Saturday, June 24, 2017

WEEK FIVE

MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2017




Singers and instrumentalists will perform their favorite music in addition to previewing the upcoming UFOMT season which includes Henry the VIII,. Seussical, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Music Man, The Pirates of Penzance, Madama Butterfly and other performances.  Always unbelieveable voices and talent!  Not to be missed! For more information, go to www.utahfestivalopera.org



TUESDAY, JUNE 27, 2017
                           
Lori Pulotu
Karaoke Singer

Singer/songwriter Lorisa Pulotu began her carrier in 2007 singing and preforming with her daughter, Elora. In 2012 she released her first album, Crimson Sky. Since then she has released a Country album, a Christmas Album, and several singles. She has preformed all over Utah and parts of Idaho. Some of her performances include the Kimball Arts Festival in Park City, the American Heritage Center, Brigham Young Historical park, Temple Square, Freedom Fire Celebration with the American Festival Chorus, The Complex (SLC), and the Utah State Fair. In 2012 she and her daughter preformed with youtube sensation Alex Boye at the Kent Concert Hall. 

Lorisa was born in Provo, Utah and is the third child of eight in the Brazzeal family. She began piano lessons at ten and joined the school elementary choir, but it would be several decades before she realized her musical abilities. She attended Brigham Young University Hawaii, where she obtained a degree in Home and Family Development and Early Childhood Education. She is the mother of five and has a great love for family. 


WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 2017

Brad Ottesen
Viola

Dr. Mayumi Matzen
Piano

Bradley Ottesen is the violist of the internationally acclaimed Fry Street Quartet. He holds the position of Associate Professor of Professional Practice at Utah State University, and currently serves as the President of the Utah Viola Society.

Dr. Mayumi Matzen holds a bachelor’s degree in piano performance from Kyoto City University of Arts (Japan), and both a Masters and Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music where she was a student of esteemed piano pedagogue Douglas Humpherys. She maintains an active career as a recitalist and soloist at the national and international level, and is currently adjunct professor of piano at Utah State University.   





THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2017

Rising Musical Stars of Cache Valley
Outstanding young musical performers from Cache Valley will be showcased today.  There will be 3 pianists, David Ban, Andrew Israelsen, Dohoon; 2 vocalists Nate Bohman and Nicole Christensen and a violinist.  

 Nicole Christensen is a longtime musician.  Beginning vocal lessons at the age of 8, her training varies from classical to pop music and many other styles.  Her favorite musical theater experience was with the Utah Festival Opera Company, where she participated in the ensemble of Porgy and Bess.

Nathan Bohman lives in Hyde Park and is going to be a senior at Green Canyon Cove high school. He has enjoyed performing since the age of four. He recently had the opportunity to play Sebastian in the Little Mermaid at Sky View High School and will next be seen in the ensemble of Four Seasons Theatre's production of Hello Dolly.  The Italian song he's singing today earned him superior ratings at both region and state. Nate is a natural when it comes to comedic timing and makes everyone around him crack up on a regular basis.


FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2017

Melissa Jensen & Friend

 Melissa studied vocal performance at BYU and the Manhattan School of Music.  She has won many state, National, and International Vocal Competitions during her competitive career; including BYU Singer of the Year, Metropolitan Opera Utah competition, and the Classical singer competition. She has also performed with orchestras such as the Utah Symphony. Melissa is known for presenting a bold mixture of musical genres, humor, and full-hearted acting. 


THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.



Thursday, June 15, 2017

WEEK FOUR

Monday, June 19, 2017



Singers and instrumentalists will perform their favorite music in addition to previewing the upcoming UFOMT season which includes Henry the VIII,. Seussical, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Music Man, The Pirates of Penzance, Madama Butterfly and other performances.  Always unbelieveable voices and talent!  Not to be missed! For more information, go to www.utahfestivalopera.org

Tuesday, June 20, 2017




Mountain Crest Young Artists
Hyrum, Utah
These students will perform a variety of selections from classical repertoire, show tunes and contemporary literature. The Young Artist Cup is a music competition held each spring that allows students at Mountain Crest High School to display their talent and compete for trophies and cash prizes.  Students compete in five musical categories; Female Vocal, Male Vocal, Piano, Strings and Brass/Wind/Percussion.   The Young Artist Cup is privately sponsored and organized by a committee of community volunteers with the support of Mountain Crest High School.  2016 was the 18th year for this event.


