Grammy-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre is one of the most popular musicians of his generation. His concert music has been performed throughout the world by millions of amateur and professional musicians alike, while his ground-breaking Virtual Choirs have united singers from over 120 different countries.

Deep Field: The Impossible Magnitude of our Universe

January 09, 2020

Bachtrack: Classical Music in 2019

Bachtrack has compiled their annual “Year in Statistics” for classical music compiled from nearly 35,000 concerts around the globe throughout 2019.

Top Ten Contemporary Composers

  1. John Williams
  2. Arvo Pärt
  3. James MacMillan
  4. Philip Glass
  5. John... continued

December 09, 2019

Christmas on Bliss Radio

Eric’s holiday theme has recently gone live on Apple Music’s Bliss Radio. Eric has chosen some of his favorite Christmas choral music including recordings from Chanticleer, Accentus, Voces8, the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Phoenix... continued

November 20, 2019

Australian Premiere of The Sacred Veil

Eric is delighted to announce that he will be joined by some of Melbourne’s finest choristers, Rosanne Hunt on cello and Rhodri Clarke on piano to perform the Australian premiere of The Sacred Veil at Monash University on the April 8... continued

November 07, 2019

Interview with WUSF

Ahead of his performances with The Florida Orchestra and The Master Chorale of Tampa Bay later this week, Eric spoke to Susan Wantuck of WUSF about what to expect from the concerts.

Listen to the interview on the WUSF website.

November 01, 2019

PBS SoCal: American Voices Premieres Tonight 11/1

American Voices, featuring Morten Lauridsen, Frank Ticheli and Eric Whitacre, premieres tonight at 8:30pm on PBS So Cal.

“American Voices tells the personal story of these three American choral composers who figure prominently... continued

Upcoming Events

Feb 04

Georgia State University

Atlanta, United States

Feb 21

Deep Field with the New World Symphony

Miami Beach, United States

Feb 22

Deep Field with the New World Symphony

Miami Beach, United States

Mar 01

Portland State University

Portland, United States

Mar 03

The Society of the Four Arts O’Keefe Speaker Series

100 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach, United States

Teacher of the Week

The Virtual Choir is a global phenomenon, creating a user-generated choir that brings together singers from around the world and their love of music in a new way through the use of technology. Singers record and upload their videos from locations all over the world. Each one of the videos is then synchronised and combined into one single performance to create the Virtual Choir.

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