Accompanist – Trinity Wall Street Choir Concert
Johns Creek United Methodist Church
7/8/2020 3:30 PM – 4:40 PM
Janet Yieh serves as Associate Organist at Trinity Church, Wall Street in New York where she plays weekly services, directs the St. Paul’s Chapel Choir, accompanies the Grammy-nominated Trinity Choir and Trinity Youth Chorus, and works closely with the music and liturgy departments.
An innovative concert recitalist and sacred music specialist, Janet was named one of ‘20 under 30’ promising artists by The Diapason magazine in 2017. She has performed concert tours throughout the United States and across the globe, with highlights including New York’s Alice Tully Hall, Washington’s National Cathedral, San Francisco’s Grace Cathedral, Yale University’s Woolsey Hall, and Japan’s Momoyama St. Andrew’s University Chapel. She has collaborated with the Paul Winter Consort, the Washington Chorus at the Kennedy Center, and Trinity’s NOVUS NY orchestra at Carnegie Hall. She regularly premieres new works for the organ and has been featured on Pipedreams, WQXR, WWFM, WMNR, and two CD recordings.
A native of Alexandria, Virginia, Janet holds two Master’s degrees from the Yale Institute of Sacred Music and a Bachelor’s degree from the Juilliard School. Her past appointments include organ scholar at Christ Church, New Haven and Trinity Church on the Green. Janet’s former teachers include Thomas Murray, Paul Jacobs, John Walker, Wayne Earnest and Victoria Shields. She is a Colleague of the AGO and a member of the Association of Anglican Musicians.
Her website is at www.janetyieh.com.