Saturday, July 31, 2021

Tabernacle Noon Concerts

Week 10

Monday, August 2, 2021

                Holly Conger                    

Holly Conger has been playing music in Cache Valley for many years both solo and with her band Juniper Junction. She is the art teacher at CCID Charter School in Providence, Utah. She lives in Providence with her husband Ryan and their two daughters: Lydia and Violet.  She sings original songs and chart topper cover songs spanning over the past century. 


Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Wildflower
Wildflower blends the old with the new, and classic with the contemporary in an upbeat vibe. Their sparking harmonies mix perfectly with guitar, fiddle, bass, keyboard, drums and even some banjo and ukulele here and there. Wildflower is based in northern Utah and performs throughout the region and beyond. Wildflower is: Lauren Sidwell, Kristen Day, Camille Pederson, Catherine Idso, Marianne Sidwell and Betty Leishman. 


Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Bear River Ramblers

Come enjoy some favorites from John Denver, Alison Krauss, bluegrass style with a mix of gospel, Celtic and band member originals. Performers include:  Craig Mecham, Anna Anawalt, Buckley Banham, Paul Mueller.


Thursday, August 5, 2021




Sadie Mortensen & Friends
Sadie, a talented musician has been playing guitar, piano and singing for as long as she can remember.   She has developed a love of performing, and has played in the local band Mjölk and performed locally on her own. She is a recent graduate from Fast Forward high school. She loves creating and sharing her love of music with others.  Performing with her will be Kalle Danfors on guitar, Ella Bowen and Irv Nelson on keyboard.

Friday, August 6, 2021

Kim Roderick & Friends
"Here is Hope"
The MADRE-gals are a brand-new female vocal ensemble representing lifelong friends and sisters in Christ who find joy in bringing truth and light to the world through music. In today's tabernacle program entitled "Here is Hope" they will share classic hymns, folk songs, contemporary Christian hits, Broadway, classical, and original music all with a central theme of hope. Their individual musical backgrounds include musical theater, choirs, opera, touring bands, and studio recording. Their greatest accomplishments, however, come from being mothers to their (when combined) 30 children - hence the name "MADRE"-gals. :)

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Evening Performance: 7:00 pm

Friday, August 6, 2021

                                                        Relic Acoustic Band

Consisting of veteran musicians Steve Roberts, Scott Olsen, and Irv Nelson, 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. Each of the band members has a wealth stage experience, playing in countless bands over the last 50 years, and they have been playing together for nearly 20 years. With three acoustic guitars and tight three-part harmonies, they paint a delightful musical landscape. The performance is also entertaining, with a relaxed and personable stage style. Don’t miss this chance to hear one of the most enjoyable acts in the valley close out this year’s summer concert series!


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 23, 2021

Tabernacle Noon Concerts

Week 9

Monday, July 26, 2021

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!

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Miho Everitt & Friends

Miho Everitt was born in Osaka, Japan. She holds a master's degree in piano performance and has done extensive performing and accompanying.   She is the busy mother of 5 children.  

Lucas Hilton recently graduated from Sky View high school and plans to study Aerospace Engineering at Utah State University this Fall.  In addition to the violin, he  plays the organ and piano. 

Music has always been a part of Mike and Jenni Whiteley's life together. Jenni grew up in Logan and has taught piano herself for over 20 years.  Mike played trumpet through high school and college and has performed in numerous orchestras. They recently moved back to Cache Valley.  

Marin Kimpton is a Trumpet Performance/Music Education Major at Utah State University and is pursuing a master's degree  in the future.  



Andrea Bailey has a master's degree in Piano Performance and is a private piano teacher as well as an accompanist. She is a mother to 4 children.  
 

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

  Olaveson Family
Kurt and Michelle grew up playing music together.  They studied music in college, though Kurt pursued a career in medicine and is a family physician in Cache Valley, and Michelle is a registered nurse. Now married with four little girls who all love to make music as well, the house is never quiet! Vivian, Elsie, and Liesel started playing the violin when they were four years old. With a mix of violins, vocals, and piano, they will be sharing some family favorites they love, as if giving a concert from their own home.  


Thursday, July 29, 2021


Sage Valley House Band    

If you were born between 1955 and 1965, you know the sound of 70's Country Rock. Come sing along to your favorite hits from high school! 


