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March 9, 2017

St. Paul, MN – Eric Whitacre Singers – SOLD OUT

The Cathedral of St Paul, Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States

Eric Whitacre Singers US Tour – Spring 2017

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March 7, 2017

Milwaukee, WI – Eric Whitacre Singers

St. Josaphat Basilica, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Eric Whitacre Singers US Tour – Spring 2017

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March 5, 2017

New York – Eric Whitacre Singers

St. Ignatius Loyola, New York, New York, United States

Eric Whitacre Singers US Tour – Spring 2017

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March 4, 2017

University of Connecticut – Eric Whitacre Singers

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

Eric Whitacre Singers US Tour – Spring 2017

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March 2, 2017

Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA – Eric Whitacre Singers – SOLD OUT

Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Philadelphia, United States

Eric Whitacre Singers US Tour – Spring 2017

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February 28, 2017

Duke Chapel – Eric Whitacre Singers – SOLD OUT

Duke Chapel, Durham, North Carolina, United States

Eric Whitacre Singers US Tour – Spring 2017

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February 4, 2017

Leuven – Flemish Radio Choir

Predikherenkerk, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

Eric returns to Belgium to perform for the second time with the Flemish Radio Choir.

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February 3, 2017

Lier – Flemish Radio Choir

Jezuïetenkerk, 2500 Lier, Belgium

Eric returns to Belgium to perform for the second time with the Flemish Radio Choir.

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February 2, 2017

Brussels – Flemish Radio Choir

Flagey, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

Eric returns to Belgium to perform for the second time with the Flemish Radio Choir.

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February 1, 2017

Ghent – Flemish Radio Choir

Miryzaal, 9000 Ghent, Belgium

Eric returns to Belgium to perform for the second time with the Flemish Radio Choir.

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January 29, 2017

Open Workshop

La Monnaie De Munt, Brussels, Belgium

Singers and composers alike, join Eric for an open workshop giving you a chance to sing some of his most-performed compositions – Sleep and Lux Aurumque – as well as to find out more about the composition process and ask any other questions you may have.

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January 28, 2017

Antwerp – Flemish Radio Choir

deSingel, 2018 Antwerp, Belgium

Eric returns to Belgium to perform for the second time with the Flemish Radio Choir.

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December 12, 2016

Lithuanian National Philharmonics & Bel Canto Choir

Lithuanian National Philharmonic Hall, Vilnius, Lithuania

Eric joins the Lithuanian National Philharmonic and Bel Canto Choir Vilnius for two Christmas concerts.

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December 11, 2016

Lithuanian National Philharmonics & Bel Canto Choir

Lithuanian National Philharmonic Hall, Vilnius, Lithuania

Eric joins the Lithuanian National Philharmonic and Bel Canto Choir Vilnius for two Christmas concerts.

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December 4, 2016

Christmas with Eric Whitacre – Los Angeles Master Chorale

A performance of some of the most sublime Christmas choral music in the world. Audiences will recognize the familiar medieval carol In dulci jubilo (In sweet rejoicing), woven throughout the program – from Renaissance and Baroque madrigals to modern-day motets. Closing your eyes, you may even imagine yourself inside a candlelit cathedral as the purity of voices from the LA Master Chorale rise from the stage of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

PROGRAM

 

Eric Whitacre | Lux Aurumque
Ola Gjeilo | A Spotless Rose
Eric Whitacre | Sainte-Chapelle
Ariel Quintana | Three Christmas Motets
Hodie Christus natus est
     Ave maris stella
     Qeum vidistis pastores?
John Tavener | The Lamb
Eric Whitacre | The Chelsea Carol

 

And other works to be announced

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December 4, 2016

Christmas with Eric Whitacre – Los Angeles Master Chorale

Disney Hall, Los Angeles, United States

Eric will conduct his first full-length concert with the Los Angeles Master Chorale as Artist in Residence.

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September 23, 2016 - September 24, 2016

Jacksonville Sings

University of North Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, United States

Come and work & perform with Eric as part of the sixth annual Jacksonville Sings.

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August 20, 2016

Hong Kong Festival Orchestra & Voices

Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong

Eric gives his Hong Kong conducting debut as part of the Hong Kong Festival Orchestra’s 2016 season.

The program features Lux Aurumque, Cloudburst, Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine, and many others.

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August 19, 2016

Hong Kong Festival Orchestra & Voices

Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong

Eric gives his Hong Kong conducting debut as part of the Hong Kong Festival Orchestra’s 2016 season.

The program features Lux Aurumque, Cloudburst, Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine, and many others.

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July 22, 2016 - July 23, 2016

Texas Bandmasters Association Convention

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, Texas, United States

Composer-in-Residence at Texas Bandmasters Association Convention 2016.

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June 5, 2016

Sonic Masterworks – Los Angeles Master Chorale

Disney Hall, Los Angeles, United States

Eric is honored to guest conduct a selection of piece in the Los Angeles Master Chorale’s final concert in their 2015-2016 season – Sonic Masterworks.

