Mormon Tabernacle Choir http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Mormon Tabernacle Choir en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:01 MDT Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:16:52 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Choir and guest artist tell stories in 'a Summer Celebration of Song' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607505/Choir-and-guest-artist-tell-stories-in-a-Summer-Celebration-of-Song.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607505/Choir-and-guest-artist-tell-stories-in-a-Summer-Celebration-of-Song.html A potpourri of show tunes set against a backdrop of ancestral heritage characterized this year’s Pioneer Day Concert of... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:05:00 MDT Faith and determination bring blessings today as they did for pioneers, a Church leader says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607493/Faith-and-determination-bring-blessings-today-as-they-did-for-pioneers-a-Church-leader-says.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607493/Faith-and-determination-bring-blessings-today-as-they-did-for-pioneers-a-Church-leader-says.html God will bless those who live today in their challenges as He did the Mormon pioneers in their effort to create an oasis in... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:30:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings 'Happy' medley with actor from 'Frozen' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607340/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-sings-Happy-medley-with-actor-from-Frozen.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607340/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-sings-Happy-medley-with-actor-from-Frozen.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir experienced a first last weekend when Santino Fontana, known for his role as Hans in "Frozen,"... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:55:00 MDT Guest artist Fontana tells stories through song at Tabernacle Choir concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607215/Guest-artist-Fontana-tells-stories-through-song-at-Tabernacle-Choir-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607215/Guest-artist-Fontana-tells-stories-through-song-at-Tabernacle-Choir-concert.html The annual Pioneer Day Concert of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square features guest artist Santino... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:30:00 MDT 'Frozen' star Santino Fontana talks princely behavior, upcoming performance with Mormon Tabernacle Choir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606774/Frozen-star-Santino-Fontana-talks-princely-behavior-upcoming-performance-with-Mormon-Tabernacle.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606774/Frozen-star-Santino-Fontana-talks-princely-behavior-upcoming-performance-with-Mormon-Tabernacle.html Hailed for “mellifluous singing” by New York magazine, Mormon Tabernacle Choir guest soloist Fontana has been... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 15:30:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir will be focus of new movie http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606780/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-will-be-focus-of-new-movie.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606780/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-will-be-focus-of-new-movie.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir announced Friday that it will be part of a feature-length movie that will tell the story of one... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 09:41:22 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir to collaborate on feature film with Candlelight Media http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606766/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-to-collaborate-on-feature-film-with-Candlelight-Media.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606766/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-to-collaborate-on-feature-film-with-Candlelight-Media.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Inc. announced its collaboration with Candlelight Media Group on a new feature length motion... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:55:00 MDT What's new: 'The Missionary Collection' by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Orchestra at Temple Square http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606626/Whats-new-The-Missionary-Collection-by-the-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-and-the-Orchestra-at-Temple.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606626/Whats-new-The-Missionary-Collection-by-the-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-and-the-Orchestra-at-Temple.html The recently released “The Missionary Collection” takes four collections of music from the choir and the... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:00:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir accepting applications http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606326/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-accepting-applications.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606326/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-accepting-applications.html Applications to join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir are available through Aug. 15. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:05:32 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir video highlights performance for Helen Keller in Salt Lake http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606240/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-video-highlights-performance-for-Helen-Keller-in-Salt-Lake.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606240/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-video-highlights-performance-for-Helen-Keller-in-Salt-Lake.html Richard Elliot, the current organist for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, recently related the story of when Helen Keller made a... Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:51:35 MDT Sterling performances make Hale Orem's 'Man of La Mancha' exhilarating http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606072/Sterling-performances-make-Hale-Orems-Man-of-La-Mancha-exhilarating.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606072/Sterling-performances-make-Hale-Orems-Man-of-La-Mancha-exhilarating.html The Hale Center Theater Orem production of “Man of La Mancha” captures splendor and wisdom to make the classic... