“Music is the universal language of mankind,” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote. The truth of his statement was evident during and after the Sunday, March 20, 2016 broadcast of Music & the Spoken Word.
The hottest tickets in town were claimed faster than you can say “Halleluj….!” Gone—just like that!
Siope Kinikini—Bass, Mormon Tabernacle Choir
In 2015, Broadway leading lady Laura Osnes graced the Conference Center stage for the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s annual Pioneer Day concerts. The overwhelmingly positive response to her performance led to her return a mere five months later for the Christmas concerts. The concerts also featured British actor Martin Jarvis as the narrator and four Metropolitan Opera soloists.
Hallelujah! Thank you to everyone who purchased the new albums!
On January 20, 1981, Ronald Reagan was inaugurated as the 40th president of the United States of America. During the inaugural parade, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir sang a spirited rendition of “Battle Hymn of the Republic” while President Reagan, First Lady Nancy Reagan, and their family watched from the stands of the presidential review box.