Classical 91.5

Let Freedom Sing, 07/04/17, 12pm and 6pm

Jun 19, 2017

  Celebrate Independence Day with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and the Orchestra at Temple Square. Julie Amacher hosts this venerable musical institution as they guide us through the canon of American patriotic music. Selections include John Williams' Hymn to the Fallen, Woody Guthrie's This Land is Your Land, America the Beautiful, Yankee Doodle Dandy, and Shenandoah.

Program:

Samuel A. Ward, arr. Mack Wilberg: America the Beautiful - Choir & Orchestra
John Stafford Smith, arr. Robert Russell Bennett: Star Spangled Banner - Choir & Orchestra
Woody Guthrie, arr. Percy Faith & Michael Davis: This Land is Your Land - Choir & Orchestra
Trad., arr. Mack Wilberg: Shenandoah - Choir & Orchestra
John Williams: Hymn to the Fallen (from Saving Private Ryan) - Choir & Orchestra
John Williams: Call of the Champions- Choir & Orchestra

Aaron Copland, arr. Mack Wilberg: Simple Gifts (excerpt) - Choir & Orchestra]

Stephen Paulus: Hymn for America - Choir
Antonin Dvorak, arr. Jay Welch: Goin’ Home - Choir & Orchestra
Randall Thompson: Road Not Taken- Choir & Orchestra
George M. Cohan, arr. Floyd E. Werle: Medley - Choir & Orchestra
    Yankee Doodle Dandy
    Give My Regards to Broadway
    You’re a Grand Old Flag
Samuel F. Smith: My Country ‘Tis of Thee - Choir & Orchestra
Meredith Wilson, arr. Arthur Harris: Seventy-six Trombones - Choir & Orchestra
Irving Berlin, arr. Roy Ringwald: God Bless America - Choir & Orchestra
Various, arr. Michael Davis - Choir & Orchestra
    Thomas A. Becket, Sr.: Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean
    John Philip Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever