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Quick Thinking Secures Soweto Choir for Spiritual Awakening

Quick Thinking Secures Soweto Choir for Spiritual Awakening

The Soweto Gospel Choir visited WRAL-TV while in the Triangle as part of their 2005 United States performance tour and managed to work an impromptu television show taping into their busy schedule while they were here. The Soweto Gospel Choir performed at Duke University’s Page Auditorium on Tuesday, February 1 at 8pm. While in town [...]

February 19, 2005 Elaine Articles, Photos 0

Interview: Soweto Gospel Choir discusses their music and performs

Interview: Soweto Gospel Choir discusses their music and performs

4 February 2005 NPR: All Things Considered MELISSA BLOCK, host: From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I’m Melissa Block. And joining us here in our studios are members of the Soweto Gospel Choir. Named for the township in South Africa, where the choir is based, the 26-member group is on tour in the [...]

February 4, 2005 Elaine Articles 0

Soweto Gospel Choir: ‘Voices from Heaven’

Soweto Gospel Choir: ‘Voices from Heaven’

By Melissa Block All Things Considered, NPR Music February 4, 2005 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] South Africa’s Soweto Gospel Choir combines traditional African gospel and Western Christian music to form a rich, unique sound. In a visit to NPR, members of the group perform songs from their new CD, Voices from Heaven. [...]

February 4, 2005 Elaine Articles, Audio, Photos 1

Extended Promo Video: Blessed Era

Extended Promo Video: Blessed Era

Extended promotional video/fan video circa Blessed era. Songs featured: Hlanganani, Jerusalem, Vuma, Paradise Road, Bayete and Thina Simnqobile. Clips feautred: Concert footage, 2003 46664 Concert, BBC feature from Edinburgh Fringe Festival and Airport: Edinburgh. Choir members featured: Thembisa Khuzwayo [...]

January 22, 2005 Elaine Videos 0

SGC on the ‘Today Show’

SGC on the ‘Today Show’

The Choir sings a medley of ‘Woza Meli Wami’ and ‘Oh Happy Day’ on NBC’s Today Show, January 16, 2005. [...]

January 16, 2005 Elaine Videos 0

Photos: Berlin Concert

Photos: Berlin Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform in Berlin, Germany on December 1, 2004. [...]

December 1, 2004 Elaine Photos 0

Photo: Barcelona Concert ’04

Photo: Barcelona Concert ’04

Photo of the Choir performing in Barcelona, Spain on November 24, 2004. Credit: Escaldes-Engordany [...]

November 24, 2004 Elaine Photos 0

London Concert Photos

London Concert Photos

Photos taken at the Royal Festival Hall in London, England on September 11th, 2004. [...]

September 11, 2004 Elaine Photos 0

Photos: London Concert

Photos: London Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir perform in London, England on September 11, 2004. [...]

September 11, 2004 Elaine Photos 0

Photo: Hamburg Concert

Photo: Hamburg Concert

A photo of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing in Hamburg, Germany on January 6, 2004 [...]

January 6, 2004 Elaine Photos 0