Kent Tritle is one of America’s leading choral conductors. Called “the brightest star in New York’s choral music world” by The New York Times, he is Director of Cathedral Music and Organist at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City; Music Director of Musica Sacra, the longest continuously performing professional chorus in New York; and Music Director of the Oratorio Society of New York, the acclaimed 200-voice volunteer chorus. In addition, Kent is Director of Choral Activities and Chair of the Organ Department at the Manhattan School of Music and is a member of the graduate faculty of The Juilliard School. Also an acclaimed organ virtuoso, Kent Tritle is the organist of the New York Philharmonic and the American Symphony Orchestra.

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UPCOMING CONCERTS

July 10-17, 2016
AMHERST EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL CHORAL WORKSHOP

The Choral Workshop at the Amherst Music Festival, led by Kent Tritle, is designed to give the serious amateur choral singer an opportunity to learn and perform masterworks.  The 2016 workshop will focus on 17th century German works.

SCHÜTZ  Musikalische Exequien, SWV 279-281 (German Requiem)
JOHANN MICHAEL BACH  Halt, was du hast
J. S. BACH  Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229
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Saturday, July 30, 2016, 7:30  PM
Great Mountains Music Festival and School

Alpensia Resort, PyeongChang, South Korea

THE NATIONAL CHORUS OF KOREA
GMMFS ORCHESTRA
Kent Tritle, conductor
Elizabeth De Trejo, soprano
Sunhae Im, sopranos
Monica Groop, mezzo-soprano
Dong Won Kim, tenor
Heungu Bahk, bass

BEETHOVEN  Coriolan Overture
BELLINI  Selected opera arias
BEETHOVEN  Mass in C Major
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August 19-28, 2016
Tour with Cathedral Choristers, Scholars and members of the Cathedral Choir of St. John the Divine to Christ Church, Dublin, and a week’s residency singing all services at London’s Westminster Abbey

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LATEST NEWS

KENT TRITLE’S SPRING 2016 SEASON

(press release – pdf)

  • Mahler’s “Symphony of a Thousand” with Oratorio Society of New York and Manhattan School of Music at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
  • World Premiere of Evan Fein’s Deborah with Musica Sacra, and New York Premiere of Marjorie Merryman’s Jonah with Oratorio Society of New York
  • Just-Completed Residency at Sibelius Academy in Helsinki – Meeting Einojuhani Rautavaara