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Christmas Articles

Listen to Choir Christmas Music 24/7 Now Through Christmas!

Now through Christmas Day, the Choir’s 24/7 music stream—powered by the Mormon Channel—will feature nonstop Christmas music from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square’s Christmas albums, Music and the Spoken Word Christmas specials, and past Christmas concerts.

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“The Wexford Carol,” New Choir Holiday Video Released!

Watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s new video released Thanksgiving weekend on the Choir website at featuring “The Wexford Carol!” The new Mack Wilberg arrangement of this unforgettable carol was performed by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square at the 2015 Christmas Concert and on their recently released Hallelujah! CD and DVD.

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Make Messiah a Part of Your Christmas!

Today, almost 275 years since its premier performance, Handel’s beloved Messiah oratorio has become a favorite of both Christmas and Easter celebrations everywhere. Many will be surprised to learn that Messiah was not originally intended to be performed primarily as Christmas music. The first performance of Messiah took place in April, 1742 in Dublin and Easter-time performances continued during the decades that followed. Over the years, as the appreciation for Messiah spread, the number of Christmas season performances increased.

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Hallelujah! Christmas CD and DVD Released

This Christmas the whole world can experience the uplifting 2015 Christmas concert from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir with the release of Hallelujah! The DVD and CD are now available online and in stores. Digital downloads, both in audio and HD video, are also available.

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How to Get 2016 Christmas Concert Tickets

It’s early to talk about Christmas since fall has just arrived, but ticket distribution for the 2016 Christmas concerts by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square, and Bells on Temple Square is changing. This article provides readers advance notice of this change.

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Christmas Devotional Features Choir Singing Sacred Hymns

Christmas music, sacred music, is so much a part of the season celebrating the birth of the Christ child.  Every year The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints holds its annual Christmas devotional which features messages by Church leaders appropriate to the Christmas season.  The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square add to the spirit of the evening with specially selected Christmas hymns and cherished carols.

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