This site gives details of the Concerts and Lectures at the Historic Tabernacle in Logan, Utah that are sponsored by Cache Community Connections. Included are monthly events and the 10-week Summer Noon Music Series and 2-week Christmas Music Series.
Concert Series Scheduler: Tabernacleconcerts@gmail.com
Monday, July 18, 2016
MONDAY, JULY 18, 2016 UTAH FESTIVAL OPERA
Singers and instrumentalists will perform their favorite music in addition to previewing the upcoming UFOMT season which includes Ragtime, Porgy and Bess, Show Boat, Puccini's Trilogy, Peter Panand other performances. For more information, go to www.utahfestivalopera.org.
TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016 EMILY AND HARRY HEAP
Father/Daughter duo Emily and Harold
Heap are excited to return to the Noon Music at the Tabernacle concert series
again this summer with a combined vocal and organ program. Dr. Harold Heap was born and raised in Iowa, and got his start as
a church organist at age 14 and now has a Doctorate in Choral Literature and
Conducting from the University of Illinois. He is currently a church
organist, conducts the Cache Messiah Chorus and the Christmas Food Bank Benefit
Concert in the Logan Tabernacle, and has performed regularly in Tabernacle
Emily Heap is a native of Logan, UT who grew up in the performing
arts, acting and graduated from Utah
State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. She is currently employed as
Assistant Technical Director and Resident Lighting Designer for the Cache
Valley Center for the Arts.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2016 CHRISTIANSEN GUITAR FAMILY
Corey, Beck and Mike Christiansen
Corey Christiansen is a recording artist, writer, educator and performer. He has played and recorded with a long list of jazz greats throughout his career, has current recordings on Origin Records, leads his own band, is an active touring performer and is currently working on several online music education projects.
Mike Christiansen is Professor Emeritus in the Music Department at Utah State University having founded the guitar program at USU and was Director of Guitar Studies at USU for 39 years. He was selected as Professor Of The Year at Utah State University and also received the ASTA (American String Teachers Association) Utah Chapter Outstanding Collegiate Educator of the Year Award, received the U.S. Carnegie Professor of the Year and was also selected as the USU Caine College of the Arts Professor of the Year. Mike is a renown guitar educator and clinician.
Beck Christiansen (age 14) has been playing the guitar since the age of 5 and has performed with his dad and grandfather at numerous events. He has attended the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Workshop, studying with top performers and educators. THURSDAY, JULY 21, 2016 CAROLYN BENTLEY HARPS
Students of Carolyn Bentley, several young harpists - Samantha Loosli, Katie Anderson, Christine Altom, Elise Idso and Addison Line will present a program of pieces that range from classical to pop to jazz and opera. Approximately 250 strings will be plucked by ten hands in solo and ensemble. Heavenly, surprising, soothing and inspiring!
FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2016 IRV & CHRISTINA
Christina Edlund & Irv Nelson
Voice and Piano
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 has spent the last 6 years singing with many USU groups, including the Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Voices, Chamber Singers, and Jazz Night at the Skyclub.
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 The Fender Benders and Relic Acoustic Band. Irv teaches piano, guitar, bass, and vocal lessons.
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.