2017-2018 Season

 

A Christmas Portrait with Mack Wilberg

American Choral Director’s State Conference
Saturday, November 181:30-3 pm
St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, 900 Stillwater Road, Mahtomedi, MN
Mack Wilberg, famed composer and conductor of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, is the guest conductor at this year’s annual convention of the Minnesota chapter of the  American Choral Directors’ Association. The Minnesota Mormon Chorale has been chosen to perform at this event along with five other community choirs. Tickets are $10 for general public or $5 for students and can be purchased at http://christmasportrait.brownpapertickets.com/


“Come, Let us Adore Him”

Christmas Concert
Saturday, December 167-8:30pm
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 100 Silver Lake Road, New Brighton, MN
Join us for an evening of uplifting and inspiring music as we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior. We will be singing many familiar songs and some new pieces that are sure to become favorites. It is our pleasure to be collaborating with the internationally-renowned North Star Boys Choir, directed by  Francis Stockwell. The event is free, but tickets are required to reserve your seats. Ticketing links will be available on our website in early November.

 

 


Christmas Fireside 

Sunday, December 177-8 pm
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Anoka Stake Center, 4700 Edinbrook Terrace, Brooklyn Park, MN
Come enjoy an evening of inspirational words and seasonal music designed to encourage each of us to draw closer to our Savior, Jesus Christ. We’ll hear an inspirational Christmas message, join in a sing along, and the Minnesota Mormon Chorale will be singing selections from their Come, Let us Adore Him concert. The event is free and no tickets are needed.


Lamb of God Oratorio

Friday March 9 – Ted Mann Concert Hall, 7:30 pm
Sunday March 11 – Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, 7pm
Prepare to celebrate the Easter season with this sacred oratorio that depicts the last week of the life of our Savior, Jesus Christ. Featuring 13 soloists, orchestra and full choir. This is the Minnesota Mormon Chorale and Orchestra’s 7th year performing this beautiful work. Tickets sell out fast. Ticketing information will be available in March.



Past Concerts

 

 

 

Lamb of God

Easter Oratorio by Rob Gardner

April 8, 2017 | 4pm | Buetow Music Center Auditorium | Concordia University
April 8, 2017 | 7:30pm | Buetow Music Center Auditorium | Concordia University
April 9, 2017 | 7pm |  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | New Brighton, MN

The Minnesota Mormon Chorale & Orchestra presented Rob Gardner’s “Lamb of God,” a retelling of the final days of Jesus Christ’s life, His death & resurrection through beautiful vocal and orchestral settings and narration.

 

Prince of Peace, Christmas Concert 2016

Prince of Peace

A Christmas Concert with North Hennepin Community College Chamber Singers

Dec 10, 2016 | 7 PM | The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | New Brighton, MN
Dec 11, 2016 | 4 PM | Family of God Lutheran Church | Brooklyn Park, MN
Dec 11, 2016 | 7 PM | The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | Brooklyn Park, MN

The Minnesota Mormon Chorale and Orchestra and the North Hennepin Community College Chamber Singers joined their voices as a gift to the community for a special Christmas concert entitled “Prince of Peace.” Messages of hope and comfort were shared through various genres of inspiring music.

 

 

Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing

Collaborative Thanksgiving Concert & Food Drive

November 12, 2016 | 7:00PM | Cathedral of St. Mary | St. Cloud, MN

The season of giving was celebrated as 5 choirs joined their voices to present the third annual Thanksgiving Benefit Concert, “Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing.” Repertoire included selections of American Folk, Patriotic, and Sacred music that inspired feelings of peace and love for all people in the world.

 

Song of the Heart

Improving Sabbath Worship Through Music

Minnesota Regional LDS Music Training Conference

April 16, 2016 | The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | Crystal, MN
The Minnesota Mormon Chorale and its staff, together with the BYU Organ Department, were pleased to offer a free music training conference especially geared toward those who have an LDS music calling. Workshops by clinicians covered topics such as: Conducting, Ward/Stake Choirs, Recruiting, Repertoire, Organ training, Primary Music, Sacrament Hymns and Special Musical Numbers. The event also included performances by the MMC and guest soloists. The conference concluded with a culminating concert featuring the Minnesota Mormon Chorale and the Northern Lights Chorale.

Wonder

Spring Finale Concert

April 16, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Roseville Lutheran Church | Roseville, MN
The Minnesota Mormon Chorale and Orchestra, in collaboration with the Northern Lights Chorale, presented Wonder on Saturday April 16, 2016 at Roseville Lutheran Church. We concluded our 12th season with music that celebrates the Wonder of God’s love and creations. This concert featured both sacred and secular music with highlights including “Glorious,” a piece made popular by David Archuleta on Meet the Mormons, pieces by Mack Wilberg as well as several others.

 

Lessons & Carols Concert

with Apollo Male Chorus

Apollo Male Chorus Christmas Concert with the Men of the MMC

Friday December 4, 2015 | 7 PM

Sunday December 6, 2015 | 7 PM
Westwood Lutheran Church | 9001 Cedar Lake Rd, St. Louis Park, MN (MAP)
The men of the Minnesota Mormon Chorale sang with the Apollo Male Chorus on December 4th & 5th for a special Christmas concert. Made timeless through tradition, the annual “Nine Lessons and Carols” has been annually by the BBC and heard by millions around the world. Apollo’s 120 years of timeless tradition added a unique offering to this family event as we ushered in – with music by Buxtehude, Gjeilo, traditional carols, and more – the wonder, mystery, and joy of the Christmas story. The audience joined in with candlelight, readings, and song.

 

I Heard the Bells

Christmas Concert with Minnesota Mormon Youth Choir

December 13, 2015 | 7 PM | The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | New Brighton, MN
The Minnesota Mormon Chorale & Orchestra, in collaboration with a regional youth choir, presented their annual Christmas concert I Heard the Bells.