TONIGHT, TONIGHT! ♪♫♪ – The Mormon Tabernacle Choir is sharing a special performance of Handel’s MESSIAH in it’s entirety with the world – LIVE streaming tonight Friday March 23, 2018 from the Tabernacle on temple Square in Salt Lake City!
And yes, I will be singing (front row- to your left).
7:00-7:30 PM Mountain Time: A 30 minute pre-show , interviewing conductor Mack Wilberg, and sharing a history of the masterwork.
7:30 – 10:00 PM Mountain Time: Watch the full oratorio performed from the Tabernacle on Temple Square in Salt Lake City.
When we think of Handel’s Messiah, we often think of Christmas – primarily because of the Hallelujah chorus. However, Handel’s Messiah was actually originally written and performed for Easter. The oratorio tells the story of the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
You can find tonight’s LIVE stream on MANY social media sites:
- Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s official website www.motab.org/messiah
- YOUTUBE – MormonTab Choir
- The Mormon Channel
Our soloists this year are DYNAMITE! You’re going to love them. ♥
SOPRANO: Amanda Woodbury
MEZZO-SOPRANO: Tamara Mumford
TENOR: Tyler Nelson
BASS-BARITONE: Tyler Simpson
BONUS! 5 DIFFERENT LANGUAGES!
Not a native English speaker? No problem. Along with English, the program will be offered in 4 additional languages on YouTube. Click on the language desired beginning Friday March 23, 2018 at 7 PM Mountain Time:
NOTE: If you cannot watch the LIVE video stream, no problem. It will remain available on line for several days!
You may also wish to do a quick search in your area to see if a local LDS Church is hosting a MESSIAH SING-A-LONG event! Yep, there are going to be several tonight! Such as this one in Chattanooga TN, (Very cool). And if you are joining in, here are some professional tips on how to sing Handel’s Messiah.
There’s nothing more thrilling than this powerful musical testimony of our Lord and Savior. I hope you can watch and enjoy! – MoSop