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Eric Whitacre talks Grief, Hope, Music, and The Sacred Veil

Composer Eric Whitacre
Marc Royce

[Airdate: October 17, 2023]

Composer and Conductor Eric Whitacre will appear with The Cleveland Orchestra Chorus on Friday, October 20 to lead a performance of his deeply-moving work, The Sacred Veil. Whitacre spoke with WCLV's John Mills about the piece and the human story of grief, loss, and hope that inspired its genesis.