SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is holding it is Christmas celebrations nearly this yr due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Normally, a whole bunch of musical performances could be scheduled all through the weeks main as much as Christmas, drawing in a whole bunch of individuals from across the nation.
The annual “Savior of the World” live performance won’t be held, as an alternative, organizers are inviting all individuals, no matter their private religion or faith, to submit a video for use within the digital celebration.
Submissions could embody enjoyable and lighthearted vacation songs in addition to spiritual Christmas songs from totally different cultures and traditions.
Organizers are asking that submissions be in English, as they are going to substitute the normal concert events at Temple Sq..
Each solo and group performances shall be accepted, with choice to teams. Instrumental performances are additionally welcome. Every group can submit as much as two movies.
The movies shall be edited collectively and broadcasted on the church web site and they’ll grow to be a part of the annual “Gentle the World” Christmas marketing campaign.
Video submissions will be emailed to ChristmasatTempleSquare@ChurchofJesusChrist.org by November 15, 2020.
A schedule, in addition to broadcast occasions and places shall be accessible because the season approaches.