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Choir Candids: Phaya Phaya

Choir Candids: Phaya Phaya

Below is a video of the choir at their soundcheck in Bogotá, Colombia in early October 2016. The choir is performing the song Phaya Phaya, which is a song that is from their most recent album Faith. Portia sings the lead! Enjoy!! Will have more updates and other “goodies” in the coming weeks/months 🙂 [...]

September 23, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Videos: Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Videos: Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Various photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing during their stay at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, August 2017. I Feel Good: Soweto: Hallelujah: [...]

August 20, 2017 Elaine Videos 0

Photos: Martinique Concert

Photos: Martinique Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir returned to Martinique and performed two shows on July 27-28, 2017. Below are some photos taken by Mihawk Photgraphie [...]

July 28, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Media: Budapest Concert

Media: Budapest Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed at the Nyari Festival in Budapest, Hungary on July 23, 2017. The venue was the beautiful open air stage on Margaret Island. Below are various photos and videos from the night! Photos: Credit: official festival website Videos:   Official Festival Video: various songs and interviews Spiritual Medley: Emlanjeni/Yelele: Hello My [...]

July 23, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Photos: Rehearsal for Upcoming Tour

Photos: Rehearsal for Upcoming Tour

Photos of the Soweto Gospel Choir rehearsing for their upcoming shows in Hungary, Caribbean and Edinburgh Fringe. Photo Credits: SGC Facebook page [...]

July 17, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Media: Filming with David Rocco

Media: Filming with David Rocco

Canadina/International celebrity chef David Rocco was recently in South Africa shooting his upcoming Dolce Africa program. He spent the day with the Soweto Gospel Choir on May 3 at their rehearsal and also sat down and ate some local dishes with them. Pictures/videos below courtesy of the SGC and David Rocco facebook pages. Looking forward [...]

May 6, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Ngiyeke Nsizwa

Choir Candids: Ngiyeke Nsizwa

The Soweto Gospel Choir sing Ngiyeke Nsizwa during their sound check at the Teatro Colon on October 1 in Bogota, Colombia. This song is part of the Choir’s new concert and is a fun song led by the ladies that include some memorable interactions. [...]

May 6, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

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

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

On Tour: Hanging with the Soil

On Tour: Hanging with the Soil

South African a cappella, soul and jazz group The Soil have landed in Adelaide to take part in WOMAD. Obviously, the Soweto Gospel Choir have connected with their friends and below are some fun photos of them all hanging out! Photo Credit: SGC Be sure to check out The Soil at WOMAD in Adelaide until [...]

March 10, 2017 Elaine News 0