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:07:18 MDT Lindsey Stirling performs at Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605866/Lindsey-Stirling-performs-at-Washington-DC-Temple-Visitors-Center.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605866/Lindsey-Stirling-performs-at-Washington-DC-Temple-Visitors-Center.html Lindsey Stirling gave a fireside at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center June 25 where she both spoke and played her... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:41:01 MDT Brad Rock: Don't touch that dial! Jazz still in deal mode http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605782/Dont-touch-that-dial-Jazz-still-in-deal-mode.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605782/Dont-touch-that-dial-Jazz-still-in-deal-mode.html General manager Dennis Lindsey has shown he's willing to entertain big offers for big rewards, in hopes of landing the No. 1... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:55:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces pioneer concert guest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605440/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-announces-pioneer-concert-guest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605440/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-announces-pioneer-concert-guest.html The artist who brought magic to life as Prince Hans in Disney’s blockbuster film Frozen will headline this... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 11:55:00 MDT Jenny Oaks Baker and a career built for the goodnight kisses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605204/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-and-a-career-built-for-the-goodnight-kisses.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605204/Jenny-Oaks-Baker-and-a-career-built-for-the-goodnight-kisses.html Jenny Oaks Baker, the Grammy-nominated violinist from Utah, traded a sweet gig with the National Symphony to be home with her... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:45:00 MDT 'Frozen' star to perform with Mormon Tabernacle Choir in Pioneer Day concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605122/Frozen-star-to-perform-with-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-in-Pioneer-Day-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605122/Frozen-star-to-perform-with-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-in-Pioneer-Day-concert.html Santino Fontana, known for his role as Hans in "Frozen," will join The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square... Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:13:36 MDT June events at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604239/June-events-at-the-Washington-DC-Temple-Visitors-Center.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604239/June-events-at-the-Washington-DC-Temple-Visitors-Center.html Events at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors’ Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in June... Sun, 01 Jun 2014 05:50:00 MDT Stars of Broadway and opera to boost BYU's Bravo! Performing Arts 2014-15 season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602634/Stars-of-Broadway-and-opera-to-boost-BYUs-Bravo-Performing-Arts-2014-15-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602634/Stars-of-Broadway-and-opera-to-boost-BYUs-Bravo-Performing-Arts-2014-15-season.html Tony Award-winning Sutton Foster and opera luminary Nathan Gunn will headline BYU’s Bravo! Performing Arts series'... Wed, 07 May 2014 17:10:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir retires 28 members http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602471/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-retires-28-members.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602471/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-retires-28-members.html With tears streaming down most of their faces, 27 members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and one member of the volunteer... Tue, 06 May 2014 09:00:00 MDT Rare photo identified as first director of Tabernacle Choir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602188/Rare-photo-identified-as-first-director-of-Tabernacle-Choir.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602188/Rare-photo-identified-as-first-director-of-Tabernacle-Choir.html The discovery of a rare and important photo brings to light the life of John Parry, an early resident of Utah who helped... Sun, 04 May 2014 00:25:00 MDT From 'Bring Him Home' to 'Trust,' Alfie Boe says, 'I just love to sing' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601813/From-Bring-Him-Home-to-Trust-Alfie-Boe-says-I-just-love-to-sing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601813/From-Bring-Him-Home-to-Trust-Alfie-Boe-says-I-just-love-to-sing.html In a Deseret News interview, musical theater and opera soloist Alfie Boe discusses the release of his contemporary CD "Trust"... Sat, 26 Apr 2014 16:15:00 MDT Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's Messiah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601708/Tabernacle-Choir-performs-Handels-Messiah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601708/Tabernacle-Choir-performs-Handels-Messiah.html For the Easter concert on Temple Square, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square presented Messiah to... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:04:22 MDT Tabernacle Choir announces 2015 tour http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601709/Tabernacle-Choir-announces-2015-tour.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601709/Tabernacle-Choir-announces-2015-tour.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will visit five cities on the Atlantic Coast next summer. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 00:45:00 MDT Disney to make 'It's a Small World' feature film http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601702/Disney-to-make-Its-a-Small-World-feature-film.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601702/Disney-to-make-Its-a-Small-World-feature-film.html The Disney theme park staple "It's a Small World" can be found in every Disney theme park around the world, and the... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:55:00 MDT 'Walking Dead,' 'Doctor Who' stars attend Mormon Tabernacle Choir performance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601611/Walking-Dead-Doctor-Who-stars-attend-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-performance.