Tickets for Cheltenham Music Festival, where Eric is Artist in Residence, will go on sale at 1pm BST today, 1 April 2015.
30th June | Cheltenham Town Hall
Concert with the BBC Concert Orchestra
Eric will conduct, Water Night, as part of the Festival’s opening concert, broadcast live on BBC Radio 3.
7th July | Gloucester Cathedral
Eric Whitacre Singers with special guest Laura Mvula
Programme to include Eric’s Sleep, Lux Aurumque, Sainte-Chapelle as well as Laura’s Father, Father and Sing to the moon.
Alongside this concert, the Centre of Performance Science, Royal College of Music & Imperial, will be continuing their research into the effect of singing on the health and well-being of professional singers & audience members.
11th July | Cheltenham Town Hall
The culmination of the research taking place in Gloucester Cathedral. This session is your chance to hear about their findings, and to ask: what can we learn about singing’s effect on health and wellbeing through things like saliva samples and electrocardiogram data?