Composer/Percussionist and Audio Engineer
Innovative Percussion Artist
Tim Chatwood (ASCAP) is an American composer and percussionist. He received his Master’s in Music Composition from the University of Nevada, Reno. He has studied composition under Dr. James Winn, Dr. Jean-Paul Perrotte, Dr. Stephen Blumberg and recording arts under Tom Gordon. His works have been performed at such evets as the Central Michigan University New Music Ensemble Concerts, University of Nevada, Reno Contemporary Music Ensemble Concerts, SCI Region Conferences, NYC Electroacoustic Music Festival, and at Electronic Music Midwest. Tim is also an intern at Imirage Sound Lab Recording Studio in Sparks, Nevada. He resides in Reno, Nevada with his wife Yolanda and works for the University of Nevada, Reno and Truckee Meadows Community College where he teachers applied lessons and classes in music industry. He continues to compose new works in his studio and performs as a percussionist in local ensembles. Tim frequently guest lectures on music technology and composition to local schools. His latest project is a new music group called McCarran Circle where he plays percussion and electronics. Tim is proudly endorsed by Innovative Percussion Sticks/Mallets.