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Tabernacle Choir Releases Epic “Duel of the Fates” Star Wars Video

Tabernacle Choir Releases Epic Duel of the Fates Star Wars Video

The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square released a new video Thursday highlighting their performance of “Duel of the Fates.” The song was originally written by legendary composer John Williams for Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. The music video was directed by Devin Graham.  You can get this song on the Tabernacle Choir’s latest CD here. Legendary film composer …

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The Tabernacle Choir Cancels 2020 Christmas Concert

The Tabernacle Choir Cancels 2020 Christmas Concert

The Tabernacle Choir announced today, August 21, 2020, that it is canceling its annual Christmas concert featuring the Choir, the Orchestra at Temple Square and the Bells at Temple Square. The cancellation is consistent with earlier direction provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to postpone large public gatherings in areas challenged by COVID-19. Also canceled is the fall …

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Watch the Tabernacle Choir’s Special Broadcast This Weekend

Watch the Tabernacle Choir's Special Broadcast This Weekend

Guest performers will join The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square in a special worldwide broadcast this weekend to commemorate 90 years of “Music and the Spoken Word.” Members of the choir organization met with media Friday to discuss the history of the choir’s weekly broadcast and what viewers can expect to see in the prerecorded program. “It is …

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Tabernacle Choir to Celebrate 90 Years of “Music & the Spoken Word”

Tabernacle Choir to Celebrate 90 Years of "Music & the Spoken Word"

This summer, the Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square have been broadcasting “Music & the Spoken Word” for 90 years. To celebrate the program’s 90th year of broadcasting, making in the longest-running national radio program, the Choir will host “Music for a Summer Evening” on July 18, 2020. The program will begin at 7:00 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time and …

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Tabernacle Choir to Launch Streamed Organ Recitals

Tabernacle Choir to Launch Streamed Organ Recitals

The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square will begin a live stream organ recital series from the Salt Lake Tabernacle on Temple Square later this month. The current COVID-19 pandemic temporarily halted the organ recitals in the historic Tabernacle, which have been a tradition for more than a century. But noon recitals will now resume via the internet, without an audience, …

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The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square Unveils New Logo

The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square Unveils New Logo

The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square has a new look and modern direction, making it even more relevant to listeners and viewers throughout the world. The announcement was made on Thursday, April 23, 2020, during a virtual news conference that included Ron Jarrett, president of the choir, and music director Mack Wilberg participating from their homes in Utah. Jarrett unveiled the …

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Christmas Season Celebrated at Tabernacle Choir Christmas Concerts

Christmas Season Celebrated at Tabernacle Choir Christmas Concerts

On a rainy evening in Salt Lake City thousands of people filed into the Conference Center Thursday, December 12, 2019, to attend the opening performance of this year’s Christmas concert. Acclaimed Broadway singer and actress Kelli O’Hara and renowned actor Richard Thomas joined The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, the Orchestra at Temple Square and Bells on Temple Square for …

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The Tabernacle Choir Announces International 2020 Heritage Tour

The Tabernacle Choir Announces International 2020 Heritage Tour

The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square announced plans for an international tour in 2020. Labeled the Heritage Tour, the Choir will perform in six cities in four Nordic countries and the United Kingdom over 22 days from Thursday, June 25, through Thursday, July 16, 2020. The tour will comprise performances in the following venues and cities: June 27: Konserthuset Stockholm in Stockholm, Sweden …

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