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April 21, 2016

UWF Downtown Lecture Series

Historia Museum of Commerce, Pensacola, FL, United States

Eric is honored to have been invited to speak as part of the University of West Florida’s Downtown Lecture Series. The event is free and open to the public.

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March 22, 2016

Dallas Winds

Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas, United States

Eric conducts Dallas Winds at Meyerson Symphony Center.

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February 20, 2016

West Virginia High School Choral Festival

WVU Creative Arts Center, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States

The inaugural WVU High School Choral Festival will take place on Saturday, February 20 at the WVU Creative Arts Center, Morgantown, West Virginia.

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January 15, 2016

Flemish Radio Choir

cultuurcentrum Hasselt, Hasselt, Belgium

Eric joins the Flemish Radio Choir for his first tour of Belgium as conductor of a varied programme of music including some of his own and others he admires.

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January 14, 2016

Flemish Radio Choir

Miryzaal Ghent, Ghent, Belgium

Eric joins the Flemish Radio Choir for his first tour of Belgium as conductor of a varied programme of music including some of his own and others he admires.

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January 13, 2016

Flemish Radio Choir

Concertgebouw Brugges, Bruges, Belgium

Eric joins the Flemish Radio Choir for his first tour of Belgium as conductor of a varied programme of music including some of his own and others he admires.

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January 12, 2016

Flemish Radio Choir

Flagey Brussels, Brussels , Belgium

Eric joins the Flemish Radio Choir for his first tour of Belgium as conductor of a varied programme of music including some of his own and others he admires.

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December 17, 2015

Midwest Clinic – Juilliard 1996

McCormick Place West, Chicago, Illinois, United States

Eric will lead the group in a wide ranging discussion on everything from the creative process to the commissioning of new works.

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October 22, 2015 - October 24, 2015

NDSU Choral Symposium: Contemporary Composition in America

North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

Eric is honored to be invited to the NDSU Choral Symposium: Contemporary Composition in America taking place in October 2015. As part of the symposium, he’ll present sessions on his music and work with NDSU choral ensembles.

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August 28, 2015

Live Web Chat

Eric will team up with Wiselike to take part in a live web chat.

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August 9, 2015

BBC Prom: Eric Whitacre & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom

Taking place in London’s Royal Albert Hall, this concert offers the opportunity to hear the European premiere of Eric’s new piece “Deep Field” based on the Hubble Deep Field images and to take part in the performance with a mobile app.

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July 11, 2015

Cheltenham Music Festival: Talk – Is Singing Good For You?

Drawing Room, Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

The Centre for Performance Science at the Royal College of Music & Imperial College are investigating the effect of singing on the health and wellbeing of professional singers and audience members. The research team, alongside Eric and event chair Richard Morrison (The Times), will present the findings of the research and take questions.

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July 9, 2015

The King’s Singers Summer School

Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, United Kingdom

Eric will join The King’s Singers at their residential Summer School to lead a workshop on ‘Sleep’ and ‘The Seal Lullaby’.

www.kssummerschool.com

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July 7, 2015

Cheltenham Music Festival: Eric Whitacre Singers with Laura Mvula & Nicki Wells

Gloucester Cathedral, Gloucester, United Kingdom

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will join forces once again with the incredible talent that is Laura Mvula for a performance in Gloucester Cathedral.

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June 30, 2015

Cheltenham Music Festival: BBC Concert Orchestra

Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham, United Kingdom

As part of the opening concert of Cheltenham Music Festival, Eric will conduct the BBC Concert Orchestra in a performance of Water Night.

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June 25, 2015

iPadpalooza

Westlake High School, Austin, Texas, United States

A celebration of the cultural-shift the iPads have brought about in education and the world, this event will focus on creativity, social collaboration, engagement and the compelling ways schools have integrated iPads into their classrooms.  Eric will give the closing keynote speech.

 

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June 10, 2015

Oxford Union

Oxford Union, Oxford, United Kingdom

Eric is honored to have been invited to speak at the Oxford Union at Oxford University, UK.

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May 10, 2015

Minnesota Orchestra & Minnesota Chorale

Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Eric returns to Orchestra Hall to join the Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Chorale on stage for 3 nights in May 2015.

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May 8, 2015 - May 10, 2015

Minnesota Orchestra & Minnesota Chorale

Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, MN, United States

Eric returns to Orchestra Hall to join the Minnesota Orchestra and Minnesota Chorale on stage for 3 nights in May 2015.

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May 5, 2015

Live Webcast: Eric Whitacre’s ‘Deep Field’: Creative Connections in Science and Music

UBS Forum, Minnesota Public Radio, St Paul, Minnesota, United States

Live at Minnesota Public Radio’s UBS Forum, Eric will join co-host Brian Newhouse to discuss the creation of his most recent work, “Deep Field” which will premiere with the Minnesota Orchestra in concert May 8-10 at Orchestra Hall. The event will be webcast live on YourClassical.org.

