Kent Tritle, Conductor
“New York’s leading choral conductor” –The New Yorker
Kent Tritle is one of America’s leading choral conductors. Called “the brightest star in New York’s choral music world” by The New York Times, he is in his fourth season as Director of Cathedral Music and Organist at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City; his eighth season as Music Director of Musica Sacra, the longest continuously performing professional chorus in New York; and his tenth season as Music Director of the Oratorio Society of New York, the acclaimed 200-voice volunteer chorus.
In addition, Kent is Director of Choral Activities and Chair of the Organ Department at the Manhattan School of Music and is a member of the graduate faculty of The Juilliard School. Also an acclaimed organ virtuoso, Kent Tritle is the organist of the New York Philharmonic and the American Symphony Orchestra.
- Kent Tritle’s Spring 2018: American, NYC History Take Center Stage in New Works; Organ Recital and “Organ Symphony” with the New York Philharmonic – Press release
- Kent Tritle’s 2017-18 Season: World Premieres of Works by Moravec, Ranjbaran, Sirota; Two NY Organ Recitals, and More – Press release
- “On Becoming a Professional Choral Singer – Advice from the Guru” – Musical America, July 13, 2017
- Kent Tritle’s Spring 2017 Season – Press release
- Review of Rautavaara’s Vigilia at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine: “Truly, this was a choral concert for the ages” – Opera News, January 2017
- Kent Tritle’s 2016-17 Season: U.S. Premiere of Rautavaara’s Vigilia, Asian Debut in South Korea, Britten’s War Requiem, and More – Press release
- Kent Tritle’s Spring 2016: Mahler’s “Symphony of a Thousand,” World Premiere of Evan Fein’s Deborah, and More – Press release
- “Chorus Call” – Opera News, January 2016
- Kent Tritle Is Appointed Chair of the Organ Department of the Manhattan School of Music – Press release
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