Composer and pianist Sila Shaman writes, records and produces work music for film, television, theater, dance, concert hall and anywhere in between. Her musical language spans a wide variety of genres that include orchestral and chamber music, jazz, musical theater, electronic and experimental music.
As a recording artist she has released music on SteepleChase Records, Louie Records and her own Wave Eleven Music. Originally from Turkey, she currently lives and works in New York City.
Commissioned by Corvallis/OSU Piano International Festival, Transmission is a film in words, improvisation and collected audio compositions by pianist and composer Sila Shaman in collaboration with infectious disease epidemiologist Jeffrey Shaman reflecting on the COVID-19 pandemic.