Timothy Lee Miller/composer

Chronological List of Performances

May 1984 - Dawn premiered by the University of Tennessee Brass Choir, the composer conducting in Knoxville, Tennessee - premiere as a composer

December 1986 - Hurry, Hurry Snowy Flurry and Christmas is Here Again premiered by the Berkeley High School Band and Chorus, the composer conducting in Moncks Corner, South Carolina

May 1989 - Alone (film score) first showing of the student film by Dave Profiri at the University of Miami, Florida

1990 - Faith in Action (TV show theme) debut of the TV show for the Archdiocese of Miami, Florida

1991 - Doubles (film score) release of TV pilot film by Hemdale Productions, Joseph Adler director, Paul Lazerus producer

1991 - Checked Out (film score) first showing of the student film by Dave Porfiri at the University of Southern California

1992 - The Pursuit of Happiness (film score) first showing of the student film at the University of Southern California

1992 - Never My Love (film score) first showing of the student film at the University of Southern California

April 2000 - The Piper, Sleepy Clowns, Carousel Rag premiered by Shelly Binder (flute), Phyllis Secrist (oboe), Gary Spurrell (clarinet), Keith McClelland (bassoon) at the Knoxville Museum of Art in Knoxville, Tennessee

October 22, 2000 - The Wayward Cowboy premiered by Keith McClelland and James Lotz, bassoons at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

April 2001 - Four Movements for Bassoon, Horn, Cello and Piano premiered by Keith McClelland (bassoon), Calvin Smith (horn), Wesley Baldwin (cello), Fay Adams (piano) at the Knoxville Museum of Art in Knoxville, Tennessee

July 31, 2009 - Circus on Parade and Flying Circus (from Circus Minimus: Seven Vignettes for Winds) premiered at the 2009 Conductors Institute Composers Concert, the composer condcuting, at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

July 31, 2009 - Chase the Wind (string octet and marimba) performed at the 2009 Conductors Institute Composers Concert, the composer condcuting, at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

June 10, 2010 - The Birds and the Bees premiered by the Revolution Woodwind Quintet at Concord United Methodist Church, Concord, Tennessee

April 5, 2011 - Sonata for Bassoon and Piano premiered by Travis Jones (bassoon) and Judith Bible (piano) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

May 31, 2011 - A Bushel of Baked Bassoons premiered by Beautiful Bassoons of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Keith McClelland conducting at the IDRS Convention in Tempi, Arizona

August 2011 - On An Autumn Day (sextet) premiered by the Vermont College Jazz Ensemble at Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, Vermont

February 2012 - Harlem River Blues (big band) premiered by the Vermont Jazz Ensemble at Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, Vermont

August 10, 2012 - Winter (big band) premiered by the Vermont Jazz Ensemble at Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, Vermont

February 2013 - A Day in the Park: Sebastian's Day Off premiered by Anton Denner (alto sax/flute), Bruce Williamson (tenor sax/bass clarinet), Rob Henke (trumpet), John Clark (horn), Freddy Bryant (guitar), Nikki Denner (piano), Andy Eulau (bass), Scott Neumann (drums) at Vermont College of Fine Arts, Monpelier, Vermont

April 10, 2013 -  Song on May Morning (SATB a cappella) premiered by Anadarko High School Chorus, Micheal Stevens conducting, in Anadarko, Oklamhoma

August 8, 2013 - Divinitus premiered by Ken Thompson (bass clarinet), Neil Dufallo (violin), Yves Dharamraj (cello), John Benthal (guitar), Stephen Gosling (piano), David Cossin and Keith Gibson (percussion), conducted by Paul Gambill, at Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, Vermont

April 25, 2014 - Canticle of Winter (SATB and chamber ensemble) premiered by Choristi Sanctiandree and the University of St Andrews Cew Music Ensemble, Bede Williams conducting at Younger Hall in St. Andrews, Scotland

June 7, 2014 - The Day Is Done and Sleep (from Three Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow) premiered by soprano Laura Alfano-Ishida (soprano) and Claudine Hickman (piano) at Spectrum NYC in New York City