Wednesday, June 21, 2017


Jeff Karen, Organist
Emily Mower, Vocalist

Jeff Karren will be showcasing the Logan Tabernacle organ, which has provided music to Cache Valley and its citizens for over 100 years. The program will include music to delight both organ aficionados and casual listeners, featuring both classical favorites and organ masterworks, as well as hymn preludes and some other fun surprises. Wednesday's performance will also feature a special appearance by vocalist Emily Mower (flower) who currently performs in the Four Seasons Theatre Company's production of Tarzan.


Thursday, June 22, 2017



Lyric Theater Performers
50th Anniversary Celebration

 Join talented performers from the 50th Anniversary 2017 Lyric season as they showcase this year's shows.  Last year's attendees chose their favorite shows over the years and the winners were:      The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Big River, Wait Until Dark and The Foreigner.  Each year's shows are superb!  A Cache Valley treasure!



Friday, June 23, 2017


The 4 Hims
Men's Quartet

The award-winning vocal quartet The 4 Hims uniquely blends barbershop, a cappella, and instrumental music with zany humor that reviewers have called "fantastic" and "hilariously entertaining." The group consists of four Edwards brothers: David (the deep), Alan (the lead), Farrell (ruggedly handsome), and John (can we please do it in a lower key?). Based in Davis County, The 4 Hims’ energetic presence has won them fans of all ages throughout the Wasatch Front. Also featured will be Just Cuz, an upcoming barbershop group related to the 4 Hims.  This will be a concert to remember!

THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.


Friday, June 9, 2017

SUMMER NOON TABERNACLE CONCERTS


WEEK THREE
Logan Tabernacle
Free to the Public- All are welcome
All concerts at 12:00 noon unless otherwise indicated

Monday, June 12, 2017


Singers and instrumentalists will perform their favorite music in addition to previewing the upcoming UFOMT season which includes Henry the VIII,. Seussical, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Music Man, The Pirates of Penzance, Madama Butterfly and other performances.  Always unbelieveable voices and talent!  Not to be missed! For more information, go to www.utahfestivalopera.org

Tuesday, June 13, 2017


The Broadbent Family
The Broadbents are delighted to be performing at the tabernacle this year.  They are a talented family who share their gifts with joy and enthusiasm.  Merrilee, who began playing piano at age 3, is the pianist, and arranger.  Richard, is a seasoned performer with a deep rich baritone voice.  Michelle has performance degrees from several universities and has performed in Europe, South America, and the western United States.  Her gorgeous voice and versatility will touchyour heart.  James, whose background includes everything from musical theater to opera, and his talented wife Annie,  bring warmth and beauty to your favorite songs.  Chris rounds out the group with a fresh sense of fun.   


Wednesday-Saturday, June 14-17, 2017
(Father's Day Weekend)



Come out and enjoy delightful performing artists, multiple food vendors  and  art booths with items for purchase.  See Logansummerfest.com for more information.  Fun for the whole family.  Not to be missed.

THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.

Friday, June 2, 2017

SUMMER NOON TABERNACLE CONCERTS

WEEK TWO

Logan Tabernacle
Free to the Public- All are welcome
All concerts at 12:00 noon unless otherwise indicated




Monday, June 5, 2017


Singers and instrumentalists will perform their favorite music in addition to previewing the upcoming UFOMT season which includes Henry the VIII,. Seussical, the Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Music Man, The Pirates of Penzance, Madama Butterfly and other performances.  Always unbelieveable voices and talent!  Not to be missed! For more information, go to www.utahfestivalopera.org


TUESDAY, JUNE 6, 2017


Liz Sampson's Piano Students
Cache Valley home grown young talent taught by a gifted teacher will share outstanding piano compositions.  Performers include: Collin Simon, Braden Petersen and Bryson Peterson, Liz Sampson, Jocilyn Ward ,Levi Hopkins, Emmalee Smedley, Millie Miggin, Heather Cantwell and Luke Facer.


 WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017


Banjo Meets Piano
Lezlee Snow Monroe and Jordan Snow
Award winning banjo player, Jordan Snow and talented composer, arranger, musical artist and teacher Lezlee Monroe combine their talents to do a repeat performance on the Tabernacle Concerts.  Amazing talent that have dazzled audiences.  Come and enjoy. 


