Light & Gold ((Choral Collection)). By Eric Whitacre (1970-). For Choral (SATB). Choral. Book only. 80 pages. Chester Music #CH77539. Published by Chester Music (HL.14041366).
ISBN 1849388563. 6.75x9.75 inches.
Eric Whitacre is one of the most popular and performed composers of his generation. His works are loved by choirs all over the globe, and he has won numerous composition awards. Whitacre is also in great demand as a conductor: his Virtual Choir was a massive YouTube hit, and his new professional choir, the Eric Whitacre Singers, forms the core ensemble for his disc Light & Gold on Decca Records, conducted by the composer himself. This book of pieces for mixed choir presents an inspiring selection from the disc, including: Lux Aurumque; The Seal Lullaby; A Boy and a Girl; I Will Wade Out; Hope, Faith, Life, Love; I Thank You God For Most This Amazing Day; Water Night; Nox Aurumque; Sleep.