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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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New EP: Eric Whitacre Singers Live at Union Chapel

July 11, 2015

New EP: Eric Whitacre Singers Live at Union Chapel

Recorded live in Union Chapel, London, this EP features the very first choral piece written by Eric.   Go Lovely Rose was written as a gift for David Weiller, Director of Choral Studies at the University of Las Vegas,  in Eric’s final year there as a student, and served as the first in a… continued

March 23, 2015

Out Now: Eric Whitacre Live at iTunes Festival

Including 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.

Featuring the legendary film composer and producer, Hans Zimmer (piano), Grammy award-winning soprano Hila Plitmann and rising star Marius Beck (guitar/vocals), the album honors the rock-pop roots of the… continued

Cheltenham Music Festival with Laura Mvula on 7th July 2015

March 09, 2015

Cheltenham Music Festival with Laura Mvula on 7th July 2015

The Eric Whitacre Singers will perform once again with the talented British singer Laura Mvula at Cheltenham Music Festival on 7th July 2015.  Taking place in the beautiful acoustic of Gloucester Cathedral, the programme will include:

Eric Whitacre Sleep; Lux aurumque; Sainte-Chapelle; Nox Aurumque Laura Mvula Father, Father; She; Sing to the moon Duruflé Ubi… continued

October 30, 2014

Union Chapel 5 March 2015 Now on Sale

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.

Eric Whitacre & the Eric Whitacre Singers 5 March 2015 | 7:45pm Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, London N1 2XD Tickets: £25 + booking fee Concessions: £15… continued

iTunes Festival at London's Roundhouse, 17th September

August 19, 2014

iTunes Festival at London’s Roundhouse, 17th September

The Eric Whitacre Singers will join Eric and special guests on-stageat  London’s Roundhouse on 17th September as part of the incredible 30-day long iTunes Festival. The programme, Reimagine, will explore the boundaries of genre and form with music from chant to pop and rock beyond.

Tickets are free but you need to apply to be in with… continued

July 14, 2014

SWR TV Broadcast

Following the singers’ performance in Koblenz, Germany on 13th July, SWR TV featured footage from the rehearsal and concert as part of their weekly Sunday night news.

You can watch the broadcast on the SWR website.

The relevant clip is “Landesschau aktuell – 19:45 -Landesschau aktuell Rheinland-Pfalz | 13.7.2014, 20.22 Uhr” and the piece starts… continued

July 02, 2014

Concert in Koblenz, Germany – 13th July 2014

Eric and the Eric Whitacre Singers will visit Koblenz, Germany to perform at Rhein-Mosel-Halle as part of the RheinVokal Music Festival. The programme will feature some of Eric’s older pieces including ‘Sleep‘ and ‘Lux Aurumque‘, as well as some newer arrangements such as ‘Hurt’ and ‘Enjoy the Silence’.

For… continued

May 12, 2014

Templeton Prize Ceremony 2014 with Laura Mvula

We are honoured to have been invited to perform at the Templeton Prize Ceremony for the second year running and to be joined on stage by special guest Laura Mvula.

Valued at £1.1 million (about $1.8 million or €1.3 million), the Templeton Prize is one of the world’s largest annual awards given… continued


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

    BBC Music Magazine
  • "Superlative and compelling performances"

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

  • "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"

  • "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
With Eric Whitacre at Cadogan Hall. Photo by Giorgia Bertazzi.
Photo by A. Michaelis
Photo by A. Michaelis