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Mr Timothy Palmer BMus(Hons), AdvPgDip, HonBC, (ISM/DBS)
Mr Timothy Palmer BMus(Hons), AdvPgDip, HonBC, (ISM/DBS)

BMus(Hons) *1st Class Honours
AdvPgDip (Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Performance) with distinction.
HonBC (Honorary Member of Birmingham Conservatoire)

Grade 8 Drum Kit (Distinction)
Grade 8 Percussion (Distinction)

DBS Checked, ISM Member, Child Protection and Prevent Training.

100% Pass Rate Students Grade 1-8 since 2003.
Instruments: Drum Kit / Tuned Percussion / Orchestral Percussion
Genre/Style(s): Orchestral, Solo Percussion, Drums
Ability Levels: Beginners to Advanced
Memberships: (verified) Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM)


[email protected]
07813 204818.

Private Instruction from Home Studio includes: 2 Drum Kits, 5 Octave Marimba, Snare Drum, World Percussion. (See photos of studio in my gallery).

'Internationally renowned Percussionist brings Drum Kit and Percussion lessons to Northampton.'

Tim graduated from Birmingham Conservatoire in 2004 with a BMus(Hons) first class degree, gaining the BMus prize for outstanding achievement. He then went on to complete the AdvPgDip International course at the Conservatoire receiving a Distinction.

Residing in Northampton, Tim has played an active role in music around Birmingham, and has performed with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and the Royal Shakespeare Company. With these groups he has performed at the Barbican, BBC Proms (Albert Hall), Symphony Hall, Birmingham and Snape Maltings.

Tim is an active educator and holds teaching positions at Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham University and Rugby School. He was a percussion adjudicator for BBC Young Musician of the Year 2016 and is a former Percussive Arts Society UK Chapter President.

He is known Internationally for his work with Maraca2 Percussion Duo. A group which has been active since 2003. The group has traveled extensively around the World performing and teaching at over 50 schools and Universities in 5 continents. They have appeared at many of the globes top percussion festivals, most notably an evening Showcase Concert at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention, Indianapolis, USA. In 2018 Maraca2 will perform a Concerto with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Tim was recently bestowed with the honour of Honorary Member of Birmingham Conservatoire in recognition for work within the Percussion community and development of a distinguished career within the music industry. (HonBC).

Tim is proud to endorse Sabian Cymbals, Pearl Music Europe, REMO Drumheads, Marimba One, Innovative Percussion, Black Swamp and Tapspace Publications.

He also teaches from his home Studio in Northampton. All ages welcome.

Teaching experience in Rockschool, Trinity, ABRSM boards.

Contact Timothy

Phone: 07813 204818
Mobile: 07813 204818
Fee (30 minutes): £17.00
Fee (60 minutes): £33.50

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