Time’s Arrow Finale
Works by Hildegard von Bingen, Machaut and Dufay
Paola Prestini: A Mass: The Imaginary World of Wild Order
The Choir of Trinity Wall Street
Julian Wachner, conductor
Time’s Arrow culminates with the world premiere of Paola Prestini’s contribution to Trinity’s long-term commissioning project, “Mass Reimmaginings,” interspersed with music of the Medieval and early Renaissance.
More about the Time's Arrow Festival:
A Celebration of Music and the Arts in the New World for the 250th Anniversary of St. Paul’s Chapel
January 1-12, 2017
All events are free of charge and held at St. Paul’s Chapel unless otherwise indicated
Trinity’s annual festival of January concerts, Time’s Arrow, which exemplifies Trinity’s signature juxtaposition of early and modern music, is a highlight of New York’s musical season. This year’s Time’s Arrow program celebrates the 250th anniversary of the opening of St. Paul’s Chapel. Completed on October 30, 1766, St. Paul’s is the oldest surviving church building in Manhattan. Works will range from those foundational to American music to world premieres and commissions from leading American composers. Learn more and see the full schedule.