About Me

Favorite Quotes: Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. (Einstein)

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. (Jimi Hendrix)

Favorite Music Books:

Just David by Eleanor H. Porter

The Boy, the mole, the fox and the Horse

by Charlie Mackery

Name: Dr. Timothy (Terry) Durbin


Suzuki Association of the Americas- Violin Teacher Trainer

DMA-Claremont Graduate University 2006 (Orchestral Conducting)

MM-University of Illinois1982 (Violin Performance)

BM-University of Alabama 1979 (Violin Performance)

New music arranged/composed and available:

1.Jupiter from the Planets by Gustav Holst

 (4 violin AND string orchestra versions)

2. Violin duet part to Kreisler’s Praeludium and Allegro

3.Interlude in an Ancient Mode for String Orchestra by Glazunov

4.Third violin transcription for Dvorak Op.75a Capriccioso

See the “Music” page to get your copy

I hope to see everyone somewhere on my travels this year! Contact me about possible dates to present in your area for your program.

My best,


1412 Tucker Station Rd Unit 339 

Louisville, Ky 40299


2023-24 Workshops and Institutes

January 20-22- Florida Workshop for 

                         Mayra Kucera Dickerson

February 17-19- Oregon Workshop

March 3-5, 2023- Evansville, Indiana


March 26-        Cave Run Symphony

                        Orchestra Concert

April 23-           Cave Run Symphony

                        Orchestra Concert

May 12-14-      Dayton, Ohio workshop

June 3-10-       Cedar City, Utah Institute

June 11-16-      Louisville Suzuki Institute

June 25-30-     Greater Washing, DC

                         Suzuki Institute

July 18-22-        Pennsylvania Institute

July 31-Aug4-    Education for Happiness


Sep 29-30-        Nashville, TN workshop


Jan 12-14-        Madison, WI workshop

March 20-23-    SAA Conference

                          Louisville, KY