The Lost Birds is now available for purchase and streaming everywhere. The release is paired with a new music video for the album's final track, "Hope is the Thing With Feathers" which can be viewed here.
24 September, 2022 / Worldwide
'The Lost Birds' Choral Octavos Available Now
Hal Leonard has released three choral octavos from Christopher's upcoming album The Lost Birds: "The Saddest Noise", "Wild Swans", and "All That Could Never Be Said". These octavos present the movements as SATB divisi a cappella. They can be purchased here.
30 September, 2022 / Worldwide
Curated TIDAL Playlists
Christopher has curated an official playlist for The Lost Birds on TIDAL. This playlist features music that inspired the album, as well as music that shares a message or feeling with the album. The playlist can be accessed here.
30 September, 2022 / Worldwide
The Lost Birds' on nkoda
Christopher has partnered once again with digital sheet music app nkoda to create a special The Lost Birds feature. It includes a playlist of sheet music that inspired or is thematically related to the album, and custom visualizations of various movements of the piece. Additionally, until the live premiere in February, nkoda will be the exclusive home of the full score of The Lost Birds. For a 30 day free trial of nkoda, click here.
4 October, 2022 / Worldwide
Webinar with Hal Leonard and the ACDA
Christopher will join Hal Leonard and the American Choral Directors Association for a webinar discussing Multiculturalism, Language, and Soundtracking Humanity. He will do a deep dive into his compositions, use of languages, and his latest album, The Lost Birds. Register for the webinar here.
15 October, 2022 / Worldwide
'The Lost Birds' Live From London
Critically acclaimed vocal ensemble VOCES8 will give the virtual premiere of Christopher's latest work, The Lost Birds as part of their ongoing virtual concert project 'Live From London'. Also on the program are Vaughan-Williams' "The Lark Ascending", and new works by Eric Whitacre and Caroline Shaw. You can get tickets to the concert here.
Christopher has released a second single, "Flocks A Mile Wide", from his upcoming album The Lost Birds. This instrumental overture is meant to evoke the magnificent spectacle of huge flocks of birds flying overhead. The single is available for listening here.
29 July, 2022 / Worldwide
The Lost Birds Announced
Christopher's latest album, 'The Lost Birds', featuring VOCES8 and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, has officially been announced, set to release on September 23rd, 2022. The first single, A Hundred Thousand Birds, is available for listening here, and the album is available for preorder here.
6 June, 2022 / Worldwide
'The Lost Birds' Premiere at Stanford
Christopher's newest work, 'The Lost Birds', will be premiered at Stanford University's Bing Concert Hall on Saturday, February 25th, 2023. The performance will feature VOCES8 accompanied by a chamber ensemble. Tickets are available here.
15 May, 2022 / Worldwide
World Premiere of 'To Shiver The Sky'
Christopher's sweeping oratorio 'To Shiver The Sky' was given its world premiere in Washington DC by The United States Air Force Band, Choral Arts Society of Washington, and ModernMedieval. The multimedia concert was presented by Washington Performing Arts at DC's newest waterfront venue The Anthem, with three screens of synchronized videos. A film version of the concert is under development.
10 December, 2021 / Worldwide
VOCES8 Performs Christopher Tin on Tour
VOCES8 is currently on tour, and as part of their holiday programming, are performing two works by Christopher on select dates, ‘Hope Is The Thing With Feathers’, and his new Christmas carol, ‘I Heard The Bells’. See their full touring schedule here.