Faculty - Hero - Higgins
  1. Faculty

Timothy Higgins



  • Private Lessons
  • Low Brass Class


  • BM, Northwestern University


  • San Francisco Symphony, Principal, 2008–Present
  • Sun Valley Summer Symphony
  • National Brass Ensemble

What is your hometown?

Spring, TX

What are you passionate about outside of music?

Running and cocktails.

Who were your major teachers?

Michael Mulcahy and Randy Hawes.

If you could play only three composers for the rest of your life, who would they be?

Mahler, Berlioz, and Brahms.

Who are three students you have had the privilege of teaching?

Nick Platoff, David Binder, and Gabe Roberson.

What recordings can we hear you on?

Stage Left, Timothy Higgins