Friday 23rd February 2018,
Soweto Gospel Fans

Sibongile Makgathe

Cape Talk Radio

Cape Talk Radio

[...]

July 1, 2005 Elaine Photos 0

Photos: Voices of Heaven Preview

Photos: Voices of Heaven Preview

The Soweto Gospel Choir gave a sneak preview of their forthcoming show, Voices from Heaven, at the Joburg Civic Theatre this week. The 34-strong choir arrived back in the country two weeks ago after a sell-out tour of the US. After their performance at Carnegie Hall in April, the New York Times wrote: ‘The music [...]

June 1, 2005 Elaine Photos 0

In Concert – Early Years

In Concert – Early Years

Photos from the Official Website.   [...]

April 28, 2005 Elaine Photos 0

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

Photos: Berlin Concert

Photos: Berlin Concert

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

December 1, 2004 Elaine Photos 0

Photos: Madrid Concert

Photos: Madrid Concert

The Soweto Gospel Choir performing in Madrid, Spain on November 25, 2004. [...]

November 25, 2004 Elaine Photos 0

Redemption songs

Redemption songs

Once a byword for struggle against apartheid, Soweto is now firmly on the tourist trail. As it celebrates its centenary, Gwyn Topham visits the townships Gwyn Topham The Guardian 23 September 2004 Of all the places to get a sense of deja vu, Soweto would have been unlikely to top my list. And yet the [...]

September 23, 2004 Elaine Articles 0