Choir In The News

February 21, 2018

Deseret News

New organist to accompany the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Ten years since the last auditions were held, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has announced a new Tabernacle organist. Read More

January 18, 2018

Sutton Foster, Hugh Bonneville talk working with Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Tony Award winner Sutton Foster and Downton Abbey star Hugh Bonneville spoke to FanSided about performing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Christmas. Read More

January 5, 2018

Broadway World

BWW Exclusive Magnificent Christmas Concert

Two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster(THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, LITTLE WOMEN, SHREK THE MUSICAL, ANYTHING GOES) and television and film star Hugh Bonneville(DOWNTON ABBEY, PADDINGTON, IRIS, GALAVANT) were the special guests at this year's magnificent Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas concert, also featuring the Orchestra at Temple Square, the Bells on Temple Square, and the Gabriel Trumpet Ensemble. Read More

January 5, 2018

Deseret News

Hugh Bonneville congratulates Mormon Tabernacle Choir for 'extraordinary' Christmas tradition

Acclaimed British actor Hugh Bonneville congratulated the Mormon Tabernacle Choir at a press conference on Dec. 15 for the “extraordinary tradition” it has achieved through its annual Christmas concerts. Read More

January 5, 2018

Deseret News

Guest artists effusive in their praise of Tabernacle Choir Christmas concert experience

They have performed in some of the great venues in the world, yet both guest artists appearing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir at this year’s Christmas concert describe the experience as “overwhelming.” Read More

January 5, 2018


Mormon Tabernacle Christmas concert thrills crowds, wows special guests Hugh Bonneville and Sutton Foster

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The Mormon Tabernacle Choir wrapped up the third night of its annual Christmas Concert Saturday night. People came from near and far to see the annual event at the Conference Center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Read More

January 5, 2018

The Daily Herald

For Sutton Foster and Hugh Bonneville the LDS Christmas concert is all about family

For 18 years, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has gifted the community each Christmas with a well-produced Christmas concert production free of charge. Read More

December 21, 2017

The Salt Lake Tribune

How does the Mormon Tabernacle Choir land top-notch guests? Here’s the man to ask.

He’s a diplomat, amateur psychologist, negotiator, relationship counselor, fashion consultant and grief counselor. He’s sat around the table with Muppets, ambushed a TV aristocrat at the airport and made Walter Cronkite an offer he couldn’t refuse. Read More

December 21, 2017

The Doug Wright Show -

Sutton Foster sings with the Mormon tabernacle choir

Mormon tabernacle choir president Ron Jarrett joined the Doug Wright Show about the Christmas performance that included Sutton Foster. The Doug Wright Show is hosted by KSL News Radio's Doug Wright, who also hosts the infamous KSL Movie Show. Read More

December 15, 2017

The Salt Lake Tribune

From ‘Downton Abbey’ to downtown Salt Lake City, Hugh Bonneville joins Mormon Tabernacle Choir for Christmas shows

(Photo by Stuart McClymont) The Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s Christmas concerts will have a British flair yet again. Following his countrymen Martin Jarvis, Jane Seymour, Michael York, Claire Bloom and Angela Lansbury (not to mention Irish actor Roma Downey and Welshman John Rhys-Davies), actor Hugh Bonneville — best-known for his six seasons as Robert, Earl of Grantham, on “Downton Abbey” — will narrate this year’s shows. Read More

December 11, 2017

The Salt Lake Tribune

Meet the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's secret weapon organist Richard Elliott

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has its secret weapon ready for this week’s Christmas concerts: principal organist Richard Elliott, whose solo arrangements invariably earn the first standing ovation of the night. Read More

December 1, 2017

Deseret News

Twila Van Leer The Mormon Tabernacle Choir belongs to all of us

I sing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Of course, I am generally lolling around on a couch with CD accompaniment while the rest of the gang are holding forth in the Tabernacle on Temple Square, in the Conference Center or in some distant land where the applause resounds around the world. Read More