Tim Roberts, Faculty - Music Department

Associate Professor Tim Roberts teaches Theory, Musicianship, Music Fundamentals, Songwriting, History of Rock and Roll, American Roots Music and is Director of the Jazz/Rock Ensemble and the Performance Ensembles.

Tim holds a Masters degree in Improvised Music Studies from San Jose State as well as a Bachelors degree in Music from Kalamazoo College. He is a graduate of Musicians Institute in Hollywood and is a certified, 210-level Pro Tools operator. He previously taught at Musicians Institute, Guitar Activity Center, and Foothill College. He also has a strong background in electronic print music distribution and licensing as the former Managing Editor at MusicWriter, Inc. He’s been a full-time faculty member at Ohlone since 2006.

Tim has over 40 years experience as a professional performer in the Midwest, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. As a guitarist doubling on banjo, mandolin, and nylon-string, Tim continues to be active as an orchestra player in many Bay Area groups including the San Francisco, Oakland, Modesto and Penninsula Symphonies, AMT, ACT and TheatreWorks.

In 2008, 2010 and again in 2014 Tim traveled to China as a visiting Professor at the Zhejiang Vocational Academy of Art in Hangzhou and the Dalian Art College in Dalian, giving solo concerts and teaching classes in Jazz Improv and American Pop Music History.

Tim records for Phretz Music, and has a number of instrumental CDs available on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, etc.

You can view Tim's personal website at www.phretz.com or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TimRobertsGuitar.

See also Tim Roberts' faculty website.

Lost Boy Blues

In Robben's Hood

Doobie-doo

 

Fall 2017 Schedule Office:4108 Phone:510-659-7384 Email:troberts@ohlone.edu
Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:40am-9:40am MUS 111-A
(4110)
MUS 103
(9:00am-10:35am)
4202
MUS 111-A/C
(4110)
MUS 103
(9:00am-10:35am)
4202
MUS 111-C
(4110)
9:55am-10:55am MUS 110A
4202
(cont.) MUS 110A
4202
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11:00am XXXXXX
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MUS 351
11:05am-1:05pm
4110
12:25pm-2:00pm   MUS 125
(3101)
  MUS 125
(3101)
MUS 351 (cont.)
1:45pm-3:50pm         MUS 352
1:45pm-3:50pm
SC-144
2:15pm-3:45pm     MUS 166
3:00pm-4:00pm
3101
  MUS 352 (cont.)
3:00pm-5:00pm Curriculum
Committee
Meetings
(cont.)   Facilities
Committee
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  • MUS-103 Music Fundamentals
  • MUS-110A Music Theory I
  • MUS-111A/C Musicianship I/III
  • MUS-125/HIST-143 History of Rock since 1970
  • MUS-166A Applied Music
  • MUS-351 Instrumental Ensembles
  • MUS-352 Jazz/Rock Ensemble
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