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Photos: South African Premier Business Awards

Photos: South African Premier Business Awards

The 2nd Annual South African Premier Business Awards took place today at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. The home choir were one of the featured entertainers with Lloyd Cele and their performance included a well received tribute to Nelson Mandela. Below are a collection of photos from the event: [...]

March 19, 2014 Elaine Photos 1

Video: Mandela Memorial Service

Video: Mandela Memorial Service

News coverage from Nelson Mandela’s Memorial Service held at Westminster Abbey on March 3, 2014. You can catch snippets of the Choir performing throughout. [...]

March 3, 2014 Elaine Videos 0

Audio: Mandela Memorial Service

Audio: Mandela Memorial Service

Listen to the Soweto Gospel Choir sing at the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service held on March 3, 2014 at the Westminster Abbey. listen to ‘The Soweto Gospel Choir & the Choir of Westminster Abbey sing at a Service to Celebrate the Life and Work of Nelson Mandela’ on Audioboo [...]

March 3, 2014 Elaine Audio 0

Nelson Mandela London Memorial Service

Nelson Mandela London Memorial Service

The Soweto Gospel Choir took part in the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service that was held earlier this morning from the Westminster Abbey in London, UK. Below are photos from the service: [...]

March 3, 2014 Elaine Photos 1

Photos: UK High Commission

Photos: UK High Commission

In preparation to travel to the UK to perform at the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service, members of the Soweto Gospel Choir visited the UK High Commission in Pretoria to secure their visas. They took some time after to perform for the High Commission staff. Pictures below! [...]

February 24, 2014 Elaine Photos 0

Operation Smile SA: Behind the Scenes

Operation Smile SA: Behind the Scenes

A glimpse behind the scenes of the shooting of the Operation Smile SA campaign featuring the Soweto Gospel Choir. [...]

December 11, 2013 Elaine Videos 0

Woolies and Soweto Gospel Choir: Madiba Tribute

Woolies and Soweto Gospel Choir: Madiba Tribute

Watch the Soweto Gospel Choir sing an incredible tribute to Madiba in our [Woolsworth] Parkview store. [...]

December 9, 2013 Elaine Videos 1

SGC at Cliffmas Carols

SGC at Cliffmas Carols

Photos and video of the Choir taking part at the Cliffmas Carols in Johannesburg on November 30. [...]

November 30, 2013 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Video: One Young World Summit

Video: One Young World Summit

The 2013 One Young World Summit was held in South Africa in October 2013. The Choir performed during the Opening Ceremonies where they sang the South African national anthem, Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika, and Something Inside So Strong with Lira. Watch their clips below! [...]

October 3, 2013 Elaine Videos 0

Soweto Gospel Choir and the Winnie Mandela movie project

Soweto Gospel Choir and the Winnie Mandela movie project

The below is an interview done by Film Music Magazine with Laurent Eyquem, a French music composer who scored and was in charge of the music for the movie Winnie Mandela, starring Jennifer Hudson in the title role. The Choir is featured in several of the songs. I’ve taken excerpts from the original interview below [...]

September 4, 2013 Elaine Articles 0