Events Calendar

The Music of Eric Whitacre

Wednesday 15 May 2019, 7.30pm

WHITACRE October; Songs of Immortality (extracts); Equus; Lux Aurumque; Godzilla Eats Las Vegas!; Sleep

ADAMS Short Ride in a Fast Machine

BERNSTEIN Candide Overture

COPLAND Quiet City

Eric Whitacre Conductor
City of London Choir

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

In recent years Grammy-winning composer and conductor, Eric Whitacre, has become one of today’s most popular and frequently-performed composers. In this special concert, Eric Whitacre returns to London to conduct an all-American programme, exploring little-known gems and masterpieces by Bernstein, John Adams and Copland, alongside several of Whitacre’s most popular works, including Lux Aurumque, which ignited his ground-breaking Virtual Choir, to the lively and entertaining Godzilla Eats Las Vegas!

Ticket information

Tickets: £50, £40, £30, £20, £10

Booking fees may apply

Royal Festival Hall
Belvedere Road
020 3879 9555