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    Rotunda at Dawn

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    Celebrating after Voxare Concert

Up Next! 12/9/14 World Premiere, Trace Elements, performed by Ensemble Berlin PianoPercussion,
Konzerthaus, Berlin

Featured Projects

  • Love Song Featured on Double Take: American Reed, Release Date 9/1/14

    Recent Work, Temp

    Love Song, for Oboe and English Horn, is an instrumental version of my Wedding Song. It was commissioned by Sarah Davol for Double Entendre’s new CDDouble Take, American Reed on the Albany label for release on 9/1/14.

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  • Time to Burn Release

    Recent Work

    Time to Burn, a solo disk of featuring Shatin’s acoustic, electroacoustic and robotic music has just been released on the Innova...

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  • Tape Music∞

    Online Videos, Recent Work

    This documentary includes a discussion of Tape Music∞, clips from my work with the students at the Sabot Point School in Richmond.

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  • Rotunda

    Online Videos, Recent Work

    Rotunda, now available as a DVD, is the result of a multi-year collaboration with noted filmmaker Robert Arnold. The 15' film unfolds from dawn to dusk, as the seasons move as well.

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When the Moon of Wildflowers is Full

When the Moon of Wildflowers is Full

When the Moon of Wildflowers is Full, for Flute and Cello, was composed for the wedding of dear friends that took place in a beautiful meadow in high summer in Aspen, CO, where we were all participating in the Aspen Music Festival. It has a…

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Multiple Histories Video Interview

Multiple Histories Video Interview

Many ingredients go into Judith Shatin’s music. While it is informed by a deep sense of musical history, it is just as much a by-product of her profound desire to search for new sounds. It is also deeply inspired by history itself, but not as an artifact. Rather it is something that is malleable and very much alive, something that we in the present can continue to engage with to better understand ourselves.

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Fanfare – Time to Burn

Fanfare – Time to Burn

Judith Shatin, Kenan Professor of Music at the University of Virginia, writes music that is satisfyingly challenging, music that forces listeners to face up to their own perceptions of music, what it is and how it relates to other artistic disciplines.

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Love Song

Love Song

Love Song, for Oboe and English Horn, is an instrumental version of my Wedding Song. This new version was commissioned by Sarah Davol for Double Entendre’s new CD Double Take, American Reed on the Albany label. The release date is September 1, 2014. This lyrical…

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Trace Elements

Trace Elements

Instrumentation: Perc 1: 2 toms (lo/hi), snare drum, 2 timbales (lo/hi), large gong, ride cymbal (18″) and bow, triangle Perc 2: bass drum, 2 congas (lo, med), 2 bongos (lo/hi), ride cymbal (20″) and bow, 4 claves (lo to hi) Duration: 11:00 Commission Ensemble Berlin PianoPercussion…

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Chai Variations on Eliahu HaNavi

Chai Variations on Eliahu HaNavi

“…Pieces by Brooklyn native Jennifer Higdon, flutist Katherine Hoover, and China’s Jing Jing Luo serve as appetizers to the disc’s centerpiece — University of Virginia professor Judith Shatin’s 20-movement tour-de-force “Chai Variations”….” –The Palm Beach Post “…The most substantial work featured on the disc is…

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Penelope’s Song (Amp. Clarinet + Electronics)

Penelope’s Song (Amp. Clarinet + Electronics)

Instrumentation: Amplified clarinet + electronics Duration:  9:04 Premiere 10/29/2008 Marianne Gythfeldt University of Delaware Wilmington, DE Program Note Penelope’s Song is a tribute to Penelope, Queen of Ithaca and wife of Odysseus. It was inspired by Homer’s epic, the Odyssey, which tells of the travails of Odysseus, but comments…

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Time to Burn Fanfare Review 2

Time to Burn Fanfare Review 2

Judith Shatin is a true sound artist. She applies sound to the airwaves in the same way a painter applies colors to canvas. She is not trying for melodies that the listener will walk away singing, but she uses melodic material for dramatic effect. The…

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Time to Burn CD Fanfare Review

Time to Burn CD Fanfare Review

SHATIN Glyph.1 Time to Burn. 2 Grito del Corazón. 3 Sic Transit. 4 Hoshech Al P’ney HaTehom. 5 Elijah’s Chariot6 • 1James Dunham (va); 1Margaret Kampmeier (pn); 2Aaron Hill (ob); 2, 4I-Jen Fang, 2Mike Schutz (perc); 3F. Gerard Errante, 3D. Gause (cl); 1, 6Cassatt Str…

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10th Anniversary Commission: UVA Percussion Ensemble

10th Anniversary Commission: UVA Percussion Ensemble

The UVA Percussion Ensemble, led by I-Jen Fang, has commissioned a percussion quintet

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