Title: Adjunct Professor of Music (Trumpet)
Office: Barnett Fine Arts Center 155
MM (Performance) - Arizona State University
BM (Performance) - Missouri State University
Applied Trumpet, Beginning Brass Class, Evangel Brass Quintet
International Trumpet Guild
American Federation of Musicians
Pi Kappa Lambda
Consulting editor for David Hickman's 500-page text, Trumpet Pedagogy, published in 2006 by Hickman Music Editions
Other: As an orchestral musician, Tim perfoms as an Extra/Substitute player with the Kansas City Symphony, Tulsa Symphony, Wichita Symphony, Arkansas Symphony, Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, Ft. Smith Symphony and the Springfield Symphony. In addition to being an Extra/Subsitute player with the New World Symphony in 2006, he has performed with the Krakow Chamber Orchestra, Tempe Symphony, Chamber Orchestra of the Ozarks and the Springfield Regional Opera, among others.
As a chamber musician, he is a member of the Evangel Brass Quintet. He has performed with the Springfield Symphony Brass Quintet, Missouri State University Faculty Brass Quintet, Springfield Chamber Brass, Classic Brass, Mr. Jack Daniel's Silver Cornet Band, Salt River Brass Band, Phoenix Chamber Brass and the Phoenician Brass Quintet, among others. He has played with Mannheim Steamroller, the Three Tenors and a varied collection of music shows and musical theatre productions.
As a soloist, Tim has been a finalist and prizewinner in various solo competitions. While a student at Missouri State, he won the band and orchestra solo competitions the same year. In 2005, he was a prizewinner in the International Trumpet Guild Solo Competition in Bangkok, Thailand. He enjoys performing as a soloist with various ensembles and in church settings.
In addition to teaching at Evangel, Tim teaches applied trumpet at Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO. He also maintains a studio of middle and high school students.
Tim received a Master of Music degree from Arizona State University while a student of Regent's Professor David Hickman and received a Bachelor of Music degree from Missouri State University while a student of Dr. Grant Peters. In 2006, he studied at the Aspen Music Festival with Ray Mase and Kevin Cobb (The Juilliard School, American Brass Quintet). While a student at Evangel, Tim studied with Mr. John Shows.