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601611/Walking-Dead-Doctor-Who-stars-attend-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-performance.html Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience guests Laurie Holden of "The Walking Dead" and Karen Gillan of "Doctor Who" prolonged their... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:03:59 MDT No. 1 on two charts, 'He is Risen' latest hit from Mormon Tabernacle Choir http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601503/No-1-on-two-charts-He-is-Risen-latest-hit-from-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601503/No-1-on-two-charts-He-is-Risen-latest-hit-from-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir's new album "He is Risen" reached No. 1 on two Billboard music charts this week. The album jumped... Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:00:00 MDT Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah' for Easter Concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601408/Tabernacle-Choir-performs-Handels-Messiah-for-Easter-Concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601408/Tabernacle-Choir-performs-Handels-Messiah-for-Easter-Concert.html In two performances Friday and Saturday, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square and four soloists presented... Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:35:00 MDT Easter: A time of renewal and unity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601400/Easter-A-time-of-renewal-and-unity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601400/Easter-A-time-of-renewal-and-unity.html Local Christian congregations meet together in celebration of Jesus Christ. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:33:18 MDT Watch: Mormon Tabernacle Choir performs Handel's 'Messiah' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652214/Watch-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-performs-Handels-Messiah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652214/Watch-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-performs-Handels-Messiah.html Watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square perform Handel's "Messiah." Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:30:00 MDT Crowds to flock to Salt Lake City this weekend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601367/Crowds-to-flock-to-Salt-Lake-City-this-weekend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601367/Crowds-to-flock-to-Salt-Lake-City-this-weekend.html Thousands and thousands of people are expected to come to Salt Lake City to attend several events this weekend, and that... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:55:00 MDT BYU Easter Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601251/BYU-Easter-Conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601251/BYU-Easter-Conference.html Annual Easter Conference at Brigham Young University celebrates the Savior's life, mission and Resurrection. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:52:31 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir to carry on tradition of Handel's 'Messiah' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601239/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-to-carry-on-tradition-of-Handels-Messiah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601239/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-to-carry-on-tradition-of-Handels-Messiah.html This Easter weekend, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will perform Handel's "Messiah" in full. The... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:00:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir celebrates Easter weekend with highly anticipated 'Messiah' concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601230/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-celebrates-Easter-weekend-with-highly-anticipated-Messiah-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601230/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-celebrates-Easter-weekend-with-highly-anticipated-Messiah-concert.html The anticipated "Messiah" concert from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra will occur this Friday and Saturday, April... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:35:00 MDT Defending the Faith: 'Preach the gospel always; if necessary, use words' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601159/Preach-the-gospel-always-if-necessary-use-words.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601159/Preach-the-gospel-always-if-necessary-use-words.html Three significant works of serious Mormon music have now been brought together in one missionary-minded compact disc. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT What's new: 'He is Risen' celebrates different perspectives of Easter music http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601088/Whats-new-He-is-Risen-celebrates-different-perspectives-of-Easter-music.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601088/Whats-new-He-is-Risen-celebrates-different-perspectives-of-Easter-music.html Six songs celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ performed by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:00:00 MDT Elder Hugo E. Martinez: 'The Lord is in charge' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600982/Elder-Hugo-E-Martinez-The-Lord-is-in-charge.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600982/Elder-Hugo-E-Martinez-The-Lord-is-in-charge.html Elder Hugo E. Martinez is called to the Seventy — Puerto Rico's first General Authority Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:25:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces 2015 tour dates and locations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600783/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-announces-2015-tour-dates-and-locations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600783/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-announces-2015-tour-dates-and-locations.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra announced their 2015 tour dates and locations, including stops to cities it hasn't... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:02:52 MDT BYU professor who wrote 'Press Forward, Saints' featured in Mormon Tabernacle Choir video http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600616/BYU-professor-who-wrote-Press-Forward-Saints-featured-in-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600616/BYU-professor-who-wrote-Press-Forward-Saints-featured-in-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-video.html BYU professor Marvin K. Gardner and music educator Vanja Watkins were recently featured in a video provided by the Mormon... