On Sunday, December 9th, Alistair performed Olivier Messiaen’s extraordinary organ work, "La Nativité du Seigneur" on the French Symphonic Coignet-Casavant Frères organ at The Brick Church. A live stream of the performance is available here.
The Manhattan Girls Chorus performed Kim André Arnesen’s stunning and deeply spiritual 'Magnificat' at St. Joseph’s Yorkville on Saturday, December 15th.
Our Annual Service of Lessons & Carols took place on Sunday, December 16th. Traditional carols for choir and congregation, including music by Bach, Byrd, Poulenc, Rachmaninov, and Willcocks. Featuring the Choir of St. Joseph's Church Yorkville, Alistair Reid, Director, and Stephen Tharp, Organist.
Alistair performed an inaugural organ concert on the newly restored and relocated Noack three-manual pipe organ in St. Paul’s Chapel on Friday, April 20th, 2018. The concert included music by Bache, Bairstow, Hollins, Bach, Muhly, Hovland, and Vierne. A live stream of the concert can be viewed here.
Alistair was honored to play the organ part in Mahler's Eighth Symphony on November 18th, 2017. The 600+ performers received a standing ovation!