Wednesday, October 9, 2019

USU Symphony Orchestra



USU Symphony Orchestra
Friday, October 11, 2019
Logan Tabernacle
7:00 PM
Free Admission
Everyone is Welcome!

USU Symphony Orchestra


Join the USU Symphony Orchestra to celebrate Spanish life and culture, featuring youth musicians from Cache Valley. Enjoy this delightful event for the whole family! Selections from Bizet’s opera “Carmen”, as well as music by Manuel de Falla and other celebrated Spanish composers.

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.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

TURNING YOUR LIFE AROUND!


Friday, October 11, 2019
7:00 PM
Mount Logan Middle School

"RESILIENCE IN LIFE"


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, July 25, 2019

WEEK TEN

Monday, July 29, 12 pm



Come enjoy professional opera performers as they give you an introduction into the 2019 season.  This year shows will include:  Mary Poppins, Newsies, West Side Story, the Marriage of Figaro, Bravo Caruso and Master Class.  Come early to get a good seat because the Tabernacle fills early on Mondays!


Tuesday, July 30, 12 pm

Dr. Craig Jessop: LeRoy Robertson's Oratorio Preview

Dr. Craig Jessop will share with us a preview of the performance on July 31, 2019  at the Daines Concert Hall of LeRoy Robertson's Oratorio from the Book of Mormon.  This work has been described as "a stirring work of grand design." It will be outstanding with the finest of musicians!



Wednesday, July 31, 12 pm 

Miho Everitt and Friends
Allyson Bailey, Jo Hays, Lucas Hilton, Rachel Smith







Once again Miho Everitt will be presenting a combination of talented musicians including herself.   Miho born in Japan,  studied and performed there and continued on to a master's degree in Piano Performance.  Allyson holds a degree in flute performance and has been performing for 30 years and is the business manager for the Caine College of the Arts.  Jo Hays has Bachelor's degrees in music (flute) performance  from USU and in mechanical engineering from Univ. of Memphis.  Lucas, 16 years old is a budding violinist and will be a junior at SkyView High School this fall.  Rachel, 16 a junior at Hillcrest High School has won numerous awards and performed with several symphonies.  Many outstanding performers for us to enjoy!  

Thursday, August 1, 12 pm
4 Hims
The 4 Hims are back for another repeat performance on the Tabernacle noon concerts.  Four brothers with superb barbershop harmony combined with an abundance of fun.  They will have you wanting more when the hour is up.  Always a packed audience for this delightful hour!


Thursday, August 1, 7:00 pm
Evening Performance!
Celeste Carruth
Violinist

Celeste completed bachelor’s degrees in violin performance and physics at the University of Michigan, and chose to pursue a career in physics research while continuing to study music in her free time. She has a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of California-Berkeley and is now a postdoctoral researcher at ETH Zürich, working to design a new physics experiment in the field of quantum information. In the past couple of years, she has performed in China, South Korea (including a special performance in the Demilitarized Zone), Italy, and Switzerland. Her program will feature compositions by Bach, Franck, Chausson, and others.


Friday, August 2, 12 pm


Jeff Karren, Organist


Jeff Karren will showcase 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 classical favorites, organ masterworks, hymn preludes, and some other fun surprises.

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, July 19, 2019

WEEK NINE

Monday, July 22, 12 pm



Come enjoy professional opera performers as they give you an introduction into the 2019 season.  This year shows will include:  Mary Poppins, Newsies, West Side Story, the Marriage of Figaro, Bravo Caruso and Master Class.  Come early to get a good seat because the Tabernacle fills early on Mondays!

Tuesday, July 23, 12 pm
Debbie Ditton, Voice Studio
Debbie Ditton has been teaching voice lessons in Cache Valley for 25 years. She has worked with Music Theatre West, Cache Theatre Company and Pickleville Playhouse, both onstage and behind the scenes.  She has invited some of her students and friends to sing with her in the Tabernacle.   They will present music from multiple genres. Debbie and her students have been contributing to the Noon Music Concert Series for many years.  Top performers! Don't miss!


