Adjunct Professor of Bass
Tennessee native Tim Pearson has served as assistant principal bass for the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, Evansville Philharmonic and Owensboro Symphony Orchestra. Currently, he is principal bass of the Gateway Chamber Orchestra and is an active freelancer in the Nashville area.
As a chamber and orchestral musician, Pearson has performed with the Kansas City Symphony, Nashville Chamber Orchestra, Sarasota Opera, Memphis Symphony Orchestra, Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and the Stones River Chamber Players. He has also been a member of the Nashville Symphony Orchestra both as a substitute and full time player since 2005.
Pearson has participated in the Pacific, Spoleto USA, National Repertory Orchestra, National Orchestral Institute, Aspen, and Domaine Forget music festivals. He holds degrees from the University of Memphis and Indiana University and has done additional studies with Bruce Bransby and Paul Ellison.