July 30, 2014 - Hot Miami Nights (big band) and Traffic Circle (big band) premiered by the Diane Moser's Composers Big Band, Andy Jaffe featured on piano, the composer conducting at Trumpets Jazz Club in Montclair, New Jersey

September 16, 2014 - The Day Is Done and Sleep (from Three Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow) (2nd performance) by soprano Laura Alfano-Ishida (soprano) and Noby Ishida (piano) at The DiMenna Center for the Performing Arts in New York City

November 26, 2014 - Traveler: Music for Chamber Orchestra premiered by the University of St. Andrews New Music Ensemble, Bede Williams conducting at The Byre Theatre in St Andrews, Scotland

December 2014 - Winter (arr. baritone voice & marimba) by Shawn Tolley (baritone) in Spokane, Washington

June 17, 2015 - 224 slices of pi premiered by Chris Schelb (flute), Hannah Meyer (cello), Andrea Lodge (piano) and Ryan Patterson (percussion) at the 2015 nief-norf Summer Festival of Contemporary Music in Knoxville, Tennessee

September 18, 2015 - Something More and Ruby in the Ruff premiered by Michael Thomas (soprano sax), Mike Brignola (bass clarinet), James Gasior (piano), Gary Thomas (bass) and Carlomagno Araya (drums) on a concert of Compsitum Musicae Novae at the Coral Gables Museum in Coral Gables, Florida

October 9, 2015 - The Day Is Done and Sleep (from Three Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)  (3rd performance) by Joy Regimbal (soprano) and Patrick Wickliffe (piano) at Malone University on a concert of the Christian Fellowship of Art Music Composers National Convention

January 31, 2016 - The Callithumpian Duck for three bassoons and two cellos premiered by Aaron Azapa, Jim Lotz and Keith McClelland, bassoons and Wesley Baldwin and Lee Richey, celli at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville on the final faculty recital of Keith McClelland, professor of bassoon following his retirement in December 2015

February 27, 2016 - Premiere performance of Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening for soprano and piano by Emily Custer, soprano and Moriah Custer, piano at Bryan Recital Hall in Moore Musical Arts Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

June 8, 2016 - Premiere performance of Miles To Go . . . (Before I Sleep), Bright Morning Star and Poochie's Waltz, and a second performance of Traffic Circle by Diane Moser's Composers Big Band at Trumpets Jazz Club in Montclair, New Jersey.

October 16, 2016 - The Day Is Done and Sleep (from Three Poems of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)  (4th performance) by Lauren Alfano (soprano) and Noby Ishida (piano) at the Nicholas Roerich Museum in New York City, New York.

December 15, 2016 - Second performance of Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening for soprano and piano by members of KC VITAs in Kansas City, Missouri on the annual Fund Raising Gala Event.

August 9, 2017 - Premiere performance of Bombus Bee of the Tetons by Stephanie Zelnick at the 2017 Wyoming Festival-New Music in the Mountains, at the AMK Ranch, University of Wyoming-Grand Teton National Park Research Station, Wyoming.

August 10, 2017 - Premiere performance of Carmina solis et lunae by Holly Mulcahy-violin, Anna Kruger-viola, Rick Barber-bass at the 2017 Wyoming Festival-New Music in the Mountains, at the AMK Ranch, University of Wyoming-Grand Teton National Park Research Station, Wyoming.

November 8, 2017 - Performance of Harlem River Blues, Poochie's Waltz and premiere performance of Inky & Marie, all three as jazz trios by Thomas Linger-piano, Endea Owens-bass and Charles Goold-drums at Zinc Bar, New York City.

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“Timothy Miller's music is very accessible to audience & performer alike.” - Keith McClelland, Professor of Bassoon, University of Tennessee . . . “Wonderfully prolific!” - Alex Shapiro, Composer . . . “Lovely, unpretentious, well crafted music.” - David Tanner, Composer . . . “Wonderful, sincere, emotional with real musical content and with melodies!” - David Marc Alterman, Composer . . .

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