October eric whitacre conducts by eric whitacre on eric whitacre. Publication date 2001 usage attributionno derivative works 3. October is a contemporary piece for concert band that was written by eric whitacre in 2000. Whitacres way news center university of nevada, las vegas. Many of erics most beloved works are published by walton music. Eric has received an honorary patronage from trinity college philosophical society, dublin, and was awarded alumnus of the year 2012 by the university of las vegas. Print and download choral sheet music for alleluia composed by eric whitacre arranged for satb choir a cappella in db major. Eric whitacre choir is available to download or order via our bespoke hard drive service. Arranged for trumpet quartet by pendleton williams. Stream october eric whitacre sax quartet by rsull214 from desktop or your mobile device. For a modern composer, whitacres choral music is surprisingly.
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Whitacre is that rare thing, a modern composer who is both popular and original the daily telegraph, london eric has inspired millions as composer, conductor, innovator, broadcaster and charismat. His remarkable global appeal has been enhanced by his achievements as conductor, innovator, broadcaster and charismatic public speaker, and by the bestselling success of his recordings. The ep is out today and the sheet music is available through hal leonard. October is arguably his most notable symphonic work, now adapted in this stunning version for strings. Whitacre has an original approach to vocal music and has taken advantage of the internet to create virtual choirs. Brian, a high school band director from fremont, nebraska, knew my work and wanted to commission me, but couldnt find the finances. The continuing popularity of eric whitacre s dramatic and evocative music is evident in concert programming everywhere, with his symphonic, choral, and operatic works. Eric whitacre is one of the most popular composers living today, as his over 45,000 facebook fans will attest. I played october by eric whitacre in the spring 2004 symphonic band at pineville high school in pineville, louisiana. We index the freeto download classical mp3s on the internet. October by ericwhitacre eric whitacre free listening on. The impossible magnitude of our universe is a unique film and musical experience inspired by one of the most important scientific discoveries of all time. Eric edward whitacre is an american composer, conductor, and speaker known for his choral, orchestral, and wind ensemble music. Glow by ericwhitacre eric whitacre free listening on.
He talks through the creative challenges of making music powered by youtube, and unveils the first 2 minutes of his new work, sleep, with a video choir of 2,052. With his symphonic, choral, and operatic works, the continuing popularity of eric whitacre s dramatic. Conductor guides to three standard works for wind band. Hal leonard october eric whitacre orchestra series arranged. October is slow which can be more difficult than a fast pieceand has long chords. In a moving and madly viral video last year, composer eric whitacre led a virtual choir of singers from around the world.
Based on the guidelines as established by the authors of teaching music through performance in band, october is a grade 5 piece. Join napster and access fulllength songs on your phone, computer or home audio device. Eric whitacre sheet music free download in pdf or midi on. Print and download in pdf or midi commissioned by the nebraska wind consortium october for brian anderson. Find eric whitacre composition information on allmusic. Eric whitacre is an american composer best known for his choral music. I really hope you enjoy eric whitacre s masterpiece. Eric edward whitacre born january 2, 1970 is an american composer, conductor, and speaker known for his choral, orchestral, and wind ensemble music. Eric whitacre born 2 january 1970 in reno, nv is an american composer of choral, wind band and electronic music. Download and buy printable sheet music online at jw pepper. This year we have decided to play sleep and we are going to have the choir singing with us in the background at our spring gala.
The virtual choir is a global phenomenon, creating a usergenerated choir that brings together singers from around the world and their love of music in a new way through the use of technology. Eric whitacre sheet music to download top quality pdfs. He has also written a large number of wind band compositions and some electronic music. In addition, he has composed works for orchestra and an opera, paradise lost. Aug 09, 2004 i played october by eric whitacre in the spring 2004 symphonic band at pineville high school in pineville, louisiana. October by eric whitacre by simplynieves simply nieves. He has also served as a guest conductor for ensembles throughout europe, asia, australia and the americas. Stream october by eric whitacre by simplynieves from desktop or your mobile device. Percussionist joby burgess has released an ep of marimba quartet arrangements of some of eric s works. Paul lavender sheet music for orchestra by eric whitacre from sheet music direct. Based on the guidelines as established by the authors of teaching music through performance in band, october is a. The full piece premiered a few weeks later yes, on youtube. October began at a restaurant in chicago, when i was first introduced to brian anderson. October eric whitacre sax quartet by rsull214 free.
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