Grammy Nominee and Conductor Julian Wachner

The choir and baroque orchestra of Trinity Wall Street have been nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance for their recording of Handel’s “Israel in Egypt.” Watch the choir and orchestra rehearsing the oratorio, and listen to our interview with director of music Julian Wachner about the hymns he loves and the mission of music both in the church and in the classical music world. Produced by Patti Jette Hanley. Interview and editing by Lauren Talley. Some footage courtesy of Trinity Wall Street.