December 2, 2018
$50, $43, $30
4373 Mason Pond Dr., Fairfax, VA 22030
Soweto Gospel Choir
The internationally acclaimed Soweto Gospel Choir performs joyous Gospel music and inspirational songs in honor of Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday. Included in the program are also pieces special to the season, providing a holiday experience that is perfect for the whole family. Formed in 2002, the choir comprises the best talent from the many churches throughout Soweto, a township of Johannesburg, South Africa, and is dedicated to sharing their joy of faith through music. The group has earned an impressive number of awards, including five Grammy Awards® and an Emmy® . Their collaborations include a diverse list of musicians, among them Pharrell Williams, Celine Dion, the Bala Brothers, and Angelique Kidjo. “Meticulous and unstoppable…spirited and spectacular” (The New York Times).