The recordings of composer Michael John Trotta have been recognized by Gramophone for its “appealing melodic lines, tender harmonies and a palette of glowing vocal and instrumental colors.” Seven Last Words is considered by Choral Scholar to “informs the thoughts and aspirations of the people and the time.” Veni, Veni, Emmanuel was heralded by the Choral Journal for its ability to effectively carry out that dialogue between the [music] and the modern listener.”

Fueled by a passion to share new music that engages conductors, ensembles, and audiences alike, Michael John Trotta (b.1978) is fast becoming one of the most “exciting and prominent new composers of choral music.” Drawing on his experience as a conductor and clinician, he brings artistry and excellence within reach for thousands of musicians each year.

From Carnegie Hall to classrooms all over the world, Trotta’s unique blend of engaging and artistic music creates opportunities to experience new music and empowers individuals to realize their artistic