Kent Tritle and the "Messiah"

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Conductor Kent Tritle is central to many New Yorkers’ Messiah experience. In December, he’s conducting a total of three performances of Handel’s Messiah: with the Oratorio Society of New York at Carnegie Hall, with Musica Sacra at Carnegie Hall, and playing the organ with the Philharmonic in five more.

Event: Kent Tritle will be conducting Musica Sacra's performance of the Messiah
Tuesday, December 22, at 8:00 pm
Carnegie Hall
57th Street at 7th Avenue
More information and tickets here.


Kent Tritle

Comments [1]

Phyllis from New York

Question for Kent Trittle: Why do people stand at the alleluia portion of the Messiah? Where does this tradition go back to? Does this happen in other countries as well?

Dec. 22 2009 12:57 PM

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