Have you heard of Virtual Choir? If you haven't seen the videos yet, they'll knock your socks off.
80s popstar wannabe Eric Whitacre, now superstar classical composer and conductor, reveals details of the Virtual Choir 1.0 and 2.0, and the latter's world premiere in just one week:
New Zealand gets honourable mention! I'm excited and amazed to think I'm part of such a project. Did you spot me in the virtual universe...? ; ) Here's a clue for what to look for:
You can view the world premiere streaming live from New York on 7 April 2011, 6pm ET. http://www.paleycenter.org/2011-spring-eric-whitacre In New Zealand, that will be 10am on Friday, 8 April.
Where ever you are in the world, I hope you'll join me for this history-making event!
If you'd like a text explanation of what is Virtual Choir, how it's done, and who is Eric Whitacre, click on this link and read the info box under the video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=geEm94ULVSQ