Tim is an accomplished musician, composer and educator who has a deep passion for music and for imparting that passion to others. He holds a bachelor’s degree in music education from West Chester University where he was a percussion major while also studying music theory and composition. He has performed with several top ensembles including the 10-time world champion Cadets drum and bugle corps. Many of the private students he has taught and ensembles he has directed have gone on to achieve top awards and honors in various musical competitions nationwide.
Tim specializes in teaching drums and percussion in all styles of music while also providing instruction in piano, strings, brass and woodwinds. As a teacher, Tim believes in challenging students while also allowing them to thrive in a fun and nurturing environment. He customizes his lessons based on the student’s main goals and interests and on giving them the ability to apply their skills to playing songs, performing in groups with other musicians and utilizing their creativity.