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Within two years of their formation, the Eric Whitacre Singers have established themselves as one of the finest ensembles of our day.
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March 21, 2016

EWS feature in Batman vs. Superman

The Eric Whitacre Singers made their Hollywood movie debut in the recent Batman vs. Superman film, scored by Hans Zimmer. The choir orchestrations were completed by Eric and Gavin Greenaway. The recordings were made at Lyndhurst Hall, Air Studios, London.

March 23, 2015

Out Now: Eric Whitacre Live at iTunes Festival

Packshot_low-resIncluding 8 live tracks, 2 videos, bonus interview content and a digital booklet, Eric’s latest album with the Eric Whitacre Singers, Live at iTunes Festival, is out today.

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Reviews

  • "Five Hebrew Love Songs show the superlative qualities of the composer's newly formed Eric Whitacre Singers."

    BBC Music Magazine
  • "Superlative and compelling performances"

    Gramophone
  • "Their collective intonation is stunning, and they sing with conviction and enjoyment."

    Gramophone
  • "technical and expressive excellence"

    BBC Music Magazine
  • "The burgeoning crescendo which opens "i thank You God" is one of many other examples of the EW Singers' technical and expressive excellence."

    BBC Music Magazine
  • "soupily addictive and beautifully sung"

    The Observer
  • "The singing is just perfect: pure, light, tender, with gossamer-weighted ornamentations."

    Classic FM Magazine
  • "[Eric] obtains the best possibly blend from his eponymous Singers"

    Gramophone
  • "passages of shimmering clarity gave way to a crescendo of pealing, free-falling harmonies"

    The Daily Telegraph
  • "...clean voices and secure pitch"

    The Times

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  • With Eric Whitacre at Union Chapel, Islington, London
  • With Eric Whitacre and  the King's Singers at St Silas Church, Kentish Town, London
  • Live performance at the launch event for  Light & Gold
  • Photo by A. Michaelis