From "Evan Almighty" to "A Christmas Story": 9 Times the Tabernacle Choir Sang in Movies

by | Dec. 11, 2017


Editor's Note: The movies on this list contain music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. LDS Living is not endorsing or encouraging readers to view these movies.

Whether you like comedies, dramas, or kids shows, there's a movie for everyone out there. But did you know that the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has sung in some of your favorite Hollywood movies? From A Christmas Story to Madagascar, here are some movies music from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has appeared in.

1. Evan Almighty, “This Land Is Your Land”

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In the popular comedy Evan Almighty, Steve Carell plays an average middle-aged man who lives an average life. That is until he is instructed by God to build a boat and assemble the animals of the world, just like Noah. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir can be heard singing "This Land is Your Land" during this film. Listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir Sing "This Land Is Your Land" below!

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O Come, Little Children features classic Christmas songs beloved by children and adults everywhere. Performed by the world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir, accompanied by the Orchestra at Temple Square, and featuring the singularly beautiful voice of acclaimed tenor Rolondo Villazon, this album takes the listener on a joyful journey through timeless classics that celebrate the season. Rolando's powerful tenor voice shines on classic carols "I Saw Three Ships," "Deck the Hall," and "We Three Kings." Delightful renditions of "Christmas Children" from Scrooge and "Parade of the Wooden Soldiers" are performed by the Orchestra at Temple Square, followed by Rolando's tender reading of the celebrated short story The Little Match Girl, by Charles Dickens. This album will whisk you away to once again see the childlike wonder of Christmas.

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