- Doctor of Musical Arts in Wind Band Conducting
Timothy L. Ellison is a third-year student in the Doctor of Musical Arts in Wind Band Conducting degree program at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he studies with John R. Locke and Kevin M. Geraldi. A native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, Mr. Ellison holds two bachelor’s degrees and a Master of Music in Wind Band Conducting degree from Georgia State University where he studied with Robert J. Ambrose.
Mr. Ellison spent his career teaching middle and high school bands in the public schools of Georgia. During this time, his bands were privileged to perform for such dignitaries as the Governor of Georgia and the State Superintendent of Schools. In 2005, his high school band was invited to the United States Scholastic Band Association (USSBA) Inaugural Marching Band Championship in Baltimore. Mr. Ellison is an active member of the National Association for Music Education, the National Band Association, and the World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles, College Band Directors National Association, and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia.