An accomplished composer, conductor and lecturer, Eric Whitacre has made an amazing impact on the choral world. His compositions receive performances all over the world. On April 23 and 24, 2007 Eric Whitacre was on the campus of the University of Mississippi conducting departmental ensembles in a celebration of his music. The two-day event comprised of rehearsals and exchange opportunities culminated with a recording session and concert. All of the music on this recording was conducted by the composer.