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March 28, 2015

iTunes Festival Live Album: Live Tweet and Q&A

To celebrate the release of Eric’s new album, Live at iTunes Festival, join Eric on Twitter for a Live Tweet of the album…

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March 23, 2015

ALBUM RELEASE: Eric Whitacre Live at iTunes Festival

Eric’s new album, Eric Whitacre Live at iTunes Festival 2014, will be released on 23 March 2015. The album features Eric’s award-winning professional choir, the Eric Whitacre Singers, with legendary film composer Hans Zimmer (piano), Grammy® award-winning Hila Plitmann (soprano) and rising star Marius Beck (guitar/vocals).

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March 5, 2015

Eric & the Eric Whitacre Singers at Union Chapel

Union Chapel, London, United Kingdom

Fresh from their performance at iTunes Festival, Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers are returning to Union Chapel for an evening of beautiful choral music.

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February 15, 2015

Reddit AMA

Eric will be doing another Reddit AMA and will try to answer as many questions as possible.

12pm PST  |  3pm EST  |  8pm GMT

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February 2, 2015

The Hun School Speaker Series

The Hun School, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Eric is honored to have been invited to speak as part of The Hun School Speaker Series celebrating the opening of The Wilf Family Global Commons.

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December 12, 2014

Minnesota Public Radio: Light and Gold – Christmas with Eric Whitacre

On December 12, Eric and co-host Brian Newhouse will present an hour-long program of the music of Christmas including some of Eric’s own pieces and other Christmas classics.

Visit the Minnesota Public Radio website to listen.

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November 19, 2014

Royal College of Music

Royal College of Music, London, United Kingdom

As part of the Royal College of Music’s ‘Careers in Music’, Eric will talk to the students about his journey into music.

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November 8, 2014

Concert with Rezonans

Zorlu Center, Istanbul, Turkey

Eric will conduct a programme of some of his own music alongside the Edwin London arrangement of Bach’s Come Sweet Death.

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November 7, 2014

Brand Week 2014

Istanbul Congress Centre, Istanbul, Turkey

Creativity. Inspiration. Change.

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October 3, 2014

UNICEF Workshop and Talk

McGrath Centre, St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Following his visit last July, Eric has been invited back to speak to delegates at the UNICEF conference hosted by Cambridge University, UK.

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October 1, 2014

Royal College of Music Masterclass

Royal College of Music, London, United Kingdom

Eric will give a masterclass at Royal College of Music for the RCM composition students.

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September 23, 2014

Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism

Boca Raton Resort and Club, Boca Raton, FL, United States

Eric will give one of the keynote opening addresses at the 2014 Florida Governor’s Conference on Tourism. He’ll speak about creativity and how this helps to unlock talents and passions within a community.

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September 19, 2014

design:retail Forum

Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort and Spa, Savannah, GA, United States

The design:retail Forum invites the industry’s top leadership charged with creating design-driven organizations to discuss and explore the most pressing issues among thought leaders in the retail design community. Eric will give the keynote address at the event.

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September 17, 2014

iTunes Festival

The Roundhouse, Camden, London, United Kingdom

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will be joined on stage by multi-Grammy award-winning composer Hans Zimmer, soprano Hila Plitmann and singer songwriter Marius Beck for the 2014 iTunes Festival.

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September 10, 2014

Symposium: Recent Advances in the Science of Singing, Wellbeing and Health

Royal College of Music, London, United Kingdom

Eric opens the symposium at the Royal College of Music in London. Contributors from leading institutions around the world will gather together to present findings from recent scientific research on the value of group singing for wellbeing and health.

Read about the symposium on the Canterbury Christchurch University website

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July 28, 2014 - August 11, 2014

Paradise Lost Closed Workshop

Closed Workshop, London, United Kingdom

Workshop for Eric’s musical Paradise Lost.

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July 13, 2014

RheinVokal Music Festival – Eric Whitacre & the Eric Whitacre Singers

Rhein Mosel Halle, Koblenz, Germany

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will perform at the 2014 RheinVokal Music Festival in Koblenz, Germany on 13th July 2014.

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June 14, 2014

Anthem for America: Flag Day Concert

Smithsonian Museum, Mall Entrance, Washington, DC, United States

As part of a national sing-a-long event, Eric will conduct a 500-voice-strong chorus in a performance of “America the Beautiful” in celebration of Flag Dag and the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner.

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June 13, 2014

Eric Whitacre, Charles Anthony Silvestri & The Crossing

Millenium Stage, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC, United States

Eric will be joined by Charles Anthony Silvestri & The Crossing for an hour-long event and webcast filled with music and inspiration.

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June 10, 2014

BBC Singers – Eric Whitacre

Milton Court Concert Hall, London, United Kingdom

Eric will conduct the BBC Singers, The King’s Singers and musicians from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in a special concert in the recently opened Milton Court Concert Hall.

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May 15, 2014

Newbury Spring Festival – Eric Whitacre & the Eric Whitacre Singers

Douai Abbey, Reading, United Kingdom

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will perform in the beautiful setting of Douai Abbey as part of Newbury Spring Festival 2014.

