Tuesday, October 30, 2018
7:30 PM • Rudder Auditorium
SONGS OF THE FREE: IN HONOR OF NELSON MANDELA'S 100TH BIRTHDAY
The two-time Grammy Award-winning SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR has been spreading joy to audiences across the globe for nearly two decades! Comprised of 20 of the best artists in South Africa, the choir invites you to celebrate the incomparable and inspirational power of African Gospel music. These uplifting performers have shared the stage with some of the biggest names in music including U2, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Robert Plant, Celine Dion, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Josh Groban. For their new tour, the SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR will perform “Songs of the Free,” a rousing program celebrating the centenary of the birth of the father of their Rainbow Nation, Nelson Mandela.
“THESE ABSOLUTELY THRILLING SINGERS NEED NOTHING BUT THEIR VOICES TO MAKE DAZZLING MUSIC!” - Billboard