Tim started his musical career very young in life. At the age of 4 he picked up his first pair of drums sticks. Since then he has become proficient with a number of percussion, woodwind and stringed instruments He has also studied and performed lead, harmony and chorale vocals. Tim has received numerous awards and recognition's including the nationally recognized John Phillips Sousa award and the Notre Dame High School 4 year director's award. Tim has also been invited for many years to teach at the Notre Dame High School summer session for instrumental music. He has also gone on to perform with a variety of groups both musically and vocally. Listed below are some of the groups Tim has participated in and performed with throughout the years.