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Music review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Disney Hall

Music review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Disney Hall

April 13, 2012 Los Angeles Times Mikael Wood Soweto Gospel Choir was as much to look at as to listen to Wednesday night at Walt Disney Concert Hall, where the lively South African ensemble played the final date of an extensive North American tour. Clothed in brightly patterned fabrics that seemed to ripple with movement [...]

April 13, 2012 Elaine Reviews 1

Soweto Gospel voices sweet, soulful

Soweto Gospel voices sweet, soulful

Ensemble serves up delicious harmonies, infectious energies By Roger Levesque Edmonton Journal April 10, 2012 There have been a lot of air molecules moved around in the Winspear, but it’s truly something special when a great vocal group comes with its own brand of musical air conditioning. So it was when the 20-plus voices of [...]

April 10, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Audience Review: Vancouver Show

Audience Review: Vancouver Show

A review and photos by Cherop from the Vancouver show this past Saturday An Evening to Remember I was privileged to attend one of the very few Soweto Gospel Choir performances in Canada during the choir’s current touring schedule.  The choir is only playing 4 dates in Canada and it performed in Vancouver this past [...]

April 9, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Audience Review: Springfield Concert

Audience Review: Springfield Concert

Below is a blog post made by the Chancellor of the University of Illinois Springfield of the Choir’s concert there last week. This little light of mine What a gift it was this past Sunday to attend the performance of the Soweto Gospel Choir in our own Sangamon Auditorium with members of our UIS Gospel [...]

March 20, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 1

Audience Review: Toronto Show

Audience Review: Toronto Show

CJ shared the following in her Growing up in Toronto blog: We got to check out the Soweto Gospel Choir at the Sony Centre – we got some crazy orchestra pit tickets for Christmas…It was amazing- The sound and performance was stellar…a good way to wrap up Black History Month the boys really enjoyed themselves. [...]

March 15, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

South African choir spreads infectious joy

South African choir spreads infectious joy

Tom Alvarez Indianapolis Performing Arts Examiner March 13, 2012 The diverse audience was relatively sedate at the beginning of the Soweto Gospel Choir concert Friday at Carmel’s Palladium. However, by the time the choir sang Oh Happy Day during its encore, a majority of those in the crowd were standing, singing along, clapping and waving [...]

March 13, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Choir captivates audience with ‘exhilarating’ show

Choir captivates audience with ‘exhilarating’ show

March 7, 2012 The Ohio University Post By Kaylyn Hlavaty Vibrant, tribal costumes accompanied the voices and rhythmic dances of the Soweto Gospel Choir as they performed on the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium stage Tuesday night. The audience was captivated from the beginning of the first song, and the two-time Grammy award-winning and Oscar-nominated choir [...]

March 7, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Audience Review: Boston Show

Audience Review: Boston Show

Below is a review from the Snapshots and Sojourns blog of the Choir’s performance in Boston on February 12, 2012. Six months ago we were in South Africa, and two weeks ago we were there again, as we watched and listened to the Soweto Gospel Choir in Boston’s Symphony Hall on February 12. The New [...]

February 27, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0

Soweto Gospel Choir Inspires Mirth

Soweto Gospel Choir Inspires Mirth

By Julia E. Hubay Feb. 23, 2012 The Oberlin Review Oberlin students and community members filled every pew in Finney Chapel, eagerly anticipating a sure-to-be-spirited performance from the Soweto Gospel Choir as the first event in this semester’s Convocation series. Hailing from South Africa, the group has traveled the world since its formation in 2002, [...]

February 23, 2012 Elaine Photos, Reviews 0

Soweto Choir Rocks Symphony Hall

Soweto Choir Rocks Symphony Hall

The Boston Musical Intelligencer February 12, 2012 By David Patterson “Are you having a good time?” asked the Soweto Gospel Choir as they neared the conclusion of their fourth visit to Boston over the years. Again and again: “Are you having a good time?” And again and again the virtually full house roared back with [...]

February 12, 2012 Elaine Reviews 0