Episode No. 73 Saturday, November 16, 2019 Dr. Mack Wilberg, Conductor, Composer, Arranger, Educator and the Music Director for the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square
Mack Wilberg was appointed music director of TheTabernacle Choir at Temple Square on March 28, 2008, having served as associate music director of the Choir since May 1999. Dr. Wilberg is responsible for all musical and creative aspects of the Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square in rehearsals, concerts, tours, and recordings, as well as the weekly broadcast of Music and the Spoken Word.
He is a former professor of music at Brigham Young University and is active as a composer, arranger, guest conductor, and clinician throughout the United States and abroad. His compositions and arrangements, currently published exclusively by Oxford University Press, are performed and recorded by choral organizations throughout the world. Dr. Wilberg received his bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and his master’s and doctoral degrees from the University of Southern California.
Enjoy a wonderful episode with the director of “America’s Choir.” Hear the journey which led Dr. Wilberg to this wonderful position and even the fascinating process for becoming a member of one of the most famous choirs in the world.
MUSIC: Old Hundredth Hymntune arr. Mack Wilberg Tabernacle Choir from their album TREE OF LIFE
MUSIC: Love Diving All Loves Excelling arr. Mack Wilberg Tabernacle Choir from their album LET US ALL PRESS ON
MUSIC: Child of Light Mack Wilberg Tabernacle Choir from their album ANGELS AMONG US
MUSIC: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing arr. Mack Wilberg Tabernacle Choir from their album ANGELS AMONG US