Soweto Gospel Choir
Soul-touching songs of joy...
Hailing from South Africa, the Grammy award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir is an awe-inspiring vocal ensemble that performs an exuberant program of tribal, traditional and popular African gospel. Earthy rhythms, rich harmonies, and charismatic performances combine to uplift the soul and express South Africa's great hopes for the future. One of the most exciting groups to emerge in world music in recent years, the choir has been praised for its performances with artists such as Bono, Celine Dion and Peter Gabriel.
Pre-Performance Dinner! Enjoy a pre-show buffet that is guaranteed to make your mouth water. Start with a house Greek Salad of cucumbers, Feta cheese, red onions, tomatoes and black olives, served with our in-house Greek salad dressing. The main entree of marinated flank steak in a red wine reduction is served with vegetables on a bed of farro and fresh grilled asparagus. Follow with fresh cut fruit drizzled with a chocolate Grand Marnier sauce for dessert. Beverages include ice water and coffee with a cash bar available.
Friday, March 14 @ 6:00 p.m. • Served in the Gorecki Dining and Conference Center Center, CSB
|Soweto Gospel Choir is sponsored, in part, by:
|This engagement is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest, which is generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts with additional contributions from the Minnesota State Arts Board.|
|Soweto Gospel Choir is supported, in part, by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts - Art Works program.|