The Peabody Post

Trent Johnson Premieres Oratorio

Trent JohnsonOn Sunday, March 18, Trent Johnson (BM ’89, GPD ’91, Organ) conducted the Oratorio Singers of Westfield, N.J., in the premiere of his oratorio, Wittenberg – The Story of Martin Luther, scored for narrator, soloists, chorus and orchestra. This new work tells of the German religious reformer and highlights his famous trial in the city of Worms. The concert also featured works by Mozart, Beethoven, and Copland.

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