Creative Careers Episode 11: Eric Whitacre, Composer, Conductor, Speaker

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We gave you these hints: choral composer, world speaker, technology, hair...

You guessed it! It's Grammy-winning American composer Eric Whitacre. He shares how his career progressed, including the turning points that elevated him to rockstar status.

He also spills rarely told stories from his early years, gives young musicians and composers advice on how to choose a music school, talks about the importance of authenticity, and reveals how to “use the whole buffalo.”