Print and download in PDF or MIDI Alleluia. Free sheet music for Oboe, English Horn, Bassoon. Made by Squid Pro QUo. Composer and arranger Jaron Davis took a crack at capturing some of Eric Whitacre’s choral magic with a beautiful arrangement. Watch the video for Alleluia from Eric Whitacre’s Water Night for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists.

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Whitacre makes frequent use whtiacre quartal, quintaland secundal harmoniesand is also known for his use of unconventional chord progressions [ citation needed ]. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Eric Whitacre – Wikipedia

Retrieved March 27, Viral choral video traces roots to Lawrence encounter”. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Eric Whitacre. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Retrieved 14 November From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He continues to develop his musical Paradise Lost: The site is set to open later in the month for video submissions.


Whitacre’s Virtual Choir performance of Lux Aurumquehas received 4. It featured 2, singers aged 18 and under from over 80 countries.

Eric Whitacre

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He lived in the state of Nevada until he was His musical, Paradise Lost: Whitacre’s Soaring Leap initiative is a dynamic one-day workshop where singers, conductors, and composers read, rehearse and perform several of his works.

Retrieved March 18, Whitacre frequently composes his works as direct homages to the works of a number of poets, including Octavio PazEmily DickinsonE. On April 15, the year anniversary of the sinking of the Titanicthe “Water Night” Virtual Choir video was shown in the new Titanic Belfast commemorative building.

Please help by adding reliable sources. Tom Leslie contributed to his interest in writing for wind ensembles. Retrieved May 26, Whitacre’s Virtual Choir projects were inspired by a video sent to him of a young girl named Britlin Losee [22] from Long Island, New York [23] singing one of his choral pieces. This album won the Grammy for Best Choral Performance in He studied piano intermittently as a child and joined a junior high marching band under band leader Jim Burnett.


Later Whitacre played synthesizer in a techno-pop band, dreaming of being a rock star. Alleluoa sonorities can often be read as akleluia or ninth chordswith or without added seconds and fourths. He graduated in and moved to Los Angeles and following the success of “Ghost Train”, he decided to become a full-time professional composer.

Whitacre achieves this growth and decay by splitting voices divisi —in one case up to 18 parts.

Whitacre went on to earn his master’s degree in composition at the Juilliard Schoolwhere he studied with Ericc Corigliano and David Diamond. Whitacre credits Weiller with the inspiration that put the young composer on the musical path.

Music Historiography and Useful Style Histories: His pieces sometimes include frequent meter changes and unusual rhythmic patterns. In Julyhe co-presented the Eurovision Choir of the Year.

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