Eric appeared on BBC Proms Extra alongside pianist Imogen Cooper and conductor Sir Mark Elder. Presenter Katie Derham lead the discussion of Elgar’s The Kingdom and Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony. The programme was broadcast on BBC2 at 8:45pm BST and is available on iPlayer for 7 days following the broadcast. For more information and to watch… continued
RTVE recently featured Eric’s Virtual Choir alongside Gotye’s YouTube Orchestra and The Johnny Cash Project in a programme looking at the ever-expanding reach of the internet and social media. You can watch the programme and read the related article on the RTVE website.
Eric was interviewed on NDR, German TV, as part of his workshop and concert in Hamburg in October 2013. The programme features footage from the workshop, attended by over ninety people in preparation for a performance later that evening Hamburg’s Laeiszhalle. Link no longer available
Eric chats to host Ted Simons about the Virtual Choir and his composition process. Link no longer available
The One Show (BBC) have documented the Coronation Festival 2013, which saw the first live performance of Virtual Choir 4 Fly to Paradise. Link no longer available.
Eric talks about his introduction to music, the Virtual Choir and gives an in-depth look at some of his pieces. You can watch the full interview on Youtube.
In anticipation of the release of Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir 3, ‘Water Night’, ABC News had an exclusive preview of the film in their national news shout yesterday. VC3 was launched at Lincoln Center on 2nd April at 23:30 GMT, live webcast on aboutlincolncenter.org and revealed online at virtualchoir.ericwhitacre.com. For the exclsuive clip of VC3,… continued
Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir was featured on NBC Nightly News, 26th February 2012. The feature includes footage from Virtual Choirs 1 and 2, participants sharing their personal experiences, and Eric working on videos for Virtual Choir 3. It is available to watch here.