Handel's Messiah from Trinity Church
2016 Schedule: Airs at 8 pm on Dec. 24 on WQXR.
Saturday, December 19, 2015
Music director Julian Wachner conducts the resident Trinity Choir and Trinity Baroque Orchestra from Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan in Handel’s classic oratorio, which received its New World premiere at Trinity Church in 1770.
WQXR's annual broadcast of Messiah is hosted by David Garland with additional commentary from conductor and organist Kent Tritle.
Interview with Julian Wachner from 2012: