Choir In The News

July 16, 2018

Tyler Morning Paragraph

Tyler choral director Dr. Cameron Rose arranges piece for Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra

Dr. Cameron Rose is most known in Tyler for conducting university and church choirs and for teaching. Yet Rose is more widely known across the country as a music composer not only for universities and churches, but in the professional world as well. Read More

July 12, 2018

LDS Church News

'Music and the Spoken Word' doesn't miss a beat — what the world's longest continuous broadcast is celebrating this week

To best appreciate the longevity of the “Music and the Spoken Word” broadcast, consider a few everyday things that arrived after (in some cases, long after) the iconic weekly program’s 1929 debut: • The helicopter was invented a decade after the maiden “Music and the Spoken Word” episode. Read More

June 29, 2018

The News Tribune

She joined the renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Now a teacher who inspired her will watch her perform

Emily Pulham's path to music started in University Place and led to the world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Read More

June 19, 2018

LDS Church News

Live on the Pacific Coast, 'America's Choir' is back on the road

Given the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s vast television, radio and online audience, it’s fair to ask why the Church’s “musical ambassadors” still take their show on the road. Read More

June 15, 2018

Vancouver Sun

Mormon Tabernacle Choir visits Vancouver for first time in 32 years

It’s been more than three decades since the Mormon Tabernacle Choir last visited Vancouver. Read More

May 31, 2018

The Salt Lake Tribune

‘Glee’ star will join ‘Mary Poppins’ and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Pioneer Day concerts

The former star of “Glee” and his Broadway co-star will perform with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir at a pair of Pioneer Day concerts. Read More

May 31, 2018

Deseret News

'Finding Neverland' Broadway stars Matthew Morrison and Laura Michelle Kelly to headline Mormon Tabernacle Choir's Pioneer Day concert

For this year’s Pioneer Day celebrations, former Broadway co-stars Matthew Morrison and Laura Michelle Kelly will perform with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square during the annual Broadway-themed “Music for a Summer Evening” concert. Read More

April 26, 2018

Deseret News

Behind the pipes: Salt Lake Tabernacle organist reflects on 36 year career

Clay Christiansen was on the verge of desperation — the kind that makes a person contemplate crazy things like trying to scale one of the gates of Temple Square. Read More

April 25, 2018

Deseret News

Being a Tabernacle organist more than a pipe dream for this BYU professor

When Brian Mathias was a teenager, early Sunday mornings meant two things: delivering newspapers and listening to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Read More

April 25, 2018

The Salt Lake Tribune

Mormon Tabernacle Choir bids farewell to one key player — a longtime organist — while welcoming a new one

Clay Christiansen and Brian Mathias — the oldest and newest Mormon Tabernacle Choir organists, respectively — were sitting in a conference room in the Tabernacle basement, chatting amiably about how they came to be where they are, literally and metaphorically. Read More

April 25, 2018

Deseret News

Mormon Tabernacle Choir organist bows out to standing ovation in general conference finale

After 36 years of playing the organ at general conference, Clay Christiansen's last performance ended with a standing ovation by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and others present in the Conference Center after the Sunday morning session of the 188th Annual General Conference. Read More

April 25, 2018

Star-Telegram

Renowned director of Mormon Tabernacle Choir will conduct hymn festival in Fort Worth

One of the most prolific composers and arrangers of the 21st century sits near a window with a view in a studio above his garage. Read More