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May 14, 2014

Templeton Prize Ceremony with the Eric Whitacre Singers & Laura Mvula

St Martin in the Fields, London, United Kingdom

Eric is honored to have been invited to perform at the Templeton Prize Ceremony for the second year running

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April 15, 2014

Conversations, Questions and Answers

Schoenberg Hall, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Join Eric for an evening of conversation, questions and answers at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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April 10, 2014 - April 11, 2014

Minnesota Orchestra & Minnesota Chorale

Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis, United States

Eric will lead the Minnesota Orchestra & Minnesota Chorale and world-class soprano Hila Plitmann through a selection of his own works and other favorites.

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April 3, 2014

Foundation for the Carolinas 2014 Annual Meeting

Charlotte Convention Centre, Charlotte, NC, United States

Eric will join an illustrious list of speakers who have delivered the keynote address for the Foundation For The Carolinas’ Annual Meeting over the years.

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April 2, 2014

Conversation, Questions & Answers

Batte Center, Wingate, NC, United States

In association with Carolina Voices and Wingate University.

Join Eric for an evening of conversation, questions and answers. He will work with the Wingate University Singers & the Carolina Voices Festival Singers and then invite questions from the audience.

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March 30, 2014

Defying Gravity: The Music of Stephen Schwartz and Eric Whitacre

Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center, New York, NY, United States

Eric will conduct an evening of Broadway and Choral Blockbusters alongside special guest Stephen Schwartz. The choir will be formed of over 250 voices brought together by Distinguished Concerts International New York.

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March 24, 2014

“Reimagine” with Eric, the Eric Whitacre Singers & Special Guests

Union Chapel, London, United Kingdom

Join the incredible Eric Whitacre Singers, Laura Mvula, Grace Davidson, Marius Beck, Ksenija Sidorova & Joby Burgess for an evening of reimagined music.

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March 8, 2014

Voices of Faith

Cinema Vaticano, Rome, Italy

Eric’s ‘Lux Aurumque’ will open the first ever Voices of Faith storytelling event at the Cinema Vaticano.

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March 3, 2014

Wisconsin Governor’s Conference on Tourism

Grand Geneva Resort, Lake Geneva, WI, United States

Eric will speak at the Wisconsin Governor’s Conference on Tourism, entitled “Soaring to New Heights” in Lake Geneva on 3rd March 2014.

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February 28, 2014

Conversations, Questions and Answers

UCF Visual Arts Building Auditorium (Room 132), Orlando, FL, United States

The University of Central Florida will host an informal question and answer session with Eric and invites the public to attend.

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February 28, 2014

National Association of Independent Schools 2014 Annual Conference

Dolphin & Swan Resort, Orlando, FL, United States

The National Association of Independent Schools’ Annual Conference welcomes leadership teams from schools across the globe to network with colleagues and imagine schools of the future and new models for education.

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February 26, 2014

Concert, Presentation and Q&A with Eric

Emens Auditorium, Muncie, United States

The Ball State Singers will perform a selection of Eric’s pieces followed by a presentation at the end of which Eric will welcome questions.

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February 4, 2014

Conversations, Questions and Answers

Alice Millar Chapel, Northwestern University, Chicago, United States

Northwestern University will host a Q&A with Eric in association with the Apollo Chorus of Chicago (Stephen Alltop, Music Director) and Music Productions Ltd.

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November 21, 2013

The Marketing Society Annual Conference

Royal Opera House, London, United Kingdom

Eric will give a talk, entitled “Spreading creativity via the web”, at The Marketing Society Annual Conference: Creativity for Commerce.

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November 9, 2013

Ciudad de las Ideas conference

Auditorium, Puebla, Mexico

Eric will give one of the key note speeches at Ciudad de las Ideas conference 2013.

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October 31, 2013

Arvo Pärt’s Passio Domini Nostri

Laeiszhalle, Hamburg, Germany

Eric will lead his professional choir The Eric Whitacre Singers and guest soloists in a performance of Arvo Pärt’s Passio (Johannespassion) in the beautiful Großer Saal in Hamburg’s Laeiszhalle.

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October 24, 2013

Conversations, Questions and Answers

Arizona State University, Tempe, United States

Eric will speak at ASU in an informal question and answer session, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 24, in the Evelyn Smith Music Theatre in the School of Music on the Tempe campus.

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October 2, 2013

Made in Chelsea for Kids in Chelsea

St. Luke’s Church, London, United Kingdom

Eric Whitacre will be conducting a local school choir in addition to a professional choir as part of an evening raising awareness to help the children at Christ Church School in Chelsea.

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August 3, 2013

Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival

Holstenhalle 5, Neumunster, Germany

As part of the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival, Eric will conduct choirs from all over Europe.

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July 11, 2013 - July 13, 2013

Coronation Festival Gala Performance

Gardens of Buckingham Palace, London, United States

Eric Whitacre’s pioneering ‘Virtual Choir’ will feature as part of the Coronation Festival’s Gala performances within the Gardens of Buckingham Palace. In tribute to Her Majesty, this unique event will focus on the past 60 years of Performing Arts with Eric’s VC4 demonstrating the industry’s digital future.

