This Sunday August 9th, Eric Whitacre will conduct his his second BBC Prom at London’s Royal Albert Hall. His hair will also be present – thank goodness.
The event will be the European premiere of ‘Deep Field’, a groundbreaking new work for SATB chorus, orchestra and smartphone app commissioned by Minnesota Orchestra and BBC Radio 3. Audience members will be able to take part in the performance using a bespoke app created specially for the event.
Other repetoire will include Gershwin, Copland, The River Cam (another piece by Whitacre) and various others.
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