Alfie Boe and Tom Brokaw join the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square for a Christmas celebration that also features Col. Gail "Hal" Halvorsen (USAF Ret.), who dropped candy for German children during the 1948-49 Berlin airlift. Selections include "Sing Noel!"; "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"; "From Heaven on High"; "Bring Him Home" (from "Les Misérables"); "What Shall We Give?"; "Angels, From the Realms of Glory"; and "We Wish You a Merry Christmas. Also: the Christmas story.
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