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

Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 7:30 PM
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 7:30 PM
Great Music in a Great Space at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine
MANHATTAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC SYMPHONIC CHORUS, WOMEN’S CHORUS, AND ORCHESTRA
ORATORIO SOCIETY OF NEW YORK

Kent Tritle, conductor
Angel Azzarra, soprano
Bryn Holdsworth, soprano
Jana McIntyre, soprano  
Sara Murphy, mezzo-soprano
Noragh Devlin, mezzo-soprano
John Tiranno, tenor
Timothy Murray, baritone
Adam Lau, bass
Cathedral Choristers of St. John the Divine

MAHLER  Symphony No. 8, “Symphony of a Thousand”

(In a related event, organist David Briggs presents the world premiere of his arrangement of Mahler’s Symphony No. 8 for chorus, soloists, and organ on the Cathedral’s “Great Organ” series on Thursday, April 7, 2016)

Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 7:30 PM
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center
MUSICA SACRA

Kent Tritle, conductor
Lianne Coble, soprano
Helen Karloski, mezzo-soprano
Marc Day, tenor
Kevin Deas, bass

EVAN FEIN  Deborah (World Premiere)
MOZART  Solemn Vespers, K.339

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LATEST NEWS

KENT TRITLE’S 2015-16 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
  • Recording Release and Performance of “Four Quarters of Jerusalem” by the Cathedral Choir of St. John the Divine and Rose of the Compass
  • Tallis’s Spem in Alium, Strauss’s Deutsche Motette with Musica Sacra
  • Mozart Arrangement of Handel’s Messiah with Oratorio Society of New York
  • Residency at Sibelius Academy in Helsinki