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Venues and Ticket Availability Announced for 2016 European Tour

Last July, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir announced that for the first time in nearly two decades both the Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will tour internationally, performing in seven European cities in June and July 2016.  The Choir has now named the venues where the performances will take place and the start of ticket sales in all seven venues.

At the time the tour was announced, President Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said, “Our goal is for the Choir and its companion Orchestra at Temple Square to be a shining example of the musical arts to all the world. With the announcement of this European tour, I am delighted that these noted ensembles will have the opportunity to touch the hearts of people in multiple nations through their magnificent music.”  These special performances as envisioned by President Monson will take place in some of the most noted concert halls in Europe.  Here are the cities and the concert venues:

Wednesday, June 29
Berlin, Germany, Berlin Philharmonie

Friday, July 1
Nuremberg, Germany, Meistersingerhalle

Sunday, July 3
Vienna, Austria, Musikverein

Wednesday, July 6
Zurich, Switzerland, Hallenstadion

Saturday, July 9
Frankfurt, Germany, Jahrhunderthalle

Monday, July 11
Brussels, Belgium, Bozar Centre for Fine Arts

Wednesday, July 13
Rotterdam, The Netherlands, De Doelen

Ticket purchase information can be obtained by clicking on the venue name or at Choir president Ron Jarrett said “Now with this tour, we are thrilled that for the first time in nearly two decades, international audiences will be able to enjoy the music of the Choir in person. With the challenges of today’s world, we are excited to share the joy and peace the music of the Choir brings, which knows no boundaries of age or nationality.”