Jazz90.1 Presents Rodgers and Hammerstein Tribute

On Labor Day – Monday September 4 at noon – Jazz90.1 will present a special Music and the Spoken Word performance by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square paying tribute to the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein. For over 40 years, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been performing the beloved songs of composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist and playwright Oscar Hammerstein II. Beginning in the 1940s and 1950s the team of Rodgers and Hammerstein changed the world of music and theater. Their popular Broadway musicals began what is now considered the “golden age” of musical theater. Their music today continues to give audiences around the world encouragement, hope, and comfort. Don’t miss this great musical tribute on Jazz90.1.