Handel's Messiah from Trinity Church
Airs on Dec. 22 at 7 pm, Dec. 24 at 6 pm and Dec. 25 at 1 pm
Monday, December 23, 2013
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.