|Timothy J. Brown received his undergraduate musical training at the State University of New York College and at the School of Music at Fredonia. He went on to study music education and vocal performance at Goddard College in Plainfield, VT, and received his M.A. there. Brown taught in public schools for 12 years and enrolled in the doctoral program in music theory and composition at the University of Northern Colorado. He directs the Chancel Choir at Mountain View United Methodist Church in Boulder, CO, and is a commissioned minister of the United Church of Christ.