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The Dazzling Minnesota Mormon Chorale

One of the best known faces of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (often inadvertently called the Mormon Church) is The Mormon Tabernacle Choir. This church choir began in the 1800s and is world-renowned.  It is a “Mormon” aspect many people will be familiar with even if they have not heard of other things about The Church of Jesus Christ. There are members of The Church...

Utah Valley Music Scene

The concept behind The Voice, an American reality television singing competition broadcast on NBC, is to discover new singing talent (solo or duets) among ambitious singers, 15 years of age and over, who are chosen from public auditions. The idea for the American singing competition originates from The Voice of Holland. In December 2010, NBC announced The Voice of America, and soon...

Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Release New CD

Notable and Award Winning Bryn Terfel Terfel has recorded numerous award-winning CDs and performed in major opera houses around the world. This Commander of the Order of the British Empire, (bestowed upon him by the Prince of Wales), is an operatic virtuoso since his 1990 debut in the Welsh National Opera.  Most recently, he received a Grammy for his work in the Metropolitan Opera’s...

Four Mormon Contestants in Finals on The Voice

Elimination from NBC’s “The Voice” isn’t the end of the road for Ryan Innes, Jon Peter Lewis, Ryan Hayes and Amy Whitcomb—all members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, sometimes inadvertently called the Mormon Church—it’s just the beginning, according to their tweets on NBC.com. All four made it to the finals round of the reality competition before being...

Jon Peter Lewis Back on Reality TV

When John Peter Lewis was 23, he cashed in his college loan money to take a big risk—he auditioned for American Idol, a reality television program that helps to “discover” pop music stars. Although Simon Cowell and Rolling Stones Magazine predicted that he would win, he finished in eighth place. This allowed him to make the tour of performers who finished in the top ten. Writing His...
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