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Folsom Event: Soweto Gospel Choir Honors Nelson Mandela at Harris Center

The five-time Grammy winners perform Songs of the Free

“Nothing can really prepare you for the riot of exuberance and depth of the emotion of the Soweto Gospel Choir” (The Scotsman). In this special program, South Africa’s five-time Grammy Award-winning gospel choir celebrates the Nelson Mandela centenary. Drawing upon the best talent from churches in and around Soweto, the internationally acclaimed choir shares the unique and inspirational power of African Gospel music. “Spirited and spectacular” (New York Times), the concert is entitled Songs of the Free; it includes South African classics as well as freedom songs and gospel music much loved by Mandela, for whom the choir had the privilege of performing on multiple occasions.

Soweto Gospel Choir performs Songs of the Free on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $28-$48; Premium $52. Students with ID & Children: $14-$26. Tickets are available online at or from the Harris Center Ticket Office at 916-608-6888 from 12 noon to 6 pm, Monday through Saturday, and two hours before show time. Parking is included in the price of the ticket. The Harris Center is located on the west side of Folsom Lake College campus in Folsom, CA, facing East Bidwell Street.

Date & Time

October 9, 2018


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General $28-$48; Premium $52; Students with ID & Children: $14-$26

Performing Arts & Dance


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