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Mormon Tabernacle Choir Releases New Album Close to Welsh Roots

For Ann Sweeney, music is in her blood. And it's a similar story for family that has come before her.

Sweeney, a member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, has sung with what's been dubbed America's Choir for 13 years.

Her mother, Alice Swenson, sang in the choir nearly 70 years ago and her great-great-grandfather, a Welsh immigrant, was an original member of the choir.

Most recently, Sweeney has been a part of a collaboration with classical music industry giant Deutsche Grammophon and multi-platinum-award-winning Welsh bass-baritone Bryn Terfel for the Sept. 10 release of "Homeward Bound."

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