Sunday, March 29 BYU Singers had the opportunity to be part of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s broadcast, Music and the Spoken Word. This is a welcome experience that the choir doesn’t have every year, so it is much anticipated.

All of the photos in this blog were very kindly shared with the choir from a photographer on site, and we appreciate having them.

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From the back of the tabernacle

The day begins very, very early; this always brings an appreciation for the schedule kept by the Tabernacle Choir on a regular basis!

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At some point in the morning, someone asks to see a show of hands of those who sang in choirs at BYU. Usually at least half of the Tabernacle Choir wave their hands as choral alumni; many sang with  BYU Singers or Concert Choir; others were part of the now disbanded Oratorio Choir, Chamber Singers or A Cappella Choir. But all come from a wonderful choral tradition that BYU established years ago.

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BYU Singers loved singing with the Tabernacle Choir in their joint numbers, and for them both during and after the broadcast. It was a wonderful morning for all involved.

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