Choir In The News

May 16, 2017

The Salt Lake Tribune

Mormon Tabernacle Choir celebrates collaborations on new album

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has made some famous friends over the years. A dozen appear on the choir's new album, "Mormon Tabernacle Choir & Friends," which dropped Friday on the choir's own label. Read More

May 8, 2017

Playbill

Angela Lansbury and Brian Stokes Mitchell Featured on New Mormon Tabernacle Choir CD

Tony winners Angela Lansbury and Brian Stokes Mitchell, as well as Tony nominee Santino Fontana, can be heard on the new CD Mormon Tabernacle Choir & Friends, which will be released May 12 and commemorates the choir’s 170-year anniversary. Read More

April 27, 2017

For Bass Players Only

Sting cameos on Mormon Tabernacle Choir album

Believe it or not, Sting will be appearing on an upcoming album by the the Mormon Tabernacle Choir that’s due out next month. Read More

April 26, 2017

Broadway World

World-Renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Release New Album ft. Legendary Guest Artists

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square announced today the launch of their latest album, Mormon Tabernacle Choir & Friends to be released on May 12th, which features some of the world's top artists, including James Taylor, Sting, Yo-Yo Ma, David Foster, Angela Lansbury, Amy Grant, Santino Fontana, Renée Fleming, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Sissel, Bryn Terfel and The King's Singers. Read More

April 15, 2017

Deseret News

Tabernacle Choir Easter concert

Commemorating events just prior to and just following the Resurrection of Christ, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square presented their Easter Concert Friday with Beethoven’s seminal work “Christ on the Mount of Olives” followed by the world premiere of music director Mack Wilberg’s “A Cloud of Witnesses.” Read More

April 14, 2017

Deseret News

Church News editorial: 'a cloud of witnesses'

Wrote the psalmist, “Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning” (Psalm 30:5). This passage has no keener application than to those of Jesus’ inner circle of disciples who experienced the agony of beholding His crucifixion, then came to understand the triumph of His victory over the grave. Read More

April 13, 2017

Mormon Newsroom

ABC Network Invites Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Participate in Disney Singalong

The ABC Network invited the renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir to join a Disney singalong that aired on ABCnews.com and Good Morning America’s social media platforms. The choir recorded the familiar tune “Be Our Guest” from “Beauty and the Beast” in response to the special TV network invitation. Read More

April 5, 2017

Deseret News

New Mack Wilberg composition will premiere at choir Easter concert

When the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square present their Easter concert April 14 and 15, they will premiere a new work, “A Cloud of Witnesses,” the latest collaboration between musical director Mack Wilberg and librettist David Warner. Read More

March 7, 2017

Deseret News

Tabernacle organist’s invitation to Lutheran music minister leads to concert performance

Tabernacle organist Linda Margetts first met Dr. Bill Brusick, minister of music at Trinity Klein Lutheran Church in Spring, Texas, in the Conference Center at Temple Square in Salt Lake City. She invited him to play the Conference Center organ following the noon concert that he and his wife attended. According to Dr. Brusick, an organist himself, “She spoke seven magical words to me which were … do you want to play the organ?” Read More

February 10, 2017

Deseret News

Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein, proves that music 'runs in the family'

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sang the songs of the famous duo Rodgers and Hammerstein and were joined by Oscar Hammerstein II’s grandson, Oscar “Andy” Hammerstein III, as well as singer Dallyn Vail Bayles in demonstrating through song and story that music “runs in the family.” Read More

February 3, 2017

Deseret News

Mormon Tabernacle Choir organist to perform dedication concert for a South Carolina church

The First Presbyterian Church on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is getting a new organ console at the end of the month. And Richard Elliott, a principal organist with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, will help dedicate it during a free concert on Feb. 24, according to The Island Packet, a newspaper for the Lowcountry of South Carolina. Read More

January 27, 2017

Deseret News

Choir, apostles participate in presidential inauguration

An apostle and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir played prominent roles in separate inauguration ceremonies for U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday, Jan. 20, and Saturday, Jan. 21. Read More