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Aussie Tour and Upcoming Schedule

Aussie Tour and Upcoming Schedule

The Soweto Gospel Choir kicks off their 3 month Australian tour next week, and recorded a special message to fans during their current rehearsals. Post by Official Soweto Gospel Choir.   You can view all the Aussie tour dates for June thru to August in the Calendar section of this site. As well, I’ve also [...]

June 19, 2014 Elaine News, Schedule, Videos Comments Off on Aussie Tour and Upcoming Schedule

Choir Candids: Circle of Life

Choir Candids: Circle of Life

Crew member Ty wanted to hear the Soweto Gospel Choir sing Circle of Life before the end of the tour; and during the end of tour celebration dinner, they did just that. A fun impromptu version of the song led by Rebecca. [...]

May 17, 2014 Elaine Features, Videos Comments Off on Choir Candids: Circle of Life

Choir Candids: San Diego Kid’s Show

Choir Candids: San Diego Kid’s Show

While on tour, the Soweto Gospel Choir oftentimes also take part in “kid’s shows” that are usually held on the University campuses that are hosting them.  Various local schools are invited and the kids present range from very young up to high school kids. At the end of their 2014 North American Tour, the choir [...]

May 10, 2014 Elaine Features, Videos Comments Off on Choir Candids: San Diego Kid’s Show

Choir Candids: Rehearsing for SAMAs

Choir Candids: Rehearsing for SAMAs

Towards the end of their 2014 North American Tour, the choir began rehearsing the songs they would perform at the 2014 South African Music Awards that would take place a few days after their return home to South Africa. Below are two separate videos of the Choir rehearsing their songs. In the first video, the [...]

May 3, 2014 Elaine Features, Videos Comments Off on Choir Candids: Rehearsing for SAMAs

Choir Candids: Time Lapse on Tour

Choir Candids: Time Lapse on Tour

A fun glimpse into the life of the Soweto Gospel Choir on the road. From long bus rides, sound checks, meals to performances! I was playing around with a few new gadgets I had when I met up with the Choir at the end of the tour…a few scenes didn’t turn out as I imagined [...]

April 26, 2014 Elaine Features, Videos Comments Off on Choir Candids: Time Lapse on Tour

Choir Candids: Balm of Gilead

Choir Candids: Balm of Gilead

During the end of tour celebration, some of the members of the Soweto Gospel Choir broke out in song after dinner. A quick video of Thembisa leading a classic SGC song. Enjoy! Recorded from Tuscon, Arizona on April 17, 2014. [...]

April 23, 2014 Elaine Features, Videos Comments Off on Choir Candids: Balm of Gilead

Choir Candids: Abanye Bayawela

Choir Candids: Abanye Bayawela

Some more footage from the Buffalo sound check at the end of February! Watch the Choir sing Abanye Bayawela, during sound check from North Tonawanda, NY on February 28, 2014. This is a fun song! [...]

April 12, 2014 Elaine Videos Comments Off on Choir Candids: Abanye Bayawela

Video: New Day NW

Video: New Day NW

The Soweto Gospel Choir performed this morning on KING’s New Day NW show from Seattle, WA. The Choir is in town to promote their upcoming shows at the University of Washington this Saturday. Watch the video below of the Choir singing their This Little Light of Mine medley as well as a great interview with [...]

April 10, 2014 Elaine Videos Comments Off on Video: New Day NW

Sharing the voice of joy

Sharing the voice of joy

By Tony Sauro Stockton Record April 05, 2014 Music is a joyful life force in Kevin Williams’ world. In his homeland, people are “just naturally gifted” with melody. So, as South African artistic ambassadors, he and members of the Soweto Gospel Choir enjoy exporting that sound and spirit to the world. “Each year, it’s always [...]

April 5, 2014 Elaine Articles Comments Off on Sharing the voice of joy

Video: Soweto Gospel Choir workshop at Lied Center

Video: Soweto Gospel Choir workshop at Lied Center

Choir students from Irving Middle School attend a very special workshop with the Soweto Gospel Choir at the Lied Center for Performing Arts on March 25, 2014. Also, below is a “Thank you” video the students created for the Choir: [...]

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