Lindsey Stirling Wikia
Lindsey Stirling Wikia
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Lindsey Stirling
Writer(s) Lindsey Stirling
Producer(s) SILAS (album version)
Stephen Anderson (orchestral version)
Length 4:24 (album version)
4:24 (orchestral version)
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Shatter Me track listing

"Take Flight" is the eighth track from Lindsey Stirling's second studio album, Shatter Me. The orchestral version of Take Flight is a bonus track only available on the Target and iTunes deluxe edition.

Live performances

Stirling performed Take Flight for the first time on April 29, 2014, at Barnes & Noble in Los Angeles.


Take Flight (Live)

Stirling performing Take Flight (at The Forum, London - UK)


Take Flight was part of the setlist of the Shatter Me Tour on 2014, and continued to be part of the setlist of The Music Box Tour and the Brave Enough Tour on select dates only, from 2015 to 2016.

On the Brave Enough Tour and the Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour the song was occasionally performed during the VIP soundcheck.


  • The song is instrumental, meaning it has no lyrics.

Music video

The official YouTube video was released on March 23, 2015. The music video was produced for the YouTube Music Award's 2015, and was Stirling's first video not to feature a violin onscreen.

Music video Information
Lindsey_Stirling_-_Take_Flight_Official_Music_Video_-_YTMAs Released March 23, 2015
Length 5:09
Director Joe Sill
Producer Nick Erickson
YouTube views 22+ Million views

Behind the scenes

The behind-the-scenes video was released on March 29, where Stirling explained the meaning of the song.


Take Flight - Behind The Scenes


"Beyond the Veil"
"Mirror Haus"
"Shatter Me"
"Roundtable Rival"

"Night Vision"
"Take Flight"
"We Are Giants"
"Master of Tides"

Bonus tracks:
"Sun Skip"
Exclusive track via Pledge Music pre-order: