The following range of fees reflects Timothy Shaw’s current commission rates*

  • Choral anthem (ca. 3-5 min.): $1500-3000
  • Large choral work (ca. 8-12 min.): $4000-8000
  • Instrumental solo (ca. 2-4 min.): $1000-2000
  • Keyboard solo (ca. 3-5 min.): $750-1500
  • Vocal solo (ca. 2-4 min.): $750-1500

*Rates subject to change. The exact fee is determined by a number of factors, including: the length of the proposed work, the instrumentation, and the time frame provided for its composition. Once the piece is composed, a master score and parts for the performers must also be prepared. The cost for this service is included in the fee.