During trying times, music stills our souls and provides a healing grace. We hope these performances help you find a daily haven of peace and comfort.
Each Monday-Thursday at 1pm, we share new and archived performances on Facebook and Twitter and will post the most recent videos below. For past features, browse the list below or visit our music video portal.
This year, our music education teaching artists successfully shifted to online teaching, providing lessons for more than 350 students enrolled in our outreach programs. Today's Comfort at One features a song from the end-of-year online concert by children from the Chrystie Street School-Age Center.
May 11, 2021
In her Candlelight Baroque recital Comfort from Home, virtuoso violinist Alana Youssefian takes a rare gut string approach to Johann Sebastian Bach’s Partita for Violin No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004, which includes the beloved and monumental Chaconne.
May 10, 2021
For today’s Comfort at One, we offer a favorite Bach + One concert from 2018 with The Choir of Trinity Wall Street and Trinity Baroque Orchestra performing Bach's Christ lag in Todes Banden, BWV 4, and Johann Rudolph Ahle's Magnificat à 8 for choir, cornetto, and three sackbuts.
May 7, 2021
Today’s Comfort at One presents the New York premiere of a new work Invisible Labor by renowned composer and NOVUS NY violist Jessica Meyer. Invisible Labor is a response to the NY Times February feature "The Primal Scream" about the hardships working mothers have faced this past year during the pandemic.
May 6, 2021
Today’s Comfort at One Pipes recital comes from our Time’s Arrow Festival: Susanna that focused on Trinity’s commitment to amplifying the voices of female artists across multiple mediums. This recital presents works by Rachel Laurin, Florence Price, Nadia Boulanger, and others.
May 5, 2021
We hope the sweet talented voices of the Trinity Youth Chorus bring you hope and light from the title song “No One is Alone” from their stunning virtual concert: “No One is Alone: Songs of Love and Compassion.”
May 4, 2021
Comfort at One presents the concert “Lagrime Mie” which explores the female perspective in composition, particularly the raw evocation of emotion heard in the music of the famous Baroque artist, Barbara Strozzi (1619-1677), who broke through gender barriers to become the most successful composer of secular vocal music in Venice in her time.
May 3, 2021
As we look forward to the Mother’s Day weekend, Comfort at One presents a cantata that focuses on Mary, the mother of Jesus: Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern BWV 1, paired with Herr Gott, dich loben wir, BWV 16.
April 30, 2021
Instead of our usual at-home Friday Comfort at One edition, today we bring you a special at-church offering: Down by the Riverside arranged by Moses Hogan, a moving spiritual directed by associate organist Janet Yieh with members of The Choir of Trinity Wall Street.
April 29, 2021
Comfort at One continues presenting our Thursday Pipes at One series from the inauguration of the Noack organ at St Paul’s Chapel. Today’s recital is from February 21, 2018 and is performed by the organ duet Duo Majoya.
April 28, 2021
Enjoy today’s Comfort at One clip of NOVUS NY performing Brahms' masterpiece, Serenade No. 2. Brahms’ Serenades are often referred to as studies in orchestral writing, predecessors to his symphonies.