The Tabernacle Choir Releases New Collaborative Single and Music Video “Wayfaring Stranger” with The Piano Guys
The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, one of the most celebrated choral ensembles in the world, has collaborated with The Piano Guys, an American music duo, to release a single of the beloved hymn “Wayfaring Stranger.” The collaboration is a groundbreaking musical feat, which brings together two beloved and renowned musical groups.
“Wayfaring Stranger” is a traditional American folk hymn, which has roots in the Appalachian region of the United States. The origins of the hymn are unknown, but it is believed to have been written in the nineteenth century, during a time of great social and cultural upheaval in America. The hymn’s lyrics speak to the struggles and hardships of the journey through life and the hope and comfort that faith can bring in times of darkness and adversity.
Over the years, countless artists have performed “Wayfaring Stranger,” and it has become a staple in the American musical canon. A wide range of musicians, from Johnny Cash to Emmylou Harris, have covered the song, and it has been featured in numerous movies and television shows.
In the new single release, The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square and The Piano Guys lend their unique musical talents to create a powerful and moving rendition of “Wayfaring Stranger.” The song showcases the stunning vocal harmonies of The Tabernacle Choir backed by the soaring, virtuosic piano and cello of The Piano Guys.
In addition to the single release, a one-of-a-kind music video has been produced, which features the members of The Tabernacle Choir and The Piano Guys performing the song in a stunning natural setting, surrounded by breathtaking vistas of mountains and valleys. The music video can be viewed here.
The collaboration between The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square and The Piano Guys is a testament to the enduring power of music to bring people together. The song’s timeless message of hope and perseverance in the face of adversity is a fitting reminder of the importance of faith, compassion, and empathy in our modern world.
The release of “Wayfaring Stranger” is sure to be a musical highlight of the year and a must-listen for fans of both The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square and The Piano Guys. The single is available for streaming and download on all major digital music platforms, and the music video can be viewed on YouTube.
For easy access to listen and download the single and to view the music video, click here.