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SALT LAKE CITY — Tickets are sold out for the Bells on Temple Square annual concert, “Ring Praises,” Nov. 18 and 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Tabernacle on Temple Square.

The concert will include selections celebrating the Christmas season as well as hymns of praise, according to a news release. The concert is scheduled to open with “Our Great Redeemer’s Praise” and include “The Virigin Mary Had a Baby Boy,” “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing,” “The Most Wonderful Time of The Year,” “Dona Nobis Pacem” and “I Need Thee Every Hour.” The bell choir sections will be interspersed with organ solos by Temple Square organists Bonnie Goodliffe and Linda Margetts along with ensemble pieces by members of the Orchestra at Temple Square.

The 33-member, all-volunteer bell ensemble will be directed by conductor LeAnna Willmore and associate conductor Larry Smith, according to their the release.

Tickets were available starting Tuesday, Oct. 25. A standby line will form at the flagpole on Temple Square the night of the event for last-minute seating.

Call 801-570-0080 or visit lds.org/events for tickets.



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