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Once Upon A Christmas (2012)

In December 2011, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square, and Bells on Temple Square were joined by Emmy-award winning actress Jane Seymour and famed baritone Nathan Gunn in a series of concerts that highlighted these stories of Christmases past. These concerts thrilled the combined audience of more than 80,000 in the Conference Center at Temple Square, a reminder that Christmas traditions from long ago still inspire us today.

  • Language English
  • UPC Code 783027023022
  • Media Types CD; MP3; Digital Download

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  1. TracksTrack TitleTrack Time
  2. 01 Deck The Hall 2:07
    Lyrics By
    Traditional
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra
  3. 02 Processional: Sing Forth This Day 6:41
    Lyrics By
    David Warner
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Choir, Orchestra, and Bells featuring Jane Seymour
  4. 03 In dulci jubilo 3:00
    Lyrics By
    Traditional
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Nathan Gunn, Choir and Orchestra
  5. 04 Sing Lullaby 4:50
    Lyrics By
    Sabine Baring-Gould
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Nathan Gunn with Orchestra
  6. 05 Domine fili unigenite, from Gloria 1:22
    Lyrics By
    Traditional
    Publisher
    Universal Music/Editions Salabert and SDRM
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra
  7. 06 Mighty Lord, and King All-Glorious, from Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 2:03
    Lyrics By
    Anonymous
    Publisher
    Public Domain
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra featuring Nathan Gunn
  8. 07 Ah! Dearest Jesus, from Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 1:18
    Lyrics By
    Martin Luther
    Publisher
    Public Domain
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra
  9. 08 And God Said: The Day Shall Dawn, from King David 3:55
    Lyrics By
    René Morax, trans. by Edward Agate
    Publisher
    Universal Music - MGB Songs on behalf of Hug-Co. and G. Ricordi & Co. Buehnen - UND
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra
  10. 09 ’Twas the Night before Christmas 7:54
    Lyrics By
    Anonymous, attr. to Clement Moore
    Publisher
    Shawnee Press/Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Nathan Gunn, Choir and Orchestra
  11. 10 A Wintry Mix: Winter Wonderland, White Christmas, Let it Snow! 5:33
    Orchestration By
    Mike Davis
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Nathan Gunn, Choir and Orchestra
  12. 11 Shepherds’ Dance 2:38
    Publisher
    Organmusicdownloads.com
    Other
    Richard Elliott
  13. 12 Silent Night 4:05
    Lyrics By
    Joseph Mohr
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra featuring Nathan Gunn
  14. 13 Luke 2: The Christmas Story 2:22
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Choir and Orchestra featuring Jane Seymour
  15. 14 Angels, from the Realms of Glory 4:26
    Lyrics By
    James Montgomery
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Choir, Orchestra, and Bells featuring Nathan Gunn
  16. 15 Good King Wenceslas 17:42
    Lyrics By
    Narration text: David Warner
    Publisher
    Unpublished Manuscript
    Other
    Choir, Orchestra, and Bells featuring Jane Seymour

Description

Once again, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square bring a Christmas experience of magnificent proportion. Teaming up with Emmy award-winning actress Jane Seymour and powerful operatic baritone Nathan Gunn, Once Upon a Christmas is a majestic performance filled with the magic of the holidays. Join an audience of over 80,000 in the Conference Center at Temple Square in Salt Lake City and bring home this stunning storytelling and musical performance today!

Bonus Features - Go to the Conference Center soundstage and hear Jane Seymour and Nathan Gunn describe their unique experiences in performing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square.
Backstage with Jane Seymour
Backstage with Nathan Gunn
Choir Press Conference Excerpts with comments from Nathan Gunn, Jane Seymour, Mac Christensen and Mack Wilberg

Mormon Channel: Choir Premieres

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