Twenty Thousand Hertz

#80 I Virtual Choir

29:37 | Oct 21st, 2019

10 recommendations

Singing with others is a powerful form of expression. That's why the composer Eric Whitacre started the Virtual Choir; an experiment that connects singers from every corner of the globe. In this episo...Show More


Recommendations

cesarm recommended:Oct 22nd, 2019

Very moving episode. I have never heard of the Virtual Choir. Dallas Taylor knows how to build an interesting and tight narrative.

alicekoNov 29th, 2019

@cesarm Thank you for sharing this!

mm recommended:Nov 2nd, 2019

This was a spine-chilling episode of a choir that is completely virtual and inclusive of anyone who wants to participate. It’s incredible to hear the amount of prep work the conductor does to bring all these people from all around the world together to make such beautiful music. The stories at the e...Show More

alicekoNov 29th, 2019

@mm Omg I think we all cried

mmDec 1st, 2019

@jesus_dvl You'll like this episode about a virtual choir and this podcast is also 100%.

jesus_dvlDec 12th, 2019

@mm i heard it and it's interesting

mmDec 12th, 2019

@jesus_dvl So beautiful isn’t it? You can press “echo” and add your recommendation for this episode too!

adam_p recommended:Nov 20th, 2019

okay, let me just say this is an excellent episode in the same way that most of their episodes are really interesting. This is also another example of how the internet brings us together in really cool ways. But the most interesting thing to me about this episode is the way that this composer uses t...Show More

fiercefab recommended:Nov 26th, 2019

I’d echo the other echoes on this one. Mesmerizing. Brought tears to my eyes.

alicekoNov 29th, 2019

@fiercefab Me too, I think we all got teary. I’m so glad I listened to this - “really restored my faith in people.”

kyotea recommended:Nov 19th, 2019

Lovely episode about the Virtual Choir! Music can definitely bring people together & we need more of this! Thanks @mm for the echo!

mmNov 19th, 2019

As always @cesarm is the one who brought this beautiful episode to my attention ☺️

aliceko recommended:Nov 29th, 2019

I don't know where to start. This episode is the BEST example of the power of AUDIO. If there was an award for best podcast episode ever - I would hands down recommend this one. I was buzzing after this episode. I listened to this episode at the gym & that was a BIG mistake b/c I started crying when...Show More

oliviawongNov 29th, 2019

@aliceko wow! I will definitely listen to this! Thanks for the bomb recc!

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