Soweto Gospel Choir - Songs of the Free: In Honour of Nelson Mandela’s 100th Birthday


Soweto Gospel Choir - Songs of the Free: In Honour of Nelson Mandela’s 100th Birthday
Songs of the Free will include South African classics as well as freedom songs and gospel music much loved by Mandela for whom the choir had the privilege of performing in front of multiple times. SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR is an awe-inspiring 20 member ensemble that thrills audiences worldwide with their stunning blend of African gospel music, spirituals and American popular music. Earthy rhythms and rich harmonies sung in six of South Africa’s 11 official languages are combined for a moving performance which uplifts the soul through the music and dance of South Africa.
Date Place
Nov 22-23 2018 Toronto Centre for the Arts