The sheet music for Goodnight Moon for soprano and piano is now available through Hal Leonard. Over the past six years I must have read Goodnight Moon to my son a thousand times, maybe more. Somewhere around reading number 500 I began hearing little musical fragments as I read, and over time… continued
Eric was honored to be a part of one of Instagram’s new @music features. “I spend a lot of time taking photos up – at the sky, at trees, at flowers, at buildings,” Read the article on the Instagram blog.
‘an especially intriguing and rewarding concert’ ‘At intermission, an audience member said, “This is what all concerts here should be: interesting new music.”’ Michael Anthony for the Minneapolis Star Tribune ‘there was a lot of terrific music, much of it quite absorbing, bouncing about in mood from soothing to stimulating, sad to silly…. continued
Eric is now in rehearsal for the upcoming concerts with the Minnesota Orchestra & the Minnesota Chorale taking place on 8, 9, 10 May. Tonight, at 6:30pm CDT, Eric will be co-hosting a live webcast from MPR’s UBS Forum in Minneapolis. Eric and MPR’s Brian Newhouse will discuss the creative process and Eric’s… continued
Eric is honored to have been invited to speak at the Oxford Union at Oxford University, UK. He will speak on 10th June at 8pm. Founded in 1823, it is Britain’s second oldest University Union and has gained a worldwide reputation for its debate. Speakers come from diverse backgrounds and have included Presidents, Prime Ministers, artists… continued
Eric will conduct a BBC Proms concert on Sunday 9 August with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London’s Royal Albert Hall. This 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. He’ll… continued
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 and will be available as an archived stream thereafter. Eric… continued
Arts Technologica, which will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 next Monday at 4pm BST, explores how musicians use the internet to create and distribute their work as network speeds increase. As part of the program, Martha Lane Fox talks to Eric about the development on the Virtual Choir with ever-developing technology. The program… continued