Mormon Tabernacle Choir http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Mormon Tabernacle Choir en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:22:40 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 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 Concert review: Paired with Utah Symphony, Brian Stokes Mitchell concert is exhilarating http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589813/Concert-review-Paired-with-Utah-Symphony-Brian-Stokes-Mitchell-concert-is-exhilarating.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589813/Concert-review-Paired-with-Utah-Symphony-Brian-Stokes-Mitchell-concert-is-exhilarating.html Broadway showstoppers were the primary focus of soloist Brian Stokes Mitchell’s repertoire with the Utah Symphony... Mon, 04 Nov 2013 10:30:00 MST Mormon-evangelical detente? Mouw, Zacharias to speak to LDS again http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589508/Mormon-evangelical-detente-Mouw-Zacharias-to-speak-to-LDS-again.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589508/Mormon-evangelical-detente-Mouw-Zacharias-to-speak-to-LDS-again.html The visits of evangelical leaders to BYU signal a new evangelical-Mormon detente, a news service says. That "detente" now... Thu, 31 Oct 2013 08:00:00 MDT LDS Church, Boy Scouts celebrate 'A Century of Honor' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589426/LDS-Church-Boy-Scouts-celebrate-A-Century-of-Honor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589426/LDS-Church-Boy-Scouts-celebrate-A-Century-of-Honor.html The LDS Church and Boy Scouts of America commemorated their 100-year-old partnership Tuesday with an event at the LDS... Tue, 29 Oct 2013 23:15:00 MDT From Mormon Tabernacle Choir gig to World Series 'flub?' Or did James Taylor intend a 'mashup?' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589370/From-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-gig-to-World-Series-flub-Or-did-James-Taylor-intend-a-mashup.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589370/From-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-gig-to-World-Series-flub-Or-did-James-Taylor-intend-a-mashup.html Did singer James Taylor go from playing a sold-out concert with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir last month to bobbling the... Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:30:00 MDT Brian Stokes Mitchell to join Utah Symphony in season's first pops concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589174/Brian-Stokes-Mitchell-to-join-Utah-Symphony-in-seasons-first-pops-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589174/Brian-Stokes-Mitchell-to-join-Utah-Symphony-in-seasons-first-pops-concert.html Utah Symphony has announced vocalist Brian Stokes Mitchell will join its first pops concert of the season Nov. 1-2. Sat, 26 Oct 2013 15:40:00 MDT Five fall cultural events you don’t want to miss http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589110/Five-fall-cultural-events-you-don7t-want-to-miss.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589110/Five-fall-cultural-events-you-don7t-want-to-miss.html Fall in Salt Lake City is rife with stimulating activities, both indoors and out. If you haven’t had your dose of... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:38:04 MDT Kaysville neighbors get into Christmas spirit early to help friend with cancer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588894/Kaysville-neighbors-get-into-Christmas-spirit-early-to-help-friend-with-cancer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588894/Kaysville-neighbors-get-into-Christmas-spirit-early-to-help-friend-with-cancer.html For one Kaysville neighborhood, Christmas is coming early this year. It’s all in an effort to give one man his dying... Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:30:00 MDT Utah Symphony/Utah Opera hires 2 new chorus masters http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588673/Utah-SymphonyUtah-Opera-hires-2-new-chorus-masters.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588673/Utah-SymphonyUtah-Opera-hires-2-new-chorus-masters.html After a decade of working with both the Utah Symphony and Utah Opera, chorus master Susanne Sheston is leaving Utah... Sat, 19 Oct 2013 16:10:00 MDT Soprano, British actor to join Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Christmas concerts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587937/Soprano-British-actor-to-join-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-for-Christmas-concerts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587937/Soprano-British-actor-to-join-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-for-Christmas-concerts.html Mormon Tabernacle Choir officials announced Tuesday that American soprano Deborah Voigt and British actor John Rhys-Davies... Tue, 08 Oct 2013 11:00:00 MDT 'Spiritually fed': Powerful sermons highlight Sunday's conference sessions (+photos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587849/Spiritually-fed-Powerful-sermons-highlight-Sundays-conference-sessions-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587849/Spiritually-fed-Powerful-sermons-highlight-Sundays-conference-sessions-photos.html Powerful addresses by two members of the First Presidency and five apostles were a big part of the reason why LDS Church... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 21:20:19 MDT Prophet urges 'increased kindness toward one another' as conference closes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587846/Prophet-urges-increased-kindness-toward-one-another-as-conference-closes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587846/Prophet-urges-increased-kindness-toward-one-another-as-conference-closes.html With a plea for church members to “show increased kindness toward one another” and to “ever be found doing... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 19:47:00 MDT 'God is with us,' President Monson reminds Sunday morning conference session http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587823/God-is-with-us-President-Monson-reminds-Sunday-morning-conference-session.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587823/God-is-with-us-President-Monson-reminds-Sunday-morning-conference-session.html On the day before what would have been his 65th wedding anniversary, LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson spoke movingly of... Sun, 06 Oct 2013 14:20:00 MDT President Monson notes growth of LDS Church during Saturday morning conference session http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587751/President-Monson-notes-growth-of-LDS-Church-during-Saturday-morning-conference-session.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587751/President-Monson-notes-growth-of-LDS-Church-during-Saturday-morning-conference-session.html LDS Church President opened the 183rd Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 13:35:00 MDT Spirit and music: Special youth choir prepares to bring spirit to priesthood session http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587255/Spirit-and-music-Special-youth-choir-prepares-to-bring-spirit-to-priesthood-session.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587255/Spirit-and-music-Special-youth-choir-prepares-to-bring-spirit-to-priesthood-session.html A dedicated group of 364 young men from the Murray, Utah, area have been working hard to bring the Spirit to the general... Sat, 05 Oct 2013 06:10:00 MDT Why LDS artist Alex Boye took part in viral Mormon version of 'That's What Makes You Beautiful' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587589/Why-LDS-artist-Alex-Boye-took-part-in-viral-Mormon-version-of-Thats-What-Makes-You-Beautiful.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587589/Why-LDS-artist-Alex-Boye-took-part-in-viral-Mormon-version-of-Thats-What-Makes-You-Beautiful.html Participating in the Lone Peak Sandy Stake's Young Women's Standards Night was not something LDS artist Alex Boye had planned... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 13:55:00 MDT Tweeting: Social media changes the way people experience LDS general conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587560/Tweeting-Social-media-changes-the-way-people-experience-LDS-general-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587560/Tweeting-Social-media-changes-the-way-people-experience-LDS-general-conference.html The 183rd Semiannual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will open this weekend with... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 08:40:00 MDT Books share teachings of President Monson, President Packer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587258/Books-share-teachings-of-President-Monson-President-Packer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587258/Books-share-teachings-of-President-Monson-President-Packer.html This fall, new books share the teachings of LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson and President Boyd K. Packer, the president... Mon, 30 Sep 2013 05:00:00 MDT