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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.

Stanford Live

'The Lost Birds' at Stanford

Christopher's newest work, 'The Lost Birds', will be performed 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.

To Shiver The Sky Premiere

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.

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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.


Tencent Game Developers Conference

Christopher was invited by to give a virtual presentation about composing video game theme songs at the Tencent Game Developers Conference, and was given a 'Master Speaker' award by Tencent Games.

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Old World (Original Video Game Soundtrack)

Christopher's score to Mohawk Games' latest release 'Old World' has been released by Decca Records US/Universal Music, and is now available on all streaming platforms. The soundtrack features more than an hour of Arabic-inspired music, and includes the show-stopping new title song "I Lift Me Eyes", performed by Lebanese star Abeer Nehme. Listen to the full soundtrack here.

CUNY Responses in Music to Climate Change Conference

Responses in Music to Climate Change

Christopher will be speaking virtually at the Responses in Music to Climate Change conference, hosted by The Brook Center of City University of New York. Visit The Brook Center website for information about attending.

Splitgate Season 0

Splitgate Season 0

Splitgate, the Halo-meet-Portal FPS by indie developer 1047 Games, has been ported to consoles and Steam, and is currently one of the hottest games of the summer. Christopher composed the main theme in collaboration with his frequent collaborators, tyDi and Alex Williamson. The extended version can be heard on YouTube and Twitch.

The Anthem

To Shiver the Sky World Premiere

The world premiere of 'To Shiver the Sky' at Washington DC's newest concert venue The Anthem has officially been rescheduled. Christopher will be conducting the US Air Force Band and Choral Arts Society of Washington, with additional soloists to be announced. This concert will be free, but with ticket reservations required in advance. Please visit Washington Performing Arts' website for latest info about reservations.

The Orchestral Sessions Vol. 1

The Orchestral Sessions Vol. 1

Christopher puts a lot of care and detail into his orchestrations, which often goes unnoticed because of the strong vocal performances. So to put the spotlight on his orchestral writing, his label Universal/DeccaGold has released 'The Orchestral Sessions Vol. 1': a three-song EP of select movements from 'To Shiver the Sky', but with the vocals removed to allow the orchestrations to take the spotlight. Give a listen to the compilation here, and experience this music in a new way.

The Celebration Thread

The Celebration Thread

Christopher has released 'The Celebration Thread', the third of three EPs that are compilations of tracks taken from Christopher's studio albums, but grouped by mood or concept. Listen to this collection of joyous pieces here.

Stay-at-Home Choir Sogno di Volare

Stay-at-Home Choir "Sogno di Volare"

The Stay-at-Home Choir has released their massive virtual choir recording of Christopher's theme to 'Civilization VI', "Sogno di Volare". Performed by 3,600 singers from around the world and accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, it's a staggering production. Watch it here.