A. Laurence Lyon
1934 – 2006
Who was A. Laurence Lyon?
Lyon was first called as an organist for a congregation of the LDS Church when he was 16 years old. He served as a LDS Church missionary in the East German Mission, and organized and directed the choir from that mission that sang at the dedication of the Swiss Temple. In 1958 he married Donna Reeder in the Salt Lake Temple.
Lyon has been involved with the music for many LDS Church temple dedications. He wrote an arrangement of "The Morning Breaks" specifically for the dedication of the Oakland California Temple and directed choirs that performed at the dedications of the Portland Oregon Temple and the Seattle Washington Temple.
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- Also known as
- Lyon, A. Laurence
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- United States of America
- Eastman School of Music
- University of Utah
- Lived in
on July 23, 2013