In a season full of Messiah concerts, Trinity’s is unique—performed in a sacred space, on period instruments, with soloists from the choir chosen to best complement each aria and recitative.
This year’s performance is led by the versatile and award-winning artistic director Dr. Ryan James Brandau, a choral expert with a reputation for incisive interpretations and dynamic, uplifting performances. Don’t miss this "transcendent and awe-inspiring” (The New York Times) performance featuring The Choir of Trinity Wall Street and Trinity Baroque Orchestra on December 13-15, 2023.
Watch Handel's complete Messiah, filmed in Trinity Church in 2022 in HD.
George Frideric Handel
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street
Trinity Baroque Orchestra
Andrew Megill, conductor
Trinity and Messiah have a long history: Trinity presented one of the first performances in North America in 1770, and Trinity’s ensembles are widely regarded as some of the greatest interpreters of the work. Don’t miss "the best Messiah in New York" (The New York Times), featuring The Choir of Trinity Wall Street and Trinity Baroque Orchestra.