Soweto Gospel Choir

Happening in the George Weston Recital Hall

Songs of the Free

The spectacular and vibrant two-time Grammy®-award winning SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR returns to North America in Fall 2018 with Songs of the Free, a very special program celebrating the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela.

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. Direct from South Africa, 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.

 

Group tickets are available for groups of 8 or more. 
Save 20% and get priority access before single tickets go on-sale. 
The Musical Stage Company Donor presale August 28, 2018
For more information about group orders or to book your experience, visit The GroupTix Company website or call 647-438-5559.

Showtimes

November 22, 20188:00 pm
November 23, 20188:00 pm

Genre

concert