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 explains “What Conductors Are Really Doing” in Episode 6 of WIRED “Masterminds” – Watch here
- Kent Tritle’s 2019-20 Season, Stars in WIRED “Masterminds” on Conducting – Press release
- Kent Tritle’s Spring 2019: From Kullervo to Byrd’s Mass for Five Voices – Press release
- Kent Tritle’s 2018-19 Season: Sibelius’s Kullervo, Szymanowski’s Stabat Mater, and More – Press release
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