THURSDAY, JUNE 8, 2017

Sundance Trio
BYU Woodwind Faculty

Talented artists, Geralyn Giovanetti, oboe; Christian Smith, bassoonist and Jed Moss, pianist combine their talents to perform what the Salt Lake Tribune calls "fabulous"! They are gifted and skillful musicians who blend a sound like none other.  Not to be missed. Back for a repeat performance on the Tabernacle Series.  All BYU faculty!




FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017


SunShade 'n Rain
The patriotic, semi-classical, rock-n-roll sounds of SunShade 'n Rain will cause a nostalgic stir in your heart.  They have headlined at Disneyland, Knotts Berry Farm and Grand Ole Opry.  They have also appeared on Good Morning America.  Performers include Gary Romer, Mel Teeples and Jeff Gregerson.  Not to be missed!



FRIDAY, JUNE 9, 2017
7:00 PM !!!!!!
Hartstrings

Back for a repeat performance the Brody Hart family will share unbelievable talent with budding violinists in the children with well accomplished parents.  From organ, to piano and on to strings the hour program will be over far too soon.  You won't believe it unless you see it!


SATURDAY, JUNE 10, 2017
4:00 PM-9:00 PM
SEE SCHEDULE BELOW




THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.




Monday, May 22, 2017

SUMMER NOON TABERNACLE CONCERTS

WEEK ONE
MONDAY, MAY 29, 2017


CACHE COMMUNITY WIND SYMPHONY

The Cache Community Wind Symphony has been an active organization in Cache Valley since 1976 and has been a major contributor to the cultural and artistic landscape of Cache Valley.  The group consists of 65 excellent musicians that hail from throughout out the valley ranging in age from 14 to...well  29 and holding.  All former and current band musicians are encouraged to participate with the Wind Symphony – to meet other musicians, recreate, rehearse, and perform.

The Cache Wind Symphony is conducted by Laverna Horne - MLMS music department head and director as well as Dr. Thomas P. Rohrer - Professor and director of Bands at Utah State University.  Their program today will include patriotic, religious and show tune music.  You will be tapping your toes with the enjoyment of this group.  
All ages and abilities  are welcome  to come and be a part of our group.  Along with the Wind Symphony, they have a parade band and a jazz band that perform regularly. 



TUESDAY, MAY 30, 2017


JUNIPER JUNCTION
COUNTRY/BLUEGRASS BAND

Juniper Junction is an Americana band out of northern Utah playing a mix of bluegrass, classic country, folk, and rockabilly.  The band members are Holly Conger, Kelin, Karl, Kory and Wally Gibbons.  You will be tapping your toe or swinging out with this group!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 2017



RELATIVE VOICES

Relative Voices will offer  a program with a wide variety of musical styles, featuring songs from Broadway, folk, and opera. Michael Bailey, Natalie Bailey Burningham, and Betty Hammond comprise the singing group. They are all related to each other, including a father and daughter duo, and an aunt. The singers will intersperse solos with duets and trios for a varied musical offering. A talented pianist in the valley, Merrilee Broadbent will accompany the group.   Betty is currently a real estate agent in the valley.   


THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2017
YOUNG MUSICIANS

Andrea Bailey of Bailey Piano Studio  will be dazzling us with her piano students with accelerated talents.  They are:


Clark Campbell
Clark began his violin studies six years ago at the age of seven.  He studies violin under the direction of Brett McAllister. Two years after Clark began playing the violin, he chose to learn to play the piano with the Bailey Piano Studio. Clark's musical interest and talents have been both rewarding as well as recognized.  He’s earned superior ratings in both piano and violin competitions over the past few years.  Clark’s talents extend to his academic studies, also.  He recently completed his first year of middle school where he has maintained a 4.0 GPA.  His personal academic favorites are math and science.  During his free time, Clark enjoys designing homes in CAD programs, swimming, and mountain biking.  He has found enjoyment competing in triathlons.