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:00:00 MDT Fill homes with love, Pres. Monson says as LDS general conference closes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600399/Fill-homes-with-love-Pres-Monson-says-as-LDS-general-conference-closes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600399/Fill-homes-with-love-Pres-Monson-says-as-LDS-general-conference-closes.html President Thomas S. Monson closed the 184th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 23:10:00 MDT 'Be of good courage,' Pres. Monson counsels during Saturday sessions of general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600354/Be-of-good-courage-Pres-Monson-counsels-during-Saturday-sessions-of-general-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600354/Be-of-good-courage-Pres-Monson-counsels-during-Saturday-sessions-of-general-conference.html President Thomas S. Monson and other LDS Church leaders counsel courage in defending faith. Sun, 06 Apr 2014 08:20:00 MDT KSL TV fills general conference weekend with exclusive programming http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600264/KSL-TV-fills-general-conference-weekend-with-exclusive-programming.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600264/KSL-TV-fills-general-conference-weekend-with-exclusive-programming.html In addition to general conference, KSL TV has filled its schedule with unique and exclusive content. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:50:39 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir launches story-driven blog http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599811/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-launches-story-driven-blog.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599811/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-launches-story-driven-blog.html As part of a strategy to bring more people the blessings of gospel choral music around the world, the Church launched a blog... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:05:00 MDT BYUtv to televise James Taylor and Mormon Tabernacle Choir concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599728/BYUtv-to-televise-James-Taylor-and-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599728/BYUtv-to-televise-James-Taylor-and-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-concert.html The O. C. Tanner Gift of Music concert featuring James Taylor, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Utah Symphony will... Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:48:34 MDT Alex Boye's wife shares trials, triumphs of Boye's viral 'Let it Go' cover http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599373/Alex-Boyes-wife-shares-trials-triumphs-of-Boyes-viral-Let-it-Go-cover.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599373/Alex-Boyes-wife-shares-trials-triumphs-of-Boyes-viral-Let-it-Go-cover.html An inside look at the making and planning of Boye's "Let it Go," and a few other things he needed to let go of in order to do... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:25:52 MDT Scottish teenage musician uses talents to share the gospel http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599239/Scottish-teenage-musician-uses-talents-to-share-the-gospel.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599239/Scottish-teenage-musician-uses-talents-to-share-the-gospel.html A three-month trip to Utah changed the life of Scottish folk artist Benjamin Hunter, whose new album “Secret... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:00:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir appears in Disney's 'It's a Small World' 50th Anniversary video http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650228/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-appears-in-Disneys-Its-a-Small-World-50th-Anniversary-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650228/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-appears-in-Disneys-Its-a-Small-World-50th-Anniversary-video.html As a kickoff to a worldwide celebration April 10, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir was among groups and individuals from more than... Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:00:00 MDT A sister missionary shares lessons in becoming a leader http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598689/A-sister-missionary-shares-lessons-in-becoming-a-leader.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598689/A-sister-missionary-shares-lessons-in-becoming-a-leader.html In this excerpt from "Do Not Attempt in Heels," Sharon Belnap Seminario shares lessons she learned in becoming a leader while... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 05:00:00 MDT Overwhelming reaction causes changes to Mormon Tabernacle Choir Easter concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598677/Overwhelming-reaction-causes-changes-to-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-Easter-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598677/Overwhelming-reaction-causes-changes-to-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-Easter-concert.html Fans of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir jumped at the opportunity to get tickets to the upcoming Easter concert. Now that the... Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:50:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces rare, upcoming performance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598351/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-announces-rare-upcoming-performance.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598351/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-announces-rare-upcoming-performance.html The upcoming Easter concert of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra will perhaps be the first of its kind. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:15:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir wins first Emmy in 26 years; YouTube channel gets 5M views in first year http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589958/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-wins-first-Emmy-in-26-years-YouTube-channel-gets-5M-views-in-first-year.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589958/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-wins-first-Emmy-in-26-years-YouTube-channel-gets-5M-views-in-first-year.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has won its first Emmy in 26 years, and it also celebrated the first birthday of its YouTube... Tue, 05 Nov 2013 22:20:00 MST