(Updated November 10, 2022)
The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is synonymous with Christmas celebrations. Many people’s first acquaintance with the Choir is through its Christmas music. During the Christmas season music is everywhere as people gather to renew friendships, enjoy family, and celebrate the wondrous birth of Jesus Christ. Christmas music has the power to bring people closer to the divine and to evoke memories of joyful childhood experiences, families gathered around the Christmas tree, and gift exchanges with dear friends.
The Assembly Hall organ has been called the “crowning jewel of the Assembly Hall.” Coming up is a rare opportunity to watch the Piping Up: Organ Concerts at Temple Square streamed from the historic Assembly Hall on November 16, 18, and 20.
England’s CLASSICAL-MUSIC.com released in late October its list of the ten best choirs in the world. That’s right, the world. The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is one of them. The choirs range dramatically in size, nationality, and longevity. What they have in common is they are uncommonly good. According to CLASSICAL-MUSIC.com, they are the best.
The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is excited to announce the December dates for the annual Christmas with The Tabernacle Choir holiday specials featuring Tony Award®-winning star Kelli O'Hara and renowned actor Richard Thomas. Both PBS and BYUtv, the family entertainment HD cable TV network, will air these special Christmas broadcasts filmed prior to pandemic restrictions during The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square’s Christmas concerts in 2019.