The choir was founded in 1987 to sing Nkosi Sikelel’ iAfrika at a civic reception in the Sydney Town Hall for Oliver Thambo, the President in exile of the banned African National Congress. The early history of the choir is described eloquently in a speech by Miguel Heatwole (Early History – 20th Anniversary Speech).

Chronological list of past gigs:

Number of performances in 2019 so far = 17

Number of performances in 2018 = 22

Number of performances in 2017 = 28

Number of performances in 2016 = 25

Number of performances in 2015 = 22

List of prior gigs starting in 1987


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s