Friday, July 30, 2021

Adam's Flower Garden

Adam's Flower Garden is a hot Cache Valley band inspired by artists like Vulfpeck, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and the sound of Motown. Along with performing classics, Adam’s Flower Garden regularly enjoys writing original music. To hear our next new music, come see us at the Logan Tabernacle!

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Friday, July 30, 2021 7:00 pm

                                         Vivace

Vivace is a children’s a violin performing group from Salt Lake City, Utah. Vivace began in 2017 and toured  China spring of 2019. Under the direction of Corine Hart, selections will include a broad range of numbers from Disney movie themes to fiddling and classical music. Audiences of all ages will enjoy this show through music that highlights violinist ages 12-18. Come enjoy the show!


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 15, 2021

Tabernacle Noon Concerts

Week 8

Monday, July 19, 2021

Musicality

Join Musicality for an upbeat concert of classic oldies, love songs, patriotic numbers and everything in-between! Personal stories highlight the impact music has on our lives and gives a unique touch to this group's talented presentation. Violin, flute, tamborine and piano accompainment add to the fun and energy Musicality generates during their performances. 


Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Ellie Evans & Friends

Ellie began playing the violin at age 4. She was one of 12 state Sterling Scholar finalists in instrumental music this past year. She has recorded with the USU Chamber Singers on several of their acclaimed albums and has been featured on nationally-syndicated classical music programs around the country. She has soloed in Xian, China for a National Conference and with the Cache Symphony Orchestra as well as with the Ridgeline High School Orchestra. She will be attending Utah State University next fall as a Caine Scholar.


Wednesday, July 21, 2021

    USU Piano Faculty

Come see the USU piano faculty members Elzbieta Bilicka, Emily Ezola, Kevin Olson, and Cahill Smith play solo and ensemble repertoire featuring piano music by Chopin, Debussy, Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and more! 

Thursday, July, 22, 2021

Hatch Academy of Magic & Music

Richard and Rosemary Hatch opened the Hatch Academy of Magic & Music in Logan's historic Thatcher-Young Mansion in January 2011. In their studios Richard teaches sleight-of-hand magic and Rosemary teaches violin and viola. With their son, pianist and visual artist Jonathan Hatch, they give occasional ensemble performances combining magic and music. Katie Lund and Hugues Herpin are seniors at Ridgeline High, Talia Winder is a senior at Green Canyon High. Accompanist Annika Lawrence is a senior in piano performance at USU.


Friday, July, 23, 2021

Major Ranch Hands' Band

The Major Family Ranch Hands Band is composed of Dale, (dad) with daughter Erin Stott from Logan, and son Jake a student at USU,and occasionally other family members. The family has been playing together in some form or another for about 15 years, when our oldest daughter Jenni learned to play the fiddle. We organize the annual Cache Valley Cowboy Rendezvous.  Contact us by email:  dmajoravon@gmail.com or on facebook at Major Family Music.


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Friday, July 23, 2021-7:00 pm Concert

The Band Down Yonder

The Band Down Yonder is a group of all-around great folks who have been playing together for six years.  They began as a collection of family, neighbors, co-workers, and friends. They feature old time mountain music. A lot of the songs are about trains, but they'll play any song they think is a catchy tune, and tint it with a little bluegrass.  Their music appeals to all ages!  Come and enjoy! 

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 9, 2021

Tabernacle Noon Concerts


Week 7

July 12, 2021

Craig Mecham

Craig Mecham is an award-winning singer-songwriter. He has spent the past five decades playing and singing on stages across the UK and USA.  He has written well over eighty songs. Probably fifty of them are terrible. He promises not to play those.  Craig's songwriting features solo acoustic guitar as well as lighthearted, humorous tales of growing up. Generous doses of humor interspersed with tender emotions of love and loss make for an entertaining and uplifting hour.


July 13, 2021

Fry Street Quartet

The Fry Street Quartet is the String Quartet-in-Residence with the Caine College of the Arts at Utah State University.  This program will preview highlights from the upcoming Fry Street Chamber Music Festival, which will take place from July 16-20 at USU’s Russell/Wanlass Performance Hall.


