Sincere thanks to our partners that have helped to make Virtual Choir 5: Deep Field possible.
Boosey & Hawkes
Boosey & Hawkes is the world’s leading publisher of contemporary classical music, with a blue chip catalogue of 20th-century masters including Bartók, Bernstein, Britten, Copland, Prokofieff, Strauss and Stravinsky alongside an eminent front list of composers that includes John Adams, Louis Andriessen, Harrison Birtwistle, Unsuk Chin, Brett Dean, Detlev Glanert, Osvaldo Golijov, HK Gruber, Karl Jenkins, Magnus Lindberg, James MacMillan, Steve Reich and Mark-Anthony Turnage. The company has offices in London, New York and Berlin and a network of agents around the world. Boosey & Hawkes is part of Concord Music, the worldwide leader in the development, acquisition and management of recorded music, music publishing, and theatrical performance rights.
Hal Leonard Corporation
Hal Leonard Corporation is the world’s largest educational music publisher, with the #1 methods for learning guitar (the Hal Leonard Guitar Method), piano (the Faber Piano Method), and school music instruments (Essential Elements for Band and Strings), plus publications for learning virtually every instrument imaginable. Hal Leonard also publishes and distributes thousands of works for school, church and community choirs at all levels. In its catalog of more than 220,000 available titles, Hal Leonard represents many of the world’s best known and most respected publishers, artists, songwriters, arrangers and musical instrument manufacturers. Its products are sold in more than 65 countries throughout the world through Hal Leonard offices and a large network of distributors.
Distinguished Concerts International New York
Founded in 2007 by Iris Derke and Jonathan Griffith, DCINY gave its first public concert in January 2008. DCINY is a leading producer of dynamic musical entertainment performed in renowned American venues. Over 40,000 musicians and singers embodying 44 countries and all 50 US states have participated in DCINY productions. Since its inception, DCINY has produced over 200 concerts and 17 world premieres, performing to over 200,000 people. With its unforgettable, world-class concert experiences, empowering educational programs, and its global community of artists and audiences, DCINY changes lives through the power of music performance. DCINY commemorates its 10th Anniversary season in 2018.
The Dunard Fund is a generous, creative and strategically-minded philanthropic organization that makes donations principally for the training and performance of classical music at the highest standard, the education and display of visual arts at an international standard and the rehabilitation of endangered architectural masterpieces and the design and construction of new architectural masterpieces.
The Leigh Bureau is very proud to exclusively represent Eric Whitacre for his speaking engagements and to be a sponsor of Virtual Choir 5: Deep Field. Since 1929, the Leigh Bureau has been serving business and sophisticated cultural audiences around the world with world-class speakers and with presentations of substance. Eric Whitacre is just such a client and VC5 is just such a program. It is a privilege to be a part of this extraordinary event. Bringing real value to our audiences is the Leigh Bureau’s mission and we look forward to seeing where Eric’s creative imagination takes him next.
There are so many people that we would like to thank, but we have to single-out just a few.