organ first produced music for the Trinity
the masterful fingers of
pianist Charles Theodore Pachelbel.
Pachelbel is the son of Johann Pachelbel who
renowned composer of the German
The church patrons steadily rose in number
and in 1764,
the church was renovated to be
able to accommodate more devotees. In 1776
to 1778, it was used as a stronghold by
George Washington himself used to attend
mass in the
Trinity Church during the 1780s. Other notable personalities associated with
the church are Le Chevalier de Ternay
and Dr. Sylvester Gardiner.