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June 22, 2013

Sidney Sussex College Arts Festival

Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Currently Composer-in residence, Eric Whitacre will be giving a talk as part of the at Sidney Sussex Arts Festival on 22nd June. The festival will feature a performance by Sidney Sussex College Choir performing works by Eric Whitacre.

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May 21, 2013

The 2013 John Templeton Prize Celebration and Ceremony

Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, United Kingdom

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will be performing at the 2013 Templeton Prize celebration and ceremony at London’s Guidhall on 21st May honoring this year’s Laureate, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu.

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May 17, 2013

Eric conducts the Project Choir, soprano Karolis Kaljuste and vocal ensemble Estonian Voices in concert.

St. John’s Church, Tallinn, Estonia

Programme to include ‘Lux Aurumque,’, ‘Five Hebrew Love Songs, ‘I Hide myself’, ‘Cloudburst’ and ‘Sleep’

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May 16, 2013

Conducting Workshop in Estonia

United Methodist Church, Tallinn, Estonia

Eric will be leading a conducting masterclass with the Choir of Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre at the United Methodist Church in Tallinn, Estonia.

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April 13, 2013

Eric Whitacre in Melbourne

Robert Blackwood Hall, Clayton, Australia

Don’t miss this great opportunity to see Eric conducting his own works live at the Robert Blackwood Hall with Monash Sinfonia and the Choir of Trinity College, University of Melbourne.

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April 12, 2013

Choral Workshop in Melbourne

Robert Blackwood Hall, Clayton, Australia

Eric will present a dynamic choral workshop at Monash University. In addition to the one hour music workshop, Eric will host a Q&A with participants.

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March 30, 2013

Light and Gold with The Sydney Philharmonia Choirs

Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Eric makes his conducting debut with the Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, featuring the Sydney Philharmonia Symphony Chorus and VOX.

Program to include some of Eric’s best known works, such as Cloudburst and Lux Aurumque (Light and Gold).

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March 24, 2013

DCINY Sing With Eric

Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Join Eric for this unique event, where singers and choirs come together to rehearse with and perform under the baton of Eric Whitacre at Carnegie Hall, New York.

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March 21, 2013

Evening concert by The Eric Whitacre Singers at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City, United States

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers perform an evening concert at the Alice Tully Hall as part of their US tour. This program will include some of Whitacre’s own works, Lauridsen and Bach as well as much-loved American classics.

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March 21, 2013

Afternoon concert by The Eric Whitacre Singers at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York City, United States

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers perform an afternoon concert at the Alice Tully Hall as part of their US tour. This program will include some of Whitacre’s own works, Lauridsen and Bach as well as much-loved American classics.

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March 20, 2013

The Eric Whitacre Singers at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, United States

28 of the finest singers come together under the baton of Eric Whitacre to perform music by Lauridsen and Bach, much-loved American classics and some of Whitacre’s own works,

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March 19, 2013

The Eric Whitacre Singers at Symphony Hall, Boston

Symphony Hall, Boston, United States

Drawing in audiences of all age ranges and tastes, Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will be performing at the Symphony Hall in Boston on 19th March 2013. The evening’s programme will include some of Whitacre’s own works, Lauridsen and Bach as well as much-loved American classics.

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March 18, 2013

The Eric Whitacre Singers at The Music Center at Strathmore, Maryland.

Music Centre at Strathmore, North Bethesda, United States

The Eric Whitacre Singers kick off their US tour at the Music Center at Strathmore, Maryland with a program of works by Lauridsen and Bach, much-loved American classics as well as some of Whitacre’s own works.

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March 16, 2013

American Choral Directors Assocation Annual Conference

Winspear Opera House, Dallas, United States

Part of the 2013 annual ACDA conference, Eric will be giving a talk on Virtual Choir IV at Winspear Opera House, Dallas, Texas. Confererence tickets are available to all ACDA members. For further information about tickets or membership, please visit the ACDA website.

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March 12, 2013

Eric Whitacre Singers at St Luke’s Church, Chelsea

St. Luke’s Church, London, United Kingdom

Eric and his professional choir, the Eric Whitacre Singers will be giving a special concert at St Luke’s Church, London on Tuesday 12th March 2013.

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March 1, 2013

Eric at TED: A Ripple Effect

Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Long Beach, United States

Eric speaks at the TED conference in Long Beach, California.

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February 26, 2013

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January 22, 2013 - January 26, 2013

Eric in Davos: Speaking/Performing at The World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum, Cologny/Geneva, Switzerland

Eric Whitacre has been invited to the World Economic Forum, Davos to discuss methods of successful leadership in the arts to motivate and achieve harmony among diverse groups of people.

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December 8, 2012 - December 9, 2012

Workshop and Concert in Munich

Philharmonie, Munich, Germany

Join Eric for a weekend workshop, where singers will have the unique opportunity to perform in the second half of a concert conducted by Eric.

