10pm Choral Prelude and Christmas Eve Festive Choral Eucharist
This traditional late evening service on Christmas Eve begins with a 40-minute prelude of choral music and congregational carols (at 9:20pm), followed by a procession to the crèche and Choral Eucharist (beginning at 10pm). With music by The Choir of Trinity Wall Street, the Trinity Youth Chorus, and NOVUS NY Brass, with additional congregational hymns and carols. The Rev. Phillip A. Jackson, Vicar, celebrant; the Rev. Dr. William Lupfer, Rector, preacher.
Prelude will feature several carol arrangements from Wachner’s new release “The Snow Lay on the Ground”
Niño lindo (Wachner)
O magnum mysterium (Poulenc)
The Dream Isaiah Saw (Rudolph)
Trinity does not take reservations for its services, but, because of high attendance, it is recommended you arrive early.