July 14, 2021

Michelle Broadbent Hatch

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. Michelle has been the recipient of numerous scholarships and awards, was a 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. 



July 15, 2021

Rockie Ricks & Friends

Although he holds a PhD in electrical engineering, after retiring, Rockie earned BA in Music at USU with emphasis on musical composition. This musical tribute is his capstone project which includes five original songs and two dramatic readings. The words are adapted from his Grandmother's poetry. Songs are sung by the most talented voices in Cache Valley. The tribute also features beautiful country and nostalgic imagery in a multimedia presentation.


July 16, 2021

Constance Jensen

Connie Jensen has a masters degree in Vocal Performance from the University of Utah and teaches Voice and Group Voice at Utah Valley University.  She has been a featured soloist with UVU's jazz and wind ensemble. She performs all over Utah, Idaho and California.  She has received numerous honors and awards for vocal teaching and performing.  Her shows are upbeat and fun!

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, July 4, 2021

Tabernacle Noon Concerts

Week 6

July 5, 2021

Darren Parry
Shoshone Elder

Darren Parry is the past Chairman of the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation. Darren serves on the Board of Directors for the American West Heritage Center, the Utah State Museum Board, and serves on the Advisory Board of the Huntsman Cancer Institute. 

Darren attend the University of Utah and Weber State University and received his Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education, with an emphasis in History. He also teaches classes on Native American History at Utah State University.   Darren has worked tirelessly to share the story of the Bear River Massacre as passed down through his ancestors. His great-great-great-grandfather Sagwitch Timbimboo was the chief of the tribe at the time and escaped as the horrific events unfolded.  


July 6, 2021

 Connie Jenson, Singer

Connie Jensen has a masters degree in Vocal Performance from the University of Utah and teaches voice and Group Voice at Utah Valley University.  She was instrumental in creating the Riverwoods Venue in Provo  and other venues for performers. She has been a featured soloist with UVU's jazz and wind ensemble. She performs all over Utah, Idaho and California.  She has received numerous honors and awards for vocal teaching and performing.  Her shows are upbeat and fun!

 

July 7, 2021

                                                  

                                            Jen Benson, Singer

Uplifting pop music with a touch of classical on vocals & piano with guest instrumentalists Kristen Day (violin), Kelin Gibbons (guitar) and Tasma Taylor (piano). Beginning on piano as a child, Jen soon began arranging songs for voice. Early experience included solo performance, musical theatre, and lead vocalist on keyboards in rock bands. After tending to her young family while performing in choral groups, she returns to her solo work, sliding into the plate 40 years from her musical beginnings!



July 8, 2021

                                                       Ben Alder, Organist

Ben Alder was born and raised in St. George, Utah. He took piano lessons at age 8 until moving on to the organ at age 14. He has played in LDS Tabernacles in St. George, Utah, Paris, Idaho, Brigham City, Utah and Logan, Utah. He was invited to play the 5 manual Salt Lake Tabernacle organ hosted by now deceased tabernacle organist, Robert Cundick. He is the Grandson of Dr. Douglas D and Mrs. Elaine Alder. He has a YouTube channel of over 10 videos. Some of them are from his Logan Tabernacle concerts.


July 9, 2021

Cache Community Big Band

The Cache Communtiy Big Band has been an active group in the community since the 1970's. We love playing music together and performing for dancers or spectators. Our music is exciting, upbeat and fun!   Jazz, latin and funk music will be shared!


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, June 27, 2021

Tabernacle Noon Concerts

Week  5

Monday, June 28, 2021

T
he Happy Wanderers
We are a group of friends and neighbors who love music and especially love accordion music.  Yes, we play polkas!  However, we also play old favorites and patriotic music.   We started our group when two new neighbors moved in next to an accordion  player and we realized we all needed to play great music together.  Now, we have added some dear friends and others from our small Mantua, Utah town.  We will play several patriotic songs, some oldies, and some of our favorites.  We hope you will enjoy our selection.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 

                                                      

Come get a preview of the upcoming season of the Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre.  Upcoming shows include Souvenir, 33 Variations, The Fantastiks and I Do, I Do.   Intimate shows with outstanding messages.  A wonderful comeback to the pandemic year  we have all experienced.  Not to be missed!


