Timothy H. Lindeman is Professor of Music Emeritus at Guilford College, where he served as Chair for more than 20 years. He taught music theory, piano, music history, world music, and an interdisciplinary course on Beethoven and the artists of the time. He received the Ph.D. in music theory with minors in piano and art history from Indiana University. He is well known as a writer, a scholar, a performer, and a lecturer.
He is a published author and has presented papers at several national music conventions. For more than a two decades he has written about the Triad music scene in both Triad Style, the News and Record, and for the on-line journal, Classical Voice of North Carolina. His most recent reviews can read be at www.cvnc.org.
In 2007 he was one of 23 critics from across the country to be accepted in the National Endowment for the Arts sponsored "Reviewing Classical Music and Opera," a ten-day seminar housed at Columbia University in New York City.
His primary research interest is Beethoven. He was one of twelve scholars to participate in an NEH seminar on Beethoven at Harvard University under the tutelage of Lewis Lockwood. As an outcome, he designed an interdisciplinary senior seminar, "Beethoven: The Age of Revolution."
Tim is an active pianist, giving both solo and collaborative recitals, usually with his soprano wife, Nancy Walker, a Professor of Voice Emerita at University of North Carolina at Greensboro. They have performed throughout the US, in China, and in Europe.
In his spare time, Tim likes to cook, exercise, walk the dog (Fanny), and spend time with his two daughters, Kelsey, a veterinarian technician in Greensboro, and Chloe, a Ph.D. student in physics at the University of Chicago. (Both are musically inclined....)