American composer and conductor Eric Whitacre may deal mostly with choirs and contemporary classical music — but, much like Leonard Bernstein was in his day, Eric Whitacre... continued
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“Teenage girls wear T-shirts bearing his image and swarm his Facebook page with declarations of love. He plays to sold-out houses all over the world. He just locked in a contract with Storm Models, the London-based agency... continued
“Having achieved the “classical” music world’s equivalency to rock star status (a totally cliché term, but descriptive nonetheless) with choral works like Lux... continued
Abbey Road Studios in London, where the Beatles recorded most of their hits, has launched a global anthem competition to mark its 80th anniversary this year.
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