Wednesday, July 24, 12 pm
Ranch Hands' Band
Ranch Hand Band is the Dale Major Family from Avon, Utah.  They perform classic western music. They have performed extensively and are the principal hosts of the Cache Valley Cowboy Rendezvous held each year in March. Members of the group (who are still living at home) will include Erin and Jake on vocals, fiddle and bass.  Dale, the Dad,  will be there to keep the pace and things under control!  A lot of Western fun!



Wednesday, July 24, 7 pm
Evening Performance!

Bryce Chamberlain
An Evening with Brigham Young
Brigham Young was the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  He founded Salt Lake City and led the founding for the University of Utah and Brigham Young University.  He was considered the "American Moses" because, like the biblical figure, he led his followers, the Mormon pioneers, in an exodus  through a desert, to what they saw as a promised land.  Young was dubbed by his followers the "Lion of the Lord" for his bold personality!  Come enjoy as "Brother Brigham" is brought to life by Bryce Chamberlain.  



Thursday, July 25, 12 pm
Michelle Broadbent Hatch
Vocal
A native of Cache Valley, Michelle holds music degrees from Utah State University, Brigham Young University, and is currently a doctoral candidate at Arizona State University. Her education also includes studies in Italy with Oberlin Conservatory of Music, as well as with Daniel Ferro of the Juilliard School. Michelle has been the recipient of numerous scholarships and awards, was a district winner and regional finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, and has appeared in concert world-wide.   She will warm your heart as she spans genres from Classical to Broadway. A program you won't want to miss!



Friday, July 26, 12 pm 
SunShade'n Rain
Started in 1971, SunShade n' Rain has stood the test of time.  Men's three-part harmony that is magical!  Their music is patriotic, semi-classical with rock-n-roll sounds mixed in that will cause a nostalgic stir in your heart.  Touring extensively in the 70's and 80's they now tour the world doing conventions  and thrilling audiences young and old.  We are delighted to present them on the Tabernacle series.
  


Saturday, July 27, 7 pm 
Evening Performance!
Salt Lake Letter Carriers' Band
The Salt Lake Letter Carriers Band was organized in 1924 to represent the letter carriers of Salt Lake and the National Association of Letter carriers. At that time there were over 35 Bands but the number has since dwindled to about 6. At present this band is the largest amongst the remaining bands still in existence.  They have performed  at NALC conventions throughout the US. They also have participated in parades and other concerts throughout Utah and Idaho.  They not only deliver an awesome concert but you might also find them on any given day delivering your mail!  


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, July 12, 2019

WEEK EIGHT

Monday, July 15, 12 pm



Come enjoy professional opera performers as they give you an introduction into the 2019 season.  This year shows will include:  Mary Poppins, Newsies, West Side Story, the Marriage of Figaro, Bravo Caruso and Master Class.  Come early to get a good seat because the Tabernacle fills early on Mondays!

Tuesday, July 16, 12 pm



Lyric Repertory Company is a summer theatre company in residence at Utah State University, operating in the Caine Lyric Theatre, Morgan Theatre, and Black Box Theatre.  Shows this season include:  Raisin in the Sun, Mamma Mia, Clybourne Park, Murder for Two, the Great Society and Size Matters.  Performers from the shows will share their talents.  Always outstanding!  


Wednesday, July 17, 12 pm

South Towns Talent Show Winners

The South Towns Talent Show is a unique talent show open to residents on the south end of Cache Valley. Our program will feature a selection of performers from the 2019 South Towns Talent Show. You’ll be sure to enjoy the local vocalists, pianists, and rock band featured in the show! Every performer is a local resident of Cache Valley. 

Thursday, July 18, 12 pm


Broadbent Family  

The Broadbents are back!  Richard and Merrilee, along with family members Michelle, James, Annie, and Chris make up the group. Individually, they are accomplished and experienced musicians.  Bring them together and the fun increases exponentially!   There will be a broad array of musical entrees, everything from soaring Broadway melodies to toe-tapping country music.  This will be a program you will thoroughly enjoy!


