Schodowski, Tim

Director of Bands, Cumberland Academy, Tyler, TX
Tyler Junior College, trumpet professor
Texarkana Symphony Orchestra
Richardson Symphony Orchestra
Moondance Orchestra
East Texas Jazz Orchestra
Rose City Brass Quintet
Senior Recital, 1995
Junior Recital, 1994
Mae Whipple Scholarship for Outstanding Performer, 1994
Magic Springs Orchestra, 1992
performances with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, South Arkansas Symphony Orchestra,
Hot Springs-Arkadelphia Chamber Orchestra, Arkansas Brass
student of Dr. Jim Buckner

Recording of Tim Schodowski on “Take the A Train”

Band Alumnus of the Year

Tim Schodowski with Phil Smith, principal trumpet, New York Philharmonic

Tim Schodowski, director of bands at Quitman (TX), and trumpet professor at Tyler Junior College, presented a guest recital on Tuesday, March 12, at 7:30 pm.  At 12:30 pm he spoke to the Henderson trumpet students about ways for band directors to stay motivated to find time to practice and perform.


Concerto in A Flat – Antonio Vivaldi
Rustiques – Eugene Bozza
The Southern Cross – Herbert L. Clarke
Concerto for Trumpet – Robert Planel

Tim Schodowski is a native of Malvern, Arkansas. He holds a Bachelor in Music Education degree from Henderson State University, a Master in Music Education degree from Texas A&M University Commerce and a Master in Educational Administration degree from the University of Texas at Tyler. Tim is currently the director of bands for the Quitman Independent School District and has a total of 17 years in public education. He also serves as an adjunct music professor at Tyler Junior College.

Tim is also an active musician and has performed with the Richardson Symphony Orchestra, Arkansas Brass, Rose City Brass Quintet, Fort Worth Ballet, East Texas Jazz Orchestra, South Arkansas Symphony, Texarkana Symphony Orchestra, Northeast Texas Symphony Orchestra, Tyler Big Band, Texarkana Jazz Orchestra and several Jazz combos.



 Dr. Buckner, Tim Schodowski, Mr. Laubach after the recital

Tim Schodowski with Dr. Jim Buckner

Guest Recital, Spring, 2013

Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in A-Flat major
Eugene Bozza Rustiques
Herbert L. Clarke The Southern Cross
Robert Planel Concerto


Senior Recital, Spring, 1995

Alexander Goedicke Concert Etude
Giuseppe Tartini Concerto in D major
Georges Enesco Légende
Claude Bolling Toot Suite I. Allegre, II. Mystique, III. Rag-Polka, V. Vesperale, VI. Sprituelle


Junior Recital, Spring, 1994

Richard Peaslee Nightsongs
Herbert L. Clarke The Bride of the Waves
Marcel Poot Trois petits duos with Brian Merritt, trumpet


Performance Labs

Spring 1992 Herbert L. Clarke Stars in a Velvety Sky
Fall 1992 Jules Levy Grand Russian Fantasia
Spring 1993 Georg Friderick Handel The Trumpet Shall Sound from “The Messiah” with Wayne Pope, baritone
Spring 1993 Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for Two Trumpets I. Allegro, with Dan Breshears, trumpet
Fall 1993 Knudage Riisager Concertino II. Andante semplice, III. Rondo vivace
Fall 1994 Robert Planel Concerto II. Lent et calme
Fall 1995 Tomaso Albinoni Concerto in F major
Spring 1996 Marcel Bitsch Quatre variations sur un theme de Domenico Scarlatti