Premiered: December 22, 2004
Premise: Mezzo-soprano Frederica Von Stade and baritone Bryn Terfel join the 360-voice ensemble for a holiday program in Salt Lake City's Temple Square. Highlights include “Joy to the World!” “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” and other traditional selections, plus a “Yuletide Festival” medley of such secular favorites as “Jingle Bells” and “Let It Snow.” In addition, Terfel reads the Christmas story from the Gospel according to St. Luke, accompanied by the choir and orchestra. Taped in December 2003.