Friday, July 19, 12 pm
The talented students of the 3rd annual Fry Street Chamber Music Festival will showcase their hard work in performance of masterpieces from the classical chamber music repertoire.  This program will feature the music of Bach, Beethoven, Mozart, and more!  


Friday, July 19, 7 pm

The Hartstrings, 
Musical Family

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!

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, July 5, 2019

WEEK SEVEN

Monday, July 8 , 12 pm



Come enjoy professional opera performers as they give you an introduction into the 2019 season.  This year shows will include:  Mary Poppins, Newsies, West Side Story, the Marriage of Figaro, Bravo Caruso and Master Class.  Come early to get a good seat because the Tabernacle fills early on Mondays!



Tuesday July 9, 12 pm

USU Music Dept. Alumni

Alumni from the music department at Utah State University will perform a recital of "No Dead White Guys." The composers represented include female composers, living composers, Asian American Composers, and African American composers. Performers include Brady Pope, Kylee Fullmer, Camille Weber, Sarah Hamatake, Brynn Vance, Ethan Seegmiller, McKenzie Clawson, Eric Walker, and Mallory Todd.  Will be not only unusual, perfected!  



Wednesday, July 10, 12 pm


Jessica Roderer, USU Faculty Pianist

Jessica Roderer’s performances are “rich in emotion and dramatic passion”, The Deseret Morning News. Jessica graduated from USU in piano performance, and went on to earn a  doctorate from University of Southern California.   She has been on the piano faculty at Utah State University for the past few years and has recently accepted an offer to start teaching at BYU-Idaho as a full-time piano faculty member beginning in the fall. Superior teacher as we as performer!  Not to be missed!


Thursday, July 11, 12 pm


Old Lyric Repertory Theater
Lyric Repertory Company is a summer theatre company in residence at Utah State University, operating in the Caine Lyric Theatre, Morgan Theatre, and Black Box Theatre.  Shows this season include:  Raisin in the Sun, Mamma Mia, Clybourne Park, Murder for Two, the Great Society and Size Matters.  Performers from the shows will share their talents.  Always outstanding!  

Friday, July 12, 12 pm


Fry Street Quartet
This group is phenomenal!  It has been hailed as "a triumph of ensemble playing" by the New York Times – is a multi-faceted ensemble taking chamber music in new directions. Since securing the Grand Prize at the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, the quartet has reached audiences from Carnegie Hall to London, and Sarajevo to Jerusalem.  Superb!


Friday, July 12, 7 pm


The Seegmiller Duo
Piano & Violin
Siblings Brynn Vance and Ethan Seegmiller present some of their favorite 'underplayed' works for violin and piano. Come and enjoy pieces by Stravinsky, Elgar, Mendelssohn, and Pärt and discover music you didn't know you liked. Born and raised in Boise, Idaho they both pursued music degrees from Utah State University in piano and violin performance respectively, and went on to get their Masters degrees in music performance at Utah State and Arizona State University.  This will be a treat!

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 28, 2019

WEEK SIX

Monday, July 1,  12 pm

Come enjoy professional opera performers as they give you an introduction into the 2019 season.  This year shows will include:  Mary Poppins, Newsies, West Side Story, the Marriage of Figaro, Bravo Caruso and Master Class.  Come early to get a good seat because the Tabernacle fills early on Mondays!



Tuesday, July 2, 12 pm

Ben Alder, Organist
Ben was born in St. George, the son of Scott and Betsy Alder. and grandson of Doug and Elaine Alder, formerly of Logan.  In October 2015 Ben was a guest of former Salt Lake Tabernacle organist Dr. Robert Cundick.  He has also performed at the Paris Tabernacle in Idaho, Brigham City, Utah and the St. George Tabernacle and he is back for another repeat performance in the Logan Tabernacle.  Talented young man!  Don't miss it!



