Saturday 21st October 2017,
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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

Media: Kwala Festival

Media: Kwala Festival

As the “main” Soweto Gospel Choir performed at the Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, the second choir took part in the Kwala Festival 2017 on August 5, 2017 in Reunion. Below are photos and videos from the event! Photos: Videos: Highlight Video: 360 Video: Other Videos: [...]

August 5, 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

Photos: In Recording Studio

Photos: In Recording Studio

The home based choir where back in the recording studio with Grammy award winning producer Robin Hogarth on April 12, 2017. Some photos below! Photo Credit: SGC facebook page [...]

April 12, 2017 Elaine Photos 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

Music Video: Because You Are There

Music Video: Because You Are There

What a great song!  Love it.  The official blurb below: Because You Are There is an ensemble piece with a total of six South African singers and the Soweto Gospel Choir. A classic spiritual, it has a repeating refrain, and a steady crescendo of various musical elements. Beginning with a simple lead vocal, it grows [...]

April 1, 2017 Elaine 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

Photo: Wedding Performance

Photo: Wedding Performance

Several members of the Soweto Gospel Choir performed at a wedding at the Nambiti Game Lodge recently. Happy wishes to the glowing couple from the UK! [...]

March 9, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Photos: Nelson Mandela Foundation Event

Photos: Nelson Mandela Foundation Event

The home-based SGC took part in a Nelson Mandela Foundation event this morning, where they launched the “Nelson Mandela Centenary 2018 Be the Legacy” campaign. The Choir performed several songs at the event — photos below: [...]

February 13, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

Photos: Aussie Rehearsal

Photos: Aussie Rehearsal

Shots of the Soweto Gospel Choir rehearsing for the Adelaide Fringe Festival on February 8, 2017 — one week before travel to Down Under! [...]

February 8, 2017 Elaine Photos 0