Eric Edward Whitacre is an American composer, conductor, and speaker known for his choral, orchestral, and wind ensemble music. In March 2016, he was appointed as Los Angeles Master Chorale's first artist-in-residence at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
|Born:||January 02, 1970, Reno, Nevada, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Juilliard School|
|Occupation:||Composer, conductor, speaker|
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About Eric Whitacre
Grammy Award-winning musician who wrote "Paradise Lost: Shadows and Wings," the acclaimed musical. He was mostly known, however, for his choral works.
He became internationally known after his choral CD "Cloudburst" captured the attention of multiple continents.
He married Grammy Award-winning soprano Hila Plitmann, with whom he frequently collaborated.
He co-composed the Mermaid Theme and the choral segments for "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" with Hans Zimmer.
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