Composer’s Choir

The Composers Choir records in New Haven, CT or in New York City. Our singers primarily come from New York choirCity or are recent graduates of Yale School of Music. Our size ranges from 8-32 singers to fit the project at hand.

To submit a piece, or for general inquiries, please contact Artistic Director Daniel Shaw directly at or at (203) 859-4588.


Daniel Shaw; Founder and Artistic Director

cache_2950620004Daniel Shaw is a conductor, composer, and organist who lives in Hamden, CT. He received degrees in music (B.A. Dartmouth College), choral conducting (M.M. Emory University), and music education (M.M. University of Toronto).

In addition to being Founder and Artistic Director of the Composer’s Choir, Shaw is Artistic Director of the New Haven Oratorio Choir and serves as Minister of Music at First Church, Woodbridge, CT. Previously held positions include Minister of Music and St. Augustine’s Church, Assistant Conductor of the Bach Choir of Pittsburgh, Minister of Music at Middlefield Federated Church, Director of Choirs at the Zion Lutheran Church (Pittsburgh). Shaw is als the Founder and Artistic Director of the American Radio Choir (NYC).

He has served on the faculties of Duquesne University and John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth. As a choral composer, Shaw has been received numerous commissions and his works are performed throughout the United States and Canada. Shaw’s music is published by Boosey and Hawkes.