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December 6, 2012

Eric Whitacre Singers at Union Chapel

Union Chapel, London, United Kingdom

Eric will return to Union Chapel on Thursday 6th December 2012 with his professional choir, the Eric Whitacre Singers for an evening including music by Eric and seasonal carols. Doors 7pm.

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October 30, 2012

Hope and Harmony

La Sells Stewart Center, Corvallis, United States

A Benefit Concert for Community Outreach. Tickets will be on sale from 1st October.

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October 27, 2012

Eric Whitacre conducts Vancouver Chamber Choir

Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, Canada

Eric will be conducting the Vancouver Chamber Choir and local singers in a performance of Alleluia, Cloudburst and Sleep among a selection of his other pieces.

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August 29, 2012

BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom

Eric conducts the Eric Whitacre Singers, the BBC Singers, and guests Ensemble Bash, Hila Plitmann and Imogen Heap in a late night Prom. Broadcast live on the BBC.

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July 5, 2012

Eton Choral Course

Eton College, Berkshire, United Kingdom

Workshop

Eric will be at Eton College, Windsor for a workshop as part of the Eton Choral Course.

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June 24, 2012

Soaring Leap, London: A Full Day Workshop and Reading Session with Eric, Soprano Elin Manahan Thomas, and Poet Charles Anthony Silvestri

LSO St. Luke’s, London, United Kingdom

At the first Soaring Leap event in the UK, Eric will be joined by his close collaborator, the acclaimed poet, lyricist and historian Charles Anthony Silvestri.

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May 19, 2012

In Conversation: Eric Whitacre and David Skinner

Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Eric Whitacre and David Skinner, Director of Music at Sidney Sussex College, talk about early music and play a selection of their favourite CD tracks

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May 19, 2012

Linked Music on Sirius XM Pops

This Saturday, May 19th at 9AM ET, Eric joins host Peter Cummings on Linked Music.

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May 18, 2012

TED Radio Hour

Eric speaks with TED Radio Hour about music and technology. The show will air on local radio stations, will be posted online at www.npr.org and available as a podcast through iTunes.

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May 13, 2012

BBC Young Musician of the Year at The Sage Gateshead

The Sage Gateshead, Gateshead, United Kingdom

Eric will be at the final of this year’s Young Musician of the Year at The Sage Gateshead.

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May 11, 2012

Yellow Lounge Series: Eric and Hilary Hahn share the stage bringing classical music to urban spaces.

Bankside Vaults, London, United Kingdom

Eric and Hilary Hahn will be sharing a concert in London, May 11th. Part of Decca’s Yellow Lounge series, setting classical music in urban spaces with DJs and VJs.

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May 3, 2012

Soaring Leap, Ohio: A Full Day Workshop and Reading Session with Eric

Mees Hall, Capital University, Columbus, OH, United States

A chance to read, rehearse and perform several of Eric’s works for chorus (a cappella and accompanied). Participants will explore the music, digging deep into the poetry and the compositional tools. Soaring Leap is a challenging, inspiring, exhilarating day, filled with laughter and passion.

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April 30, 2012

Eric in Madrid: Songs of Immortality and Other Works for Chorus and Orchestra

Madrid Auditorio Nacional Sala de Camara C, Madrid, Spain

Foundation Excelentia have invited Eric to lead a series of workshops with singers form all over Spain, culminating in a final concert at the Madrid Auditorio Nacional Sala de Camara.

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April 26, 2012

Hila Plitmann in Concert: Music of Wolf, Schumann, and Whitacre

St. Peter’s Eaton Square, London, United Kingdom

An evening of music from soprano Hila Plitmann, clarinettist Julian Bliss, and pianist Christopher Glynn, in an evening including traditional Yiddish songs and music by Schumann, Schubert, Whitacre. Eric and Hila will be signing copies of ‘Water Night’ after the performance.

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April 18, 2012

Union Chapel Premiere Online

Union Chapel Premiere Online

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April 15, 2012

Eric Conducts Rundfunkchor Berlin

Berliner Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany

Eric will conduct the German première of Songs of Immortality in the beautiful Berliner Philharmonie.

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April 2, 2012

VC3 Launch, Lincoln Center

David Rubenstein Atrium, Lincoln Center, New York City, United States

YPLC’s 101 Series present the launch of Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir 3, ‘Water Night’.

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April 2, 2012

CD Signing, The Juilliard Store

The Juilliard Store, New York, United States

Meet Eric Whitacre as he signs his new CD on Decca, ‘Water Night.’

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April 1, 2012

Carnegie Hall Concert

Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Come and sing with Eric at Carnegie Hall in New York.

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February 12, 2012

The 54th Annual Grammy Awards

Staples Center, Los Angeles, United States

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February 11, 2012

Eric Whitacre’s Soaring Leap: Southern California

California State University, Long Beach, United States

Eric Whitacre is thrilled to announce the second ‘Soaring Leap’ event; a dynamic, one-day workshop for singers, conductors and composers.

