Celebrate the Christmas season with the Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square as they are joined by Kelli O'Hara, acclaimed Broadway star and frequent performer at the Metropolitan Opera, as well as Emmy Award-winning actor Richard Thomas. The musical selections include charming American folk carols, selections from timeless Broadway productions by Rodgers & Hammerstein, and a breathtaking original composition entitled "Tree of Life," by Mack Wilberg, with a striking stage display. The production features the unparalleled 360-voice choir exulting in the "Hallelujah Chorus," by George Frideric Handel. Richard Thomas also narrates the heartwarming story "Christmas Day in the Morning," by Pearl S. Buck.
Star in the East
In dulci jubilo
Mary's Little Boy Child
The Birthday of a King
A Christmas Overture
Celebrating Rodgers & Hammerstein (Medley): A Cockeyed Optimist, I Whistle a Happy Tune, from The King and I, My Favorite Things, from The Sound of Music
A Cradle in the Bethlehem
Hallelujah, from Cantata BWV 143 "Praise the Lord, My Soul"
Hallelujah Chorus, from Messiah
Tree of Life
Mashing through the Snow (Jingle Bells)
Christmas Day in the Morning - Story by Pearl S. Buck
Baby of Bethlehem (Singing in the Land)
The Christmas Story - Luke 2
Angels from the Realms of Glory