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Short EditorialApril 23, 2014

Choral Composer “Rock Star” Impacts Area Singers

For a choral singer, there is perhaps no bigger thrill than performing for the composer of the piece of music you’re singing. Carolina Voices’ Festival Singers and the Wingate University Singers had that once-in-a lifetime opportunity in early April with renowned composer, conductor and Grammy Award-winning musician, Eric Whitacre. Read the article in full on the Charlotte Viewpoint… continued

Short EditorialFebruary 07, 2014

Eric Whitacre “decomposes” with Apollo Chorus at Northwestern University

“He shared his early dream of being a member of Depeche Mode, his obsessive nature with the pieces he’s working on (which right now includes a choral cover of Trent Reznor’s Hurt that we’re excited to hear), and the tonal changes in his work from an idyllic world-view to a more real place. At one point, he… continued

Short EditorialMarch 16, 2011

Jack Myers March 2011 – Recommended TED Talks 2011

TED Talk by composer, conductor Eric Whitacre’s classical music video composed by cobbling together more than 2000 musical submissions from 58 countries. A TED premiere. People will go to any length to connect with each other. MOST EMOTIONAL Read the full article on the Business Insider website.