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Comfort at One

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

Past Performances

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Comfort at One: Brahms' Serenade No. 2

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.

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Comfort at One: Downtown Voices

April 27, 2021

In celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birthday, Downtown Voices performed his tranquil yet dramatic Mass in C in addition to Brahms’ earliest accompanied choral works, Geistliches Lied and Zwei Motetten, Op. 74. Please enjoy this clip from Zwei Motetten for Comfort at One.

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Comfort at One: Bach's BWV 230, BWV 4, BWV 118, and BWV 228

April 26, 2021

Bach's Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV 230, is performed with the Easter Cantata Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4; Jesu, meins Lebens Licht, BWV 118; and Fürchte dich nicht, BWV 228 by brass players from Trinity Baroque Orchestra and soloists from The Choir of Trinity Wall Street.

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Comfort at One: Bach's BWV 230

April 23, 2021

In a joyous reflection of spring’s return and Easter rebirth, today’s Comfort at One is a special “at church” offering: Bach’s Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV 230.

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Comfort at One: Organist Katelyn Emerson

April 22, 2021

Comfort at One brings back our Thursday Pipes at One series from the inauguration of the Noack organ at St Paul’s Chapel in 2018. Today’s organ recital is from February 21, 2018 and is performed by Katelyn Emerson. 

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Comfort at One: Peace I Leave with You

April 21, 2021

Today for Comfort at One, we share with you a choral meditation: Peace I Leave with You by Amy Beach featuring members of The Choir of Trinity Wall Street, led by associate organist Janet Yieh.

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Comfort at One: Poulenc's Figure Humaine

April 20, 2021

What is known as Poulenc’s most challenging choral work, Figure Humaine embodies great suffering and oppression, juxtaposed with the hope for freedom from tyranny. This clip contains Movement 16: Le jour m’étonne et la nuit me fait peur.

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Comfort at One: Bach's BWV 8 and BWV 113

April 19, 2021

In 2018, Bach at One welcomed the addition of the Noack organ in St. Paul’s Chapel by pairing favorite cantatas with Bach’s magnificent Preludes and Fugues and Leipzig Chorales. The concert features Liebster Gott, wenn werd ich sterben?, BWV 8 and Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut, BWV 113.

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Comfort at One: Britten's The Last Rose of Summer

April 16, 2021

Today’s at-home performance of Comfort At One comes from versatile and stunning tenor, and Trinity's Downtown Voices Director, Stephen Sands. As a part of Music in the Somerset Hills where he is the Artistic Director, Stephen performs The Last Rose of Summer by Benjamin Britten.

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Comfort at One: Guilmant, Sigfrid Karg-Elert, and Bach

April 15, 2021

Pipes at One returns to Comfort at One Thursdays with today's stunning 2018 performance by Trinity associate organist Janet Yieh. She plays the music of Guilmant, Sigfrid Karg-Elert, Bach, Thalben-Ball and Reger.