Conner Campbell
Conner began his piano studies at the age of eight at the Bailey Piano Studio.  Conner has achieved superior ratings in Federation piano competitions. He placed 13th nationally in the the Young Naturalist Competition, a science-based research competition sponsored by the American Museum of Natural History. Conner is also active on his high-school Envirothon team. He has an incredibly hard work ethic that has lead to his competitive placement in track meets, 5-Ks, and mile runs where he clocks 5 minute 30 second miles. For relaxation he runs a 20-acre farm known as Elk Meadows Farm where he produces superior rated hay for equestrian clients. 
Sadie Gifford
Sadie Gifford was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and is the oldest child in her family. She is 12 years old, in 6th grade, and loves playing piano. Sadie has always been a very musical child and from a very young age was interested in playing the piano and singing. She has also started writing her own music on the piano with lyrics to go along with it. She is a part of several groups in her school including The Bell choir and the Drama Club. She works very hard to excel at the things she’s interested in.  

Noelle West
Noelle has been playing the piano since she was 5 years old under her instructor, Andrea Bailey.  She is a 12 year old sixth grader at Millville Elementary.  For a school project on the 100th day of school, she wished for a 100 pianos. She loves playing and listening to music from the 20th century.  Along with piano, Noelle currently trains as an equestrian hunter jumper at Saltaire Farms.  Noelle is the 2nd of 5 children, she also loves snow skiing, singing, and is an avid reader.

Naomi West
Naomi began her piano studies at the age of 8 at Bailey Piano Studio.  She is a freshman honor student at Ridgeline High School. Naomi enjoys playing pieces composed during her favorite time period, the Romantic era.  In 2014 she attended the summer piano program at Interlochen Center for the Arts located in Michigan.  In addition to her love of the piano, Naomi is an accomplished figure skater and  member of the Salt Lake Figure Skating Club. She is the oldest of 5 children and also loves tennis and the outdoors.



FRIDAY, JUNE 2, 2017



IRV AND CRISTINA
"POPS OF THE PAST"

Cristina Edlund and Irv Nelson are a vocalist/piano duo whose repertoire includes favorite songs from across the decades.



Cristina is a vocal artist from Idaho Falls. She spent six years at USU singing with many performing groups, including the Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Voices, Chamber Singers, and Jazz Night at the Skyclub. Cristina also plays at local restaurants and weddings. When she is not singing, Cristina enjoys spending time hiking and camping in Logan Canyon with her husband and daughter.



Irv has more than 50 years of piano experience. Irv is also an arranger, guitarist, bass player, and vocalist.  In addition to performing with Cristina, Irv plays with Relic Acoustic Band and several other performing groups.  Irv teaches piano, guitar, bass, and vocal lessons in the Thatcher-Young Mansion in downtown Logan. For fun, he is an avid mountain snowmobiler, and his grandchildren's favorite "papa."

THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.


Friday, April 21, 2017

It's A Wonderful World, Multicultural Concert

Save the Date:  FREE Concert
Friday, April 21, 2017



"It's A Wonderful World"
Multicultural Concert

Logan Tabernacle
Friday, April 21, 2017
7:00 PM
Free Admission 

Cache Community Connections is pleased to present a special multicultural celebration, "It's A Wonderful World" for the entire family on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Logan Tabernacle. Come enjoy an evening of delightful entertainment including  story, instrumental, dance and vocal performances from talented entertainers from around the world.  Talents from China, Japan, Trinidad, the Middle East, Holland, Samoa and Scotland will be represented. International refreshments will be served following the concert at St. John's Episcopal Church.  It is free and all are welcome.  A wonderful evening not to be missed.  

THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.



Sunday, March 26, 2017

Handel's Messiah

Sunday, March 26, 2017


Admission: Free 
All are Welcome
Open to the Public

The tradition of the Spring Messiah in the Tabernacle dates back to over a decade ago with volunteers in the orchestra and choir providing the music with the audience joining in on certain selections.  Dr. Harold Heap is the accomplished conductor assisted by Karla Axtell on keyboard.  

This performance is also a way we can all contribute much needed food to help restock the Cache Community Food Pantry. Bring a can of food, your Messiah score and come enjoy an evening of superb classical music composed by Handel.  It will be an uplifting, outstanding evening.

THE CONCERT AND LECTURE SERIES IS SPONSORED BY  CACHE COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS AN INTERFAITH AND CIVIC ORGANIZATION, AND IS ALSO SPONSORED IN PART BY THE RAPZ TAX.  THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS ALLOWS FREE USE OF THE HISTORIC LOGAN TABERNACLE, AS WELL AS PROVIDING FINANCIAL SUPPORT.