A member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has resigned over its plan to sing at the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, and more than 22,000 people have signed a petition opposing the choir's participation.
The Salt Lake Tabernacle organ found at the Salt Lake Tabernacle in Salt Lake City, Utah has 11,623 pipes and accompanies the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. A tour guide demonstrated the wonderful accoustics by dropping a pin. You could hear it on the other side of the room!
The Salt Lake City Tabernacle on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, UT is the home of the world famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir. The dome shaped auditorium is so acoustically sensitive, that a pin dropped at the pulpit can be clearly heard at the back of the hall, 170 feet away. Here, one of the world's great musical instruments, a magnificent pipe organ with 11,623 pipes is housed - #LDS #Mormonism #Travel
Hallelujah Chorus - Mormon Tabernacle Choir Handel wrote the entire Messiah in a mere 30 days. After writing the Hallelujah Chorus, his assistant found him in tears saying, "I did think I saw Heaven open, and saw the very face of God."
Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah - Built to house meetings for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints & was the location of the semi-annual LDS General Conference for 132 years. The Tabernacle was built between 1864 & 1867 on the west center-line axis of the Salt Lake Temple. The roof was constructed in an Ithiel Town lattice-truss arch system that is held together by dowels & wedges. The building has a sandstone foundation, & the dome is supported by forty-four sandstone…