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Enjoy the Silence

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Enjoy the Silence, Eric’s first release on vinyl, features his arrangement of Depeche Mode’s Enjoy The Silence and a setting of a Rumi text – This Marriage – written for his wife Hila as a gift on their seventh wedding anniversary. The EP was recorded in London, England with the Eric Whitacre Singers.

Release Date: 11 November 2014

Enjoy the Silence
Eric Whitacre
 conductor
Eric Whitacre Singers choir

SOPRANO Grace Davidson, Elizabeth Drury, Joanna Forbes-L’Estrange, Alice Gribbin, Emilia Hughes, Sophie Jones, Rachel Major, Susannah Vango
ALTO Ruth Gibbins, Ksynia Loeffler, Ruth Massey, Chloe Morgan, Katherine Nicholson, Jen Ord
TENOR Ben Breakwell, David De Winter, Richard Eteson, Matthew Howard, Benedict Hymas, Alastair Putt
BASS Tim Dickinson, Simon Gallear, Alexander Learmonth, Steven Kennedy, Timothy Murphy, Edmund Saddington, Greg Skidmore, Simon Whiteley

Nigel Short producer
Dave Powell editor
Mike Hatch, Floating Earth sound engineer
Jeremy Murphy assistant recording engineer

Recorded at Angel Studios, London (UK) on 13 March 2013

This Marriage
Eric Whitacre
 composer & conductor
Eric Whitacre Singers choir

SOPRANO Grace Davidson, Laura Oldfield, Elizabeth Drury, Alice Gribbin, Kirsty Hopkins, Emilia Hughes, Kate Semmens, Amy Wood
ALTO Ruth Gibbins, Martha Mclorinan, Ruth Massey, Katherine Nicholson, Kim Porter, Caroline Trevor
TENOR Ben Alden, Sam Boden, Benedict Hymas, George Pooley, Simon Wall, Chris Watson
BASS Matthew Davies, Will Dawes, Gareth Dayus-Jones, Alexander Learmonth, Robert Macdonald, Greg Skidmore, Tim Scott Whiteley, Stuart Young

Nick Parker producer
Mike Hatch, Floating Earth recording & mastering engineer
Brett Cox assistant recording engineer
Stephen Frost mastering engineer

Recorded live at Union Chapel, London (UK) on 5 March 2015

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Track Listing

1. Enjoy the Silence (originally Depeche Mode)
Martin Gore arr. Eric Whitacre
05:22
2. This Marriage
Eric Whitacre
03:27
Enjoy the Silence

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