Kurt Bestor http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Kurt Bestor en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Mon, 08 Feb 2016 02:27:47 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Kurt Bestor performs for patients, families at Primary Children's Hospital http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616920/Kurt-Bestor-performs-for-patients-families-at-Primary-Childrens-Hospital.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616920/Kurt-Bestor-performs-for-patients-families-at-Primary-Childrens-Hospital.html?pg=all Award-winning composer and musician Kurt Bestor performed a free, private concert for patients and families Wednesday at... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 15:15:00 MST 'How The Grouch Stole Christmas' steals onto the Desert Star stage http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615775/How-The-Grouch-Stole-Christmas-steals-onto-the-Desert-Star-stage.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615775/How-The-Grouch-Stole-Christmas-steals-onto-the-Desert-Star-stage.html?pg=all The Desert Star Playhouse is ushering in the Christmas season with "How The Grouch Stole Christmas," a comedy that turns the... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:00:25 MST Singers of all ages try out to sing the national anthem at Jazz games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612858/Singers-of-all-ages-try-out-to-sing-the-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612858/Singers-of-all-ages-try-out-to-sing-the-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html?pg=all Individuals and small groups of up to eight people perform the national anthem during tryouts at EnergySolutions Arena in... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:34:12 MDT Jenny Oaks Baker combines classical with rock tunes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601169/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-combines-classical-with-rock-tunes.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601169/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-combines-classical-with-rock-tunes.html?pg=all In a world premiere concert Friday, April 11, popular artist Jenny Oaks Baker successfully combined classical violin with... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:37:15 MDT Jenny Oaks Baker to perform in Utah County http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600708/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-to-perform-in-Utah-County.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600708/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-to-perform-in-Utah-County.html?pg=all Jenny Oaks Baker will perform at Thanksgiving Point with the Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra on Friday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:00:00 MDT The songs bursting in air: Singers try out for national anthem at Jazz games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587674/The-songs-bursting-in-air-Singers-try-out-for-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587674/The-songs-bursting-in-air-Singers-try-out-for-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html?pg=all Singers young and old, a cappella groups and even a violinist lined up on Friday in hopes of singing "The Star-Spangled... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 13:46:03 MDT Larry King the comedian? And a new 'Hollywood Bowl' in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581220/Larry-King-the-comedian-And-a-new-Hollywood-Bowl-in-Utah.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581220/Larry-King-the-comedian-And-a-new-Hollywood-Bowl-in-Utah.html?pg=all Larry King doing comedy? A Hollywood Bowl-like concert series coming to Utah? Both are on their way this coming June 18. Thu, 06 Jun 2013 10:35:00 MDT What's new: 'Sweet is the Work' combines the beauty of the harp, flute with missionary hymns http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580729/Whats-new-Sweet-is-the-Work-combines-the-beauty-of-the-harp-flute-with-missionary-hymns.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580729/Whats-new-Sweet-is-the-Work-combines-the-beauty-of-the-harp-flute-with-missionary-hymns.html?pg=all Flutist Steve Alder and harpist Julie Keyes have teamed up with an Emmy-winning composer to create a Sunday rich album. Each... Tue, 28 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT City, county move toward cooperative management of downtown theater http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574958/City-county-move-toward-cooperative-management-of-downtown-theater.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574958/City-county-move-toward-cooperative-management-of-downtown-theater.html?pg=all A chorus of positive voices sang support for an agreement between Salt Lake City and Salt Lake County's Center for the Arts... Tue, 05 Mar 2013 21:30:49 MST 'A Kurt Bestor Christmas' marks 25 years since first concert at Abravanel Hall http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568761/A-Kurt-Bestor-Christmas-marks-25-years-since-first-concert-at-Abravanel-Hall.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568761/A-Kurt-Bestor-Christmas-marks-25-years-since-first-concert-at-Abravanel-Hall.html?pg=all With guest violinist Jenny Oaks Baker and Celtic Woman Alex Sharpe, Bestor plays old favorites, traditional carols, and... Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:35:00 MST Photo gallery: Families of fallen heroes honored on Veterans Day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566612/Photo-gallery-Families-of-fallen-heroes-honored-on-Veterans-Day.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566612/Photo-gallery-Families-of-fallen-heroes-honored-on-Veterans-Day.html?pg=all Families of fallen heroes were honored during a star-studded ceremony at the Utah State Capitol on Veterans Day. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 18:25:57 MST What's new: A new album from David Archuleta http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865560606/Whats-new-A-new-album-from-David-Archuleta.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865560606/Whats-new-A-new-album-from-David-Archuleta.html?pg=all Before leaving on his LDS mission, singer David Archuleta produced a new album titled "Begin." Tue, 14 Aug 2012 05:00:00 MDT Stage review: 'CSI: Provo' keeps audiences laughing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705397502/Stage-review-CSI-Provo-keeps-audiences-laughing.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705397502/Stage-review-CSI-Provo-keeps-audiences-laughing.html?pg=all "CSI: Provo — Decaffeinated DNA" keeps audiences interested through recurring, humorous references to Provo, Mormon and... Tue, 17 Jan 2012 16:37:24 MST Utah concert calendar http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700209673/Utah-concert-calendar.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700209673/Utah-concert-calendar.html?pg=all Kurt Bestor, Dec. 25, 6 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, $20-$25 in advance for adults, $15 in advance for... Fri, 23 Dec 2011 17:21:01 MST Violinist Jenny Oaks Baker nominated for Grammy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705395179/Violinist-Jenny-Oaks-Baker-nominated-for-Grammy.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705395179/Violinist-Jenny-Oaks-Baker-nominated-for-Grammy.html?pg=all Violinist Jenny Oaks Baker's latest album, "Wish Upon a Star," with arrangements by composer Kurt Bestor, has received a... Thu, 01 Dec 2011 13:12:38 MST Salt Lake City Council considers moving forward with $15M design of Utah Performing Arts Center http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394813/Salt-Lake-City-Council-considers-moving-forward-with-15M-design-of-Utah-Performing-Arts-Center.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705394813/Salt-Lake-City-Council-considers-moving-forward-with-15M-design-of-Utah-Performing-Arts-Center.html?pg=all Mayor Ralph Becker wants to spend $15 million now to begin designing the Utah Performing Arts Center, saying historically low... Tue, 22 Nov 2011 20:21:54 MST Bestor concert to benefit UVU piano scholarship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194429/Bestor-concert-to-benefit-UVU-piano-scholarship.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700194429/Bestor-concert-to-benefit-UVU-piano-scholarship.html?pg=all OREM — Emmy Award-winning composer and recording artist Kurt Bestor will perform a special benefit concert on Nov. 5 at... Thu, 03 Nov 2011 18:12:30 MDT Jenny Oaks Baker puts 'sophisticated' spin on Disney tunes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390610/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-puts-sophisticated-spin-on-Disney-tunes.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705390610/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-puts-sophisticated-spin-on-Disney-tunes.html?pg=all "Wish Upon a Star: A Tribute to the Music of Walt Disney" combines Baker's undeniable talent as a violinist with arrangements... Sun, 11 Sep 2011 15:04:04 MDT Bestor parents are thankful for their children's successes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700144977/Bestor-parents-are-thankful-for-their-childrens-successes.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700144977/Bestor-parents-are-thankful-for-their-childrens-successes.html?pg=all Last fall, when the old Orem High School was being torn down, Rollie Bestor got one of the old bricks for each of his four... Sat, 18 Jun 2011 16:00:00 MDT Bestor show resonates with Christmas spirit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700092760/Bestor-show-resonates-with-Christmas-spirit.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700092760/Bestor-show-resonates-with-Christmas-spirit.html?pg=all Fri, 17 Dec 2010 20:24:56 MST Kurt Bestor bringing youthful vibe to Christmas concerts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700090500/Kurt-Bestor-bringing-youthful-vibe-to-Christmas-concerts.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700090500/Kurt-Bestor-bringing-youthful-vibe-to-Christmas-concerts.html?pg=all Sat, 11 Dec 2010 15:00:00 MST Gallery: Deseret News photos of the week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700081883/Gallery-Deseret-News-photos-of-the-week.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700081883/Gallery-Deseret-News-photos-of-the-week.html?pg=all Deseret News photos of the week, Nov. 8 to Nov. 14, 2010. Sun, 14 Nov 2010 22:47:53 MST