By Alan Keary. I can’t get enough of this.
Had a lovely chat with Classic FM presenter Jamie Crick.
Less than a month ago I sent out the call, asking writers and poets to submit works to be read at The Eric Whitacre Singers Christmas concert tonight. Well over 400 submissions, an extraordinary sampling of writing from around the globe: funny, poignant, earnest... continued
Hundreds of gorgeous poems and essays have been submitted for next week’s concert in London, including this beauty by Sally Goodwin:
Path of the Heart Through Winter
Oh how I long for thee…..
Warmth of the sun
spirited us to bliss.
The endless... continued
As a special “cyber-Monday” promotion, patrons who buy tickets on or before Wednesday, November 28th are automatically entered to win a chance for they and a guest to attend the private EWS dress rehearsal in their city followed by a special meeting with me. A special meeting, baby!
The Bach Sonata for Solo Violin, BWV 1001. It seems to me that every question regarding performance practice is answered in his elegant, fluid manuscript.
My alma mater, The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, has kindly given me one of their Alumni of the Year awards. And I was just happy to finally pay off my student loans! ;-)
Here’s the video I sent them to play at their awards ceremony:
VC4 is gonna be EPIC!