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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: Arms of an Angel

Choir Candids: Arms of an Angel

This is an awesome video of the Soweto Gospel Choir during their sound check at the Town Hall in New York City, NY on March 2, 2012. In this video you will see the choir performing their entire version of Arms of an Angel which is such a treat. As well, you can see Bev [...]

April 17, 2017 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Shosholoza

Choir Candids: Shosholoza

Throwing it back to exactly 5 years ago … watch the Soweto Gospel Choir sing the famous Shosholoza during sound check on April 7, 2012 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The tour was coming towards the end…and members were definitely having fun! 🙂 [...]

April 8, 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

Media: 7 News Adelaide

Media: 7 News Adelaide

The Soweto Gospel Choir were interviewed for a short segment on 7 News Adelaide. Watch the clip below, as well as some photos taken by the Choir during the shooting of it! Credit: 7NA and SGC A diverse range of musicians hitting the right note with revellers at @Adelaide_Fringe. #ADLFringe @royalcroquetclu https://t.co/I2tfb2Z9Rv — 7 News [...]

March 7, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0

Photos: Adelaide Fringe Festival

Photos: Adelaide Fringe Festival

Below are some great photos taken by Paula McManus of one of the choir’s shows at the Adelaide Fringe Festival. Even in still photography; you can totally feel the movement and spirit of the performance! Photo Credit: Paula McManus   [...]

March 4, 2017 Elaine Photos 0

On Tour: Milton’s Birthday

On Tour: Milton’s Birthday

The Soweto Gospel Choir celebrated their musical director, Milton’s birthday today. View the fun photos and video below! Media credit: SGC [...]

February 25, 2017 Elaine Photos, Videos 0