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February 4, 2012

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February 1, 2012

Eric Whitacre Live at Cadogan Hall, London

Cadogan Hall, London, United Kingdom

Eric will be conducting a programme to include some of Whitacre’s most famous works including ‘Sleep’, ‘Lux Aurumque’ and ‘A Boy and a Girl’ conducted by the composer himself, performed by his professional choir, the Eric Whitacre Singers.

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January 11, 2012

Eric Whitacre’s Soaring Leap: Tampa Bay

Fletcher Lounge, University of Tampa, Tampa, United States

Eric Whitacre is thrilled to announce ‘Soaring Leap’, a dynamic, one-day workshop for singers, conductors and composers. The day will comprise of reading, rehearsing and performing several of Eric’s works, as well as exploring the music and digging deep into the poetry and compositional tools.

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December 17, 2011 - December 18, 2011

Eric Conducts the Coro Città di Roma

Church of St. Paul’s Within the Walls, Rome, Italy

Eric will be conducting Coro Città di Roma in an exciting programme

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November 11, 2011

Eric Whitacre in Bilbao

AlhóndigaBilbao, Bilbao, Spain

Eric will be conducting Coro Del Conservatorio De La Coral De Bilbao and Coro Euskeria De La Coral De Bilbao performing many of Eric’s most popular choral pieced including ‘Lux Aurumque’ ‘Sleep’ and ‘Five Hebrew Love Songs’

To view pictures from this event, go to the Photo Gallery.

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October 27, 2011

Residency at Duke University

Duke University Chapel, Duke University, Durham, NC, United States

Participants include: Duke University Chorale, Duke University Wind Symphony, and Durham High School Choirs

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October 26, 2011

Residency at Pinecrest High School, North Carolina

Pinecrest High School, Southern Pines, United States

Eric will be giving a three day residency consisting of workshops, lectures and seminars focusing on the music of Eric Whitacre culminating in a final concert featuring all participating choirs.

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October 22, 2011

Guest Speaker at Harvard Medical School

Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Boston, United States

Eric will be a keynote speaker giving a talk entitled ‘Building Community: Thousands of Voices’ at the Coaching in Leadership & Healthcare: Theory, Practice & Results Conference 2011.

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October 20, 2011 - October 21, 2011

Michigan Technological University

Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan, United States

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October 17, 2011

Eric Whitacre and Cordydd, Live in Concert

St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, United Kingdom

Programme to include ‘Sleep’, ‘Lux Aurumque’ and ‘When David Heard’

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October 11, 2011

Eric Whitacre Conducts Live at Union Chapel, London

Union Chapel, London, United Kingdom

Eric Whitacre returns to Islington’s Union Chapel on Tuesday 11 October 2011 with his professional choir, The Eric Whitacre Singers. Performing some of his greatest choral music, including ‘When David Heard’ and ‘This Marriage’, Eric will also conduct his new piece ‘Alleluia’ for the very first time.

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September 27, 2011 - September 30, 2011

Recording the Abbey Road Anthems with the London Symphony Orchestra

Abbey Road Studios, London, United Kingdom

To celebrate their 80th Birthday, Abbey Road Studios are holding an international Anthem Competition.

Eric will be conducting the winning anthems being recorded in Studio One, home to the recording of many of the greatest anthems of all time, from Land of Hope and Glory to the Star Wars title sequence and The Beatles’ live satellite performance of All You Need Is Love.

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September 25, 2011

Eric in Dortmund

Konzerthaus Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

Eric will be conducting the Junges Vokalensemble & I Vocalisti performing an exciting programme including some of Eric’s best loved works ‘Sleep’ and ‘The Seal Lullaby’ as well as the German Première of Alleluia.

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August 27, 2011

ABCD 26th Annual Convention: Gala Concert

Town Hall, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Eric will be conducting at the Gala Concert as ABCD celebrate their quarter century in the culture-rich city of Birmingham.

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June 25, 2011

Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings In Concert – Walt Disney Concert Hall

Disney Hall, Los Angeles, United States

Come see Eric conduct the concert version of his groundbreaking musical “Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings” in Los Angeles. 7 soloists; a DJ; a solo cello and a choir of angels all tell the story of one angel who wanted to fly.

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June 11, 2011 - June 12, 2011

JCDA Choral Festival – Tokyo

JCDA Choral Festival, Tokyo, Japan

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May 24, 2011 - May 25, 2011

Eric speaks at the 8th Annual Seoul Digital Forum

Seoul Digital Forum, Seoul, South Korea

This year’s theme is ‘Connected – Into a Shared Future’, which will delve into the initiatives that the digital world needs to address for its brighter, smarter and more responsible future.

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May 12, 2011

Eric conducts ‘Sleep’ at the Classic BRITS

Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom

As well as being nominated for the award of Best Conductor, Eric will also be conducting his Virtual Choir 2.0 piece ‘Sleep’ with the Eric Whitacre Singers at the Classical BRITS on 12 May.

