absolutely killed in a joyous, explosive performance at the Maison symphonique de Montreal. Performing a cross-section of [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir at Maison symphonique – Bursts of Joy

Soweto Gospel Choir at Maison symphonique – Bursts of Joy

July 7, 2013 Yves Bernard Le Devoir (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) It was like a balm on this sad day for Quebec. Soweto, arrived Saturday night one of the largest choirs in the country of choral singing. The shadow of Madiba, the father of the [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Exuding a joy that can’t be faked By Jim Harrington Jazz Times July 9, 2013 The Soweto Gospel Choir is nothing less than an international treasure. Since making its performance debut in Cape Town in 2003, during the first of Nelson Mandela’s “46664” concerts to raise awareness about AIDS/HIV, the South African choir has quickly [...]

July 7, 2013 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir @ Festival de Jazz (Montreal)

Soweto Gospel Choir @ Festival de Jazz (Montreal)

By: Sarah Meublat Thorium Magazine July 6, 2013 (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) This Saturday, the majestic Symphony House of Montreal turned into a cathedral lit by the Soweto Gospel Choir. A colorful and energizing concert, offering a packed audience a catchy musical mass. A trip [...]

July 6, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

The Soweto Gospel Choir communicates the Joy of Living

The Soweto Gospel Choir communicates the Joy of Living

Alain de Repentigny La Presse July 6, 2013 (the below is a rough English translation of the original review done in French) This is the Soweto Gospel Choir that had the honor of giving not one, but two final concerts of the 34th International Jazz Festival of Montreal at the Maison symphonique on Saturday. A [...]

July 6, 2013 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0