Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Sesame Street & Mormon Tabernacle Choir Special Coming to DVD!

Back in December the cast of Sesame Street made the pilgrimage to Utah to perform with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. We were told that the live performance was being 
filmed for a home video release. 

The resulting special "Keep Christmas With You" now has a release date and cover art!

The official Synopsis:
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square jointhe Sesame Street Muppets and guest vocalist Santino Fontana(the voice of Prince Hans in the popular Disney movie Frozen) in acelebration of the spirit of Christmas. Fontana makes his entranceon this beautifully produced show in a hot air balloon surrounded bylarge toy airplanes that drop from the ceiling as the Choir opens withthe number The Candyman/Pocketful of Miracles. Other standoutmoments are a duet with the Count and the Choir s organist, RichardElliott, to the tune of The Twelve Days of Christmas, a medley ofSesame Street songs including the popular song Keep ChristmasWith You, and hilarious hijinks and banter from the SesameStreet Muppets throughout the show. This show is a world-classperformance perfect for all ages as you celebrate the Christmasholiday.

It looks like the songs will be released on CD as well!

The track listing:
1. A Christmas Carol
2. Processional: Merry, Merry Christmas
3. The Candy Man/Pocketful of Miracles
4. Some Children See Him
5. Marche Miniature
6. Hear, King of Angels
7. Cum Sancto Spiritu
8. Sesame Street Medley
9. The of Winter
10. The Twelve Days of Christmas
11. Keep Christmas With You (All Through the Year)
12. Everyone Who Likes Christmas
13. Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
14. Angels From the Realms of Glory

"Keep Christmas With You" will be released on DVD October 16 and can be pre-ordered from amazon here. Amazon states the the CD will be released the same day, though it's not yet available for pre-order. 

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