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April 30, 2011

AMP Invitational Benefit Concert

Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, United States

Eric will lead a Massed Choir Rehearsal and Benefit Concert as AMP Invitational’s Master Conductor. Proceeds from the concert will benefit The Harmony Project to help bring music programs and education to underprivileged children in the Los Angeles area.

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April 29, 2011

Eric will conduct a “Master Session” as part of the ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO

Hollywood Renaissance Hotel, Los Angeles, United States

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April 14, 2011

Eric Conducts a Premiere New Work for Julian Lloyd Webber live in London

Royal Festival Hall, London, United Kingdom

Julian Lloyd Webber is joined by his family, friends and the Philharmonia Orchestra to celebrate his 60th Birthday and a lifetime of music making.

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April 10, 2011

Sing With Eric: Avery Fisher Hall (2011)

Avery Fisher Hall at the Lincoln Center, New York, NY, United States

Eric conducts an evening of his choral music with hundreds of singers from around the country. More info.

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April 7, 2011

The Paley Center for Media: World Premiere of Virtual Choir 2.0, Live With Eric

The Paley Center for Media, New York, United Kingdom

Eric will speak about the genesis and evolution of the Virtual Choir project, then introduce the video and take questions from the audience.

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March 25, 2011

Live Interview with Eric on WCHE 1520 Radio

Steven Brodsky will be interviewing Eric LIVE on the WCHE Entertainment & Culture Show at 3.25pm (EST).

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March 8, 2011

ACDA Conference Prelude Performance – Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings

Auditorium Theatre At Roosevelt University, Chicago, United States

Come see Eric conduct the concert version of his groundbreaking musical “Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings” in Chicago.

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March 1, 2011

Eric Presents the Virtual Choir at the 2011 TED Conference

Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Long Beach, United States

Eric will give a “TED Talk” at the 2011 TED Conference in Long Beach, CA.

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January 23, 2011

Hear Bath Abbey Choir (UK) sing Lux Aurumque on BBC Radio 3

Listen to Lux Arumque performed by Bath Abbey Choir on BBC iPlayer (first broadcast on January 19th). Director of Music at Bath Abbey: Peter King. Sub-Organist: Marcus Sealy.

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January 15, 2011

Eric Conducts the Junges Vokalensemble Hannover

Markuskirche, Hannover, Germany

Eric will be conducting Junges Vokalensemble Hannover in a concert of his music.

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January 13, 2011

Eric to appear instore at Saturn in the Europa-Center in Berlin

Saturn at the Europa-Center, Berlin, United States

Eric will be launching ‘Light & Gold’ in Germany with a live showcase at Saturn, in the Europa-Center in Berlin. Come and join Eric as he signs CDs for fans and conducts the Kammerchor Jeunesse in performances of ‘Lux Aurumque’ and ‘Sleep’.

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December 22, 2010

Eric Conducts the Berlin Radio Chorus National Christmas Broadcast

Berliner Dom, Berlin, Germany

Eric will conduct several of his own works (Little tree; Lux Aurumque; Nox Aurumque) and other holiday themed pieces with the Berlin Radio Chorus.

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December 12, 2010

Eric Conducts Kammerchor “I Vocalisti” and Männerstimmen der Chorknaben Uetersen

Audimax, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Eric will conduct several of his own works including the European premiere of the choral-cycle “The City and the Sea”.  He will work with two of Hans-Joachim Lustig’s award-winning choirs: Kammerchor “I Vocalisti” and Männerstimmen der Chorknaben Uetersen.

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November 28, 2010

Choir of the Year (TV: BBC 4; Radio: BBC 3)

Royal Festival Hall, London, United Kingdom

Eric will be on the panel of judges for the Grand Final of BBC Choir of the Year on November 28 to be televised on BBC Four and broadcast on BBC Radio 3.

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November 6, 2010

Côrdydd Sings Whitacre: Eric’s First Concert in Wales

Hoddinott Hall, Millennium Centre, Cardiff, United Kingdom

An evening of Eric’s choral music as he conducts one of the finest choirs in Wales, the 50 voice Côrdydd.

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October 30, 2010

Choral Workshop at King’s College, Cambridge

King’s College, Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Join Eric at a Choral Workshop in the Chapel of King’s College, Cambridge.

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October 24, 2010

Songs From America: Eric Conducts the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

The Barbican, London, United Kingdom

Eric conducts the LSO in a program of American music, including a world premiere work written for the occasion.

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August 2, 2010

Whitacre Conducts Whitacre: Light and Gold

Union Chapel, London, United Kingdom

The Eric Whitacre Singers and Laudibus join forces in a concert featuring 14 of the composer’s works for chorus, including Lux Aurumque, Nox Aurumque, Water Night, Cloudburst, and Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine

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June 15, 2010

Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings In Concert – Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Come see Eric conduct the concert version of his groundbreaking musical “Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings” in Carnegie Hall.

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April 17, 2010

The City and the Sea: Whitacre Conducts Whitacre in Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall, New York City, United States

Eric conducts an evening of his choral music with hundreds of singers from around the country. Includes the world premiere of The City and the Sea.

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