Commission Rates

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

Duration: 3-5 minutes

  • Piano solo: $600-1,000
  • Instrumental solo: $750-1,250
  • Vocal solo: $900-1,500
  • Choral anthem: $1,000-1,750

*Rates subject to change. Duration is shown as a guide only. 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 professional engraving is included in the fee.