Biography

Tim Warren grew up in Lewisburg Pennsylvania where he began his musical studies on trumpet at age 8. He has lived and worked in New York, Massachusetts, and Newcastle, Australia. Currently he teaches music and theatre at the Legacy Traditional School in Tucson, Arizona, works as the resident conductor for CYT Tucson theatre and is the Director of Social Meda for the Global Art Project. Warren is pursuing a Doctorate of Music Arts degree and an Educational Leadership degree at the University of Arizona.

Warren is a certified and experienced music educator who actively clinics band, orchestra, and choral ensembles and leads master classes in conducting and curriculum development. He has led ensembles at the Churchville-Chili Intermediate School, Greece Odyssey Academy and the Greece Christian School in Rochester, NY, and at the BASIS Schools in Tucson and Oro Valley, Arizona. In 2004 he was selected as the conducting apprentice for the Hochstein Youth Symphony Orchestra at the Hochstein School of Music and Dance.

Tim Warren has directed ensembles throughout the United States, Asia, Australia, South America, and Europe. His conducting appearances include the Hochstein Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Tour of France,the Tamworth Music Festival in New South Wales, the Symphony Un Cuyo in Argentina, and the Nanchang Philharmonic in the Jiangxi Province of China. He has guest conducted at the University of Newcastle Conservatorium, Roberts Wesleyan College, and Susquehanna University. At the New England Conservatory he conducted numerous performances of wind and chamber music in Jordan Hall and worked frequently with the orchestra and opera departments. His former students have attended festivals and competitions throughout the United States and are musicians in academic and professional ensembles.

An advocate of new music, he has conducted the premiere performances of numerous works by current composers. He served as the assistant conductor of the Arizona Contemporary Ensemble and played a key role in the Univerity of Arizona Messiaen/Crumb and Ives/Copland music festivals. His conducting teachers include Charles Peltz, John Greer, Joseph Silverstein, Paul Shewan, Donald Portnoy, Daniel Asia, and Bruce Chamberlain.
Bachelor of Science - Music Education
Roberts Wesleyan College

Conducting/Music Education Studies
University of Newcastle Conservatorium

Master of Music - Instrumental Conducting
New England Conservatory of Music

Administrative Certification Program
University of Arizona

Doctor of Musical Arts (in progress) - Conducting
University of Arizona
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