Wednesday, July 3, 12 pm
                                   
Rockie Ricks and Friends
Rockie (pianist, organist, arranger, and composer) is one of the most magical and unforgettable performers in Cache Valley. In addition to piano and organ, this performance will feature local talent, family musicians, holiday commemorations, a gripping vocal ensemble and a fun string orchestra.  For 31 years Rockie served in the Navy as a Ph D  Electrical Engineer.  Recently he returned to Cache Valley to pursue  a Bachelor of Arts in Music emphasizing composition.  He does it all!  


Thursday, July 4, 12 pm
Karla Axtell, Organ and Piano
Karla Axtell, pianist and organist,  received her bachelor of music degree with piano emphasis from Utah State University and has accompanied numerous community events and soloists.  She is currently a rehearsal accompanist for the American Festival Chorus under the direction of Dr. Craig Jessop.  She  will be performing mainly on the organ featuring  American Folk Hymn Tunes and favorite patriotic works.  The Finale of the program will feature Jonathan Rose, organist, as a duet with Karla in John Phillip Sousa’s, “The Stars and Stripes Forever”!




Friday July 5, 12 pm


Emily and Harold Heap
Both accomplished musicians with several degrees in music, father and daughter combo,  Harold and Emily Heap will share their wonderful talents with us with vocals from Emily to talented organ solos and accompaniments from Harold.  Both are repeat performers on the Tabernacle noon concerts. 




Friday evening,  July 5,  7 pm



USU Faculty Piano Trio

Come out and enjoy the epic Tchaikovsky piano trio in A minor performed by Dr Jessica Roderer, piano; Megan Richards, cello; and Will Shackleton, violin. "Outstanding, accomplished, gifted"- all describe this amazing trio. 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.


Thursday, June 20, 2019

WEEK FIVE

Monday, June 24, 12 pm

Come enjoy professional opera performers as they give you an introduction into the 2019 season.  This year shows will include:  Mary Poppins, Newsies, West Side Story, the Marriage of Figaro, Bravo Caruso and Master Class.  Come early to get a good seat because the Tabernacle fills early on Mondays!


Tuesday, June 25, 12 pm
                                   
                         Lori Pulotu Sings Best of Pops
Singer/songwriter Lorisa Pulotu began her carrier in 2007 singing and preforming with her daughter, Elora (who is her pianist). She has released several albums and has preformed all over Utah and parts of Idaho. In 2012 she and her daughter preformed with youtube sensation Alex Boye at the Kent Concert Hall. 


Wednesday, June 26, 12 pm
Emily Ezola's Piano Students with 
                                   Kevin Olson, USU faculty
Talented students from Utah State University will share beautiful piano music with us for the hour.  A gifted teacher Emily Ezola takes her students to a whole new level of refinement and expression.  From the classics to Broadway, the music will have something for everyone.  Emily and Kevin Olsen are both teachers at USU in the piano department.  It will be an excellent concert!


Thursday, June 27, 12 pm
                                                 
                                            Constance Jensen, Vocal
An award winning performer with master's degrees in both vocal performance and choral conducting Constance will provide an outstanding hour of entertainment.  

Friday, June 28, 12 pm
                         
                                           Relic Acoustic Band
Consisting of veteran musicians Irv Nelson, Scott Olsen, and Steve Roberts, Relic Acoustic Band is easy on the ears with excellent musicianship and songs that everyone loves from the golden era of acoustic rock music: Bob Dylan, Neil Young, The Beatles, James Taylor, Crosby Stills Nash & Young, John Denver, and many more. With three acoustic guitars and tight three-part harmonies, Relic paints a delightful musical landscape. The performance is also entertaining, with a personable stage style. Don’t miss this chance to hear one of the most enjoyable acts in the valley!



Friday, June 28, 7 pm
                                                  Fiddlin' Momma & Friends
Anna Watkins Anawalt joins together with local musician family and friends (Paula Watkins, Tim Watkins, Amy Watkins Nelson, Jordan Snow, Paul Mueller) sharing a mix of her original songs representing the seasons and joy within relationships and life, plus a delightful combo of bluegrass and celtic music. Anna, talented mother of 6, will keep you entertained with a delightful, spontaneous 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.