Janet Yieh

Categories: Class of 2022, Current Board Members

Janet Yieh serves as Associate Organist at Trinity Church, Wall Street in New York City. An innovative concert recitalist and sacred music specialist, Janet was named one of ’20 under 30’ to watch 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, Yale University’s Woolsey Hall, Taipei’s St. John’s Cathedral 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 the national radio show Pipedreams, New York’s WQXR, New Jersey’s WWFM, Connecticut’s WMNR, and two CD recordings.     A native of Alexandria, Virginia, Janet’s former teachers include Thomas Murray, Paul Jacobs, John Walker, Wayne Earnest and Victoria Shields. She holds a Master’s of Musical Arts Degree and Master’s Degree in Organ Performance from the Yale School of Music and Yale Institute of Sacred Music and a Bachelor of Music from the Juilliard School. Janet has served as Organ Scholar at Christ Church and Trinity Church on the Green in New Haven, and Director of Music for Berkeley Divinity School at Yale. She is a Colleague of the AGO, co-chair of the Northeast AGO Young Organists Board and a member of the Association of Anglican Musicians.