Timothy Sexton is a native of Hokes Bluff, AL and currently a Graduate Assistant in Music at Boise State University. He assists Dr. Joseph Tornello with athletic bands while pursuing a Master’s degree in trumpet performance with Dr. Derek Ganong. Tim acquired a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Education from Jacksonville State University (Jacksonville, AL) in May of 2014. During his studies, Tim became a brother of Kappa Kappa Psi and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. Upon completing the degree, yet before commencement, he began his first tour as a professional, international performer with the cast of Blast! Brass Theater. Tim was fortunate to tour with this Tony & Emmy awarding-winning ensemble throughout Japan from May to October 2014. Mr. Sexton was previously the Director of Bands at Red Bud Middle and Sonoraville High School, both located in Calhoun, Georgia from 2015 to 2017.
During his extracurricular educational experiences, Tim previously taught in DCI as a visual instructor with the Madison Scouts of Madison, WI from 2013 to 2016 and is currently on visual staff with Crossmen of San Antonio, TX for their 2017 production. As a performer in DCI, Tim marched lead trumpet for Carolina Crown in 2010 & 2011, participating in a Jim Ott award-winning hornline in 2011. He then aged-out as a featured performer/soloist with Spirit of Atlanta in 2012.
Mr. Sexton has also been affiliated with instructing successful WGI Winds groups across the state of Georgia. He primarily instructed visual choreography, yet assisted with music sectionals upon request for Ola High School for 2015 & 2016 and Point University Winds Theater in 2017. All ensembles received top 3 recognition for WGI finals in Dayton, OH during these respective years.