Wednesday, June 30, 2021


                                             Cristina & Irv

Cristina Edlund & Irv Nelson are a vocalist/piano duo who share a love for classic songs through the decades. Their performance will take you back in time to some of the best songs ever recorded, that will please the ear, touch the heart, and bring back fond memories. Cristina is one of the valley’s favorite vocal artists. She specializes in the smooth sound of the classic vocalists of the 40s, 50,s and 60s. When she was at USU, Cristina sang with the Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Voices, Chamber Singers, and Jazz Night at the Skyclub. Irv Nelson is a pianist, guitarist, bassist, and vocalist who also performs with Relic Acoustic Band and other groups. He is also a composer and arranger whose work has been performed by solo artists and choral groups around the world. Both Cristina and Irv are private vocal, piano, and guitar instructors.


Thursday, July 1, 2021

 Basic Pitches

Basic Pitches was a singing group that started at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic. Devin and Max are both members of the Tabernacle choir at Temple Square. Christina, Ganae and Sarah all earned music degrees. They started singing together just for fun but it soon turned into weekly rehearsals and trying to find gigs.  This group is a modge-podge of solo-singers, musical theater actors/actresses, choir nerds, and just fantastic all-around musicians. Their set today will consist of a variety from jazz and pop to folk americana and musical theater.  


Friday, July 2, 2021 

  Seegmiller Duo, Violin & Piano

Just in time for the Fourth of July, siblings Brynn Vance and Ethan Seegmiller present a compilation of classic American folk and patriotic music. Both have Master’s degrees in music performance, are alumni of Utah State, and can’t wait to share this diverse recital including Gershwin, Copland, and some original arrangements of their own!

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, June 20, 2021

Summer Tabernacle Concerts

Week 4

Monday, June 21, 2021

Dr. Craig Jessop, Mozart Requiem

Join AFCO Music Director Craig Jessop for a free lecture on Mozart's "Requiem" at 12:00 pm on Monday, June 21, 2021 at the Logan Tabernacle. Learn about the "Requiem" and AFCO's upcoming performance of this great masterwork in support of the Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre.


Tuesday, June 22, 2021


Jeff Karren & Seth Bingham- Organ Duo

Jeff Karren developed an interest in the pipe organ at an early age listening to the organ in the Logan Tabernacle. He began taking piano lessons at age eight.  He now feels the organ is the only true instrument.  Seth Bennion is a North Logan native. He is currently studying finance at Utah State University. His energetic and upbeat approach to the organ helps listeners feel Seth’s genuine love and passion for the organ. 



Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Wildwing

Jesse, Amy and Anna are three sisters who were born and raised in Mendon, Utah, Their parents raised them among 9 siblings with a house full of musical exposure and training. Paula their mother, and Emily Ashcroft Densley will be joining them for their performance. All will present a program celebrating diverse styles and music from around the world, immersed in a celebration of nature and the seasons. The music of Wildwing includes upbeat jigs and reels, duo fiddles, haunting, ethereal flute melodies, African drumming, vocal solos and trio numbers, and original pieces composed by two of the band members.

Thursday, June 24, 2021


Karla Axtell & Keri Hale
Organ & Vocal

 

Karla Axtell  received her BFA in piano from Utah State University.  An accomplished piano teacher she has accompanied the Cache Children’s Choir, American Festival Chorus, Cache Symphony Orchestra and Nutcracker Ballet.  She loves performing on the Logan Tabernacle organ.  Karla is married to Bruce Axtell with eight children and 23 grandchildren.  Keri Hansen Hale is the youngest daughter of Karla.    She has been singing since she could talk!  She received her BFA in Art Administration with a minor in music from Westminster College and just finished her MBA at Western Governors University this past May.  She is married to Alex Hale and is the mother of Theo and Eve.


Friday, June 25, 2021


Mark Gibbons- Country Singer

Mark grew up on a dairy farm in Lewiston Utah. They milk 600 cows and farm 1200 acres of ground. He has been married for 42 years to his sweetheart Shanna. They have three wonderful sons. Great Daughter-in-laws, and eleven grandchildren. Mark has a great family and a great life. He loves to sing and